Austria's Markus Salcher wins men's downhill standing at IPC Alpine Skiing World Cup in Tignes

Downhill world champion Austrian Markus Salcher (1:18.41) topped an all-star men's standing podium for the second day in a row, to record his third World Cup victory of the season. He led home his Swiss rival Michael Bruegger (1:21.87) into second, and French double world champion Vincent Gauthier (1:22.37) in third. Races continue in Tignes on Thursday (30 January) with giant slalom and conclude on Friday (31 January), before skiers head to St. Moritz, Switzerland, from 3-6 February. The IPC Alpine Skiing World Cup Finals will be held in Tarvisio, Italy, from 24-27 February and will be the last opportunity for skiers to compete ahead of Sochi 2014 where alpine skiing competitions begin on 8 March. Rankings are available at