Svindal wins world downhill title

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Norway's Aksel Lund Svindal won the men's downhill at the Alpine skiing world championships in Schladming on Saturday.

 Photo: Dominic Ebenbichler / Reuters
Aksel Lund Svindal of Norway skis during the men's Downhill race at the World Alpine Skiing Championships in Schladming February 9, 2013.
Photo: Dominic Ebenbichler / Reuters

Italy's Dominik Paris was second and France's David Poisson finished third.

(Reporting by Patrick Lang; Editing by John Mehaffey)

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