Hermann Maier returned to ski racing, World Cup leader Bode Miller dodged a bullet in his duel with Stephan Eberharter of Austria and Daron Rahlves was the lone U.S. skier to finish Tuesday, in 22nd place.
Remember the part about Kjetil Andre Aamodt sitting out the downhill to concentrate on the technical events? Well, it worked. He didn't quite manage the gold in today's GS, but settled on silver for his 13th medal and second of these Championships.
Norway's Kjetil Andre Aamodt collected this third consecutive gold medal in combined Tuesday as he held off Austrian Mario Matt after Bode Miller-fourth at the start of the downhill- crashed midway through his race.
Hermann Maier chalked up his 27th career World Cup win in a Giant Slalom race on Saturday, surpassing Franz Klammer's record. Maier now holds the record for career World Cup wins and shows no sign of slowing down.