Kristoffersen leads slalom, Hirscher close to overall title

Kristoffersen leads slalom, Hirscher close to overall title

KRANJSKA GORA, Slovenia (AP) — Henrik Kristoffersen built a big lead in the opening run of a men’s World Cup slalom on Sunday, a day after he won a giant slalom on the same hill.

On a weakened course after days of mild temperatures and rain, the Norwegian led Manfred Moelgg of Italy by 0.57 seconds and Alexis Pinturault of France by 0.62.

Kristoffersen has won 15 slaloms in his career but none since triumphing in Kitzbuehel in January 2018.

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