Marcel Hirscher

Ted Ligety of the USA takes the 1st place during the Audi FIS Alpine Ski World Cup Men's Giant Slalom on December 07, 2014 in Beaver Creek, Colorado. (Photo by Alexis Boichard/Agence Zoom/Getty Images)

American Ted Ligety Wins Beaver Creek Giant Slalom

Ted Ligety caught up to his boyhood idol on a day when no one could come close to catching up to him, even with a broken wrist.

12/08/2014

Ted Ligety of the USA takes the 1st  place during the Audi FIS Alpine Ski World Cup Men's Giant Slalom on December 08, 2013 in Beaver Creek, Colorado. (Photo by Alexis Boichard/Agence Zoom/Getty Images)

Ligety Edges Miller To Win World Cup Giant Slalom At Beaver Creek

Ted Ligety leaned over his skis as far as gravity would allow, trying to get across the finish line just a little quicker.

12/08/2013

Ted Ligety of the USA skis to first place in the men's giant slalom during the Audi FIS World Cup on the Birds of Prey on December 6, 2011 in Beaver Creek, United States. (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)

Ligety Of U.S. Rallies To Win World Cup Giant Slalom

Ted Ligety turned in a dazzling second run in frigid conditions to capture a World Cup giant slalom.

12/06/2011

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