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Henrik Kristoffersen wins slalom

Updated: January 28, 2014, 6:29 PM ET
Associated Press

SCHLADMING, Austria -- Norwegian teenager Henrik Kristoffersen upset the Olympic slalom favorites by winning a World Cup night race Tuesday.

In front of a ski-mad crowd of 45,000, the 19-year-old Kristoffersen beat Marcel Hirscher and Felix Neureuther by putting in a blistering second run for his first career victory.

"Incredible, I am really satisfied," said Kristoffersen, who threw away his poles and fell on his back in celebration after crossing the finish line.

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