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U.S. pair second in Team SBX

12/18/2010

TELLURIDE, Colo. -- Italy's Luca Matteotti and Alberto Schiavon won the World Cup snowboard Team SBX event Saturday, beating Americans Jonathan Cheever and Alex Deibold.

In Team SBX, when the first racer crosses the finish line, a sensor triggers the start gate for the second.

Americans Nick Baumgartner and Jayson Hale finished third.

Bulgaria's Alexandra Jekova and Norway's Helene Olafsen won the women's race. Austria's Maria Ramberger and Susanne Moll were second, and Americans Lindsey Jacobellis and Callan Chythlook-Sifsof finished third.