Suter wins World Cup super-G in Austria

January 8, 2012 - 9:42 AM

BAD KLEINKIRCHHEIM, Austria (AP) — Fabienne Suter of Switzerland won a super-G race Sunday, while Lindsey Vonn was 18th to miss a World Cup podium in the discipline for the first time in nearly three years.

Vonn finished 1.53 seconds behind Suter but remained in the lead of both the overall and the super-G standings.

Suter was timed in 1 minute, 9.55 seconds on the Kaernten-Franz Klammer course for her fourth career World Cup victory.

Tina Maze of Slovenia was the runner-up, 0.34 seconds behind. Anna Fenninger of Austria was third, another 0.40 back.