Maria Hoefl-Riesch out for season

Updated: March 12, 2014, 1:22 PM ET
Associated Press

LENZERHEIDE, Switzerland -- Maria Hoefl-Riesch will miss the rest of the ski season after crashing in a World Cup downhill on Wednesday, leaving Anna Fenninger as the favorite to win the overall title.

Germany team spokesman Ralph Eder told The Associated Press that Hoefl-Riesch will not start the three remaining races this week because of leg, elbow and shoulder injuries on her left side.

She sustained the injuries when sliding off course and into the safety nets, and was taken ...

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