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Contributed by NAMPA / Associated Press.
Shiffrin slalom rival Velez Zuzulova hurts knee in training<
BRATISLAVA, Slovakia (AP) - One of Mikaela Shiffrin's expected main rivals for the Pyeongchang Olympic slalom title has injured her right knee in training.
Veronika Velez Zuzulova has posted a photo on her Facebook page of herself using crutches to walk, and says she has returned home to Slovakia.
The International Ski Federation says Velez Zuzulova suffered a suspected ACL tear while training in Argentina. ...