Alexis Pinturault wins at WCup

Updated: January 18, 2013, 1:08 PM ET
Associated Press

WENGEN, Switzerland -- Alexis Pinturault of France used his superior slalom skills to win a World Cup super-combined on Friday, while Ted Ligety skied out.

Pinturault was more than one second faster than any rival in the slalom to win by 1.15 seconds. He finished ahead of Ivica Kostelic of Croatia and Carlo Janka of Switzerland was third.

Ligety, who remains third overall, seemed set for a podium finish until his right ski slipped free making a turn.

"It was his inside ski ...

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