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Fenninger tops Olympic downhill ski training after stoppage

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Austrian Anna Fenninger topped the standings of the first women's Olympic downhill training run on Thursday, but only after a lengthy stoppage as organisers altered the configuration of the final jump. 

Austria's Anna Fenninger jumps during a Women's Alpine Skiing Downhill training session at the Rosa Khutor Alpine Center on February 6, 2014

The women got under way on schedule but only four runners had come down the 2.7km-long course when the International Ski Federation (FIS) decided to call a halt and hold the programme again.

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