Swiss skier Albrecht has knee surgery

Updated: November 28, 2012, 9:14 AM ET
Associated Press

BERN, Switzerland -- Daniel Albrecht has undergone surgery in Switzerland after seriously injuring his left knee in a training crash on the World Cup downhill course in Lake Louise, Alberta.

The Swiss ski federation says Albrecht arrived home Tuesday and went to a hospital in Bern. The team says the 29-year-old racer had an operation on a dislocated kneecap and torn ligaments.

Albrecht was preparing to start his first World Cup downhill since a horrific crash in 2009 during training ...

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