Marcel Hirscher won the men's slalom at the Alpine Skiing World Cup leg in Levi, Finland - which meant he kept up in the reindeer stakes with Mikaela Shiffrin.
Defending overall Alpine Skiing World Cup champion Mikaela Shiffrin took women's slalom honours in Levi as the second leg of the season began in the Finnish resort.
Finland will host the second leg of the International Ski Federation (FIS) Alpine World Cup season from tomorrow with men's and women's slalom events taking place in Levi.
Swiss World Cup downhill skier Gian Luca Barandun has died in a paragliding accident at the age of 24.
The International Ski Federation (FIS) has announced that the cancelled men's giant slalom event from the Alpine Skiing World Cup in Sölden has been re-scheduled to take place in fellow Austrian resort Saalbach-Hinterglemm on December 20.
The opening race of the men's Alpine Skiing World Cup season was ruined by the weather as strong winds and heavy snow forced the cancellation of giant slalom action in Sölden.
Tessa Worley claimed the early-season bragging rights as the French athlete triumphed in the women's giant slalom event on the opening day of the Alpine Skiing World Cup campaign in Sölden.
Austrian Marcel Hirscher is set to begin his attempt at extending his record of consecutive Alpine Skiing World Cup overall titles to eight at the traditional curtain-raiser in Sölden this weekend.
Italy's Olympic downhill champion Sofia Goggia is set to miss the start of the season after breaking her ankle in training.
The opening leg of the new Alpine Skiing World Cup season will go ahead as planned after organisers in Sölden reported a positive snow control.
Three-time Olympic medallist Lindsey Vonn has announced she will retire at the end of the 2018-2019 International Ski Federation (FIS) Alpine Skiing World Cup season.
The International Ski Federation (FIS) Technical Committees are set to gather in Zurich next week to work on the final details for the 2018-2019 season.
Courchevel-Meribel, due to host the International Ski Federation (FIS) Alpine World Ski Championships in 2023, has held a pre-inspection visit.
American downhill skier Breezy Johnson will miss the 2018-2019 season after suffering a serious knee injury during a training camp in Chile.
British Winter Olympian Gar Trayner has been appointed as sport education director at United States Ski and Snowboard (USS).