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Hoefl-Riesch wins back-to-back downhills

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Germany's Maria Hoefl-Riesch captured her second World Cup downhill in as many days as Lindsey Vonn continued her comeback from injury with an improved performance in Lake Louise on Saturday. 

Germany's Maria Hoefl-Riesch skis during the Ladies downhill during the alpine skiing FIS World Cup in Lake Louise, Canada, on December 7, 2013

Two-time Olympic gold medallist Hoefl-Riesch clocked a time of one minute, 55.09 seconds to finish 0.34 seconds ahead of runner-up Tina Weirather, of Liechtenstein, and Austrian Anna Fenninger who placed third in 1:55.56.

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