skier Stefan Luitz has experienced two days after the recognition of his so far only world Cup victory. The 26-Year-old arbitration in the giant slalom in the Swiss Adelboden in the final, and dislocated the left shoulder.

After the first run Luitz was still on rank four, only 0.22 seconds Scam be behind the leader, Henrik Kristoffersen. However, in the second passage on the legendary Chuenisbärgli, he slipped away even before the first intermediate time in a curve to the left and missed the next gate. Luitz was then the shoulder and was brought to in-depth studies with the helicopter to the hospital.

Luitz had been withdrawn on Thursday because of the so-called oxygen-affair, his first world Cup victory. The Anti-Doping Commission of the world Federation Fis had decided, after a consultation with him because of the illicit Inhalation of oxygen at 2. To disqualify of December in the giant slalom in Beaver Creek later.

made a mess of While the best German giant slalom driver, kept Marcel Hirscher of Austria, the nerve and drove his 66. Success, of course, two on one before. The Norwegian Kristoffersen (0.71 seconds lagging behind) lost the lead in the final and came in Second. Third place went to Frenchman Thomas Fanara (1.04 seconds residue).

The probably most difficult race of the season on bare ice and no Starter arrived without errors to the destination. The other five Germans Fritz Dopfer missed the final. Felix Neureuther starts only at the Slalom on Sunday.


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