Tuesday, December 20, 2011
Mikael Kingsbury, Hannah Kearney win
MERIBEL, France -- Mikael Kingsbury of Canada and American Hannah Kearney extended their perfect start in World Cup freestyle skiing by winning dual moguls events on Tuesday.
World silver medalist Kingsbury beat Anthony Benna of France in the men's final. American skier Sho Kashima defeated compatriot Jeremy Cota in the consolation run to take third place.
In the women's final, Olympic champion Kearney beat Justine Dufour-Lapointe of Canada. American skier Heather McPhie finished third and Ekaterina Stolyarova of Russia placed fourth.
Kingsbury and Kearney both won the opener in Ruka, Finland, ten days ago.
The next moguls event is in Mont Gabriel, Canada, on Jan. 14.