HomeSportsSofia Goggia: Italian downhill skier and World Cup leader breaks leg in...

Sofia Goggia: Italian downhill skier and World Cup leader breaks leg in training crash

Date:

Related stories

NBA Twitter’s latest ‘Woj Bomb’ was just an NFT scam

People who still use NBA Top Shot were the...

Kris Murray Talks About Rookie NBA Season

The Portland Trail Blazers were unable to...

BetMGM bonus code NEWSWEEK150 flips any $5+ NBA bet into $150 in bonuses

Sports Betting Dime provides exclusive sports betting commercial content...

Italy announces bilateral security deal with Ukraine – Social News XYZ

Rome, Feb 25 (SocialNews.XYZ) The Italian government has announced...
spot_imgspot_img

Olympic downhill gold medallist Sofia Goggia has broken her leg in training.

The 31-year-old, who won gold in Pyeongchang in 2018, crashed when she ran her leg into a gate on a right-hand turn in Ponte di Legno, Italy.

The Italian Winter Sports Federation (FISI) said she sustained a double fracture to her right tibia and would require surgery.

Italian Goggia is the reigning World Cup downhill champion and leader in this season’s standings.

She has 350 points, with Austria’s Stephanie Venier second on 261, and Switzerland’s Lara Gut-Behrami third on 209.

Goggia’s injury comes after bad crashes for American superstar Mikaela Shiffrin and Olympic slalom champion Petra Vlhova in January.

- Never miss a story with notifications

- Gain full access to our premium content

- Browse free from up to 5 devices at once

Latest stories

spot_img

LEAVE A REPLY

Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here