US skier Cook leads final worlds downhill training
SCHLADMING, Austria -- American Stacey Cook posted the fastest time in final training session Saturday for the downhill at the world championships.
She timed 1 minute, 50.87 seconds on the Streicher course to lead Marion Rolland of France by 1.83. Stefanie Moser of Austria was 2.34 behind in third.
Austria's Regina Sterz, who led the first two training sessions, finished more than 3 seconds behind Cook.
Only 22 racers took part in the third session. Tina Maze of Slovenia, Maria Hoefl-Riesch of Germany, Lara Gut of Switzerland and Anna Fenninger of Austria were among skiers who opted to rest.
Copyright 2013 by The Associated Press
This story is from ESPN.com's automated news wire. Wire index
ESPN TOP HEADLINES
- Harden, Smith lead Rockets by Griz in OT
- Dirk into 8th on NBA scoring list, razzes Kobe
- Source: Kuroda leaving MLB, returning to Japan
- LeBron rallies Irving-less Cavs past Magic