Skiing: Tina Maze wins Finland World Cup female slalom

(AGI) Levi (Finland), Nov 15 - The slopes in Levi havefulfilled Tina Maze's ambition to win the Finland World Cupfemale slalom. The 31-year old Slovenian champion, who had wonthird place in last season's slalom race on the same Finnishpiste, made the podium again after a convincing performance inboth runs, thus putting an end to a negative period in whichshe had harvested almost nothing compared to her potential.Sweden's Frida Hansdotter's 24th victory in her career andfourth in a slalom race placed her in second position, followedby the evergreen Kathrin Zettel in third.

(AGI) Levi (Finland), Nov 15 - The slopes in Levi havefulfilled Tina Maze's ambition to win the Finland World Cupfemale slalom. The 31-year old Slovenian champion, who had wonthird place in last season's slalom race on the same Finnishpiste, made the podium again after a convincing performance inboth runs, thus putting an end to a negative period in whichshe had harvested almost nothing compared to her potential.Sweden's Frida Hansdotter's 24th victory in her career andfourth in a slalom race placed her in second position, followedby the evergreen Kathrin Zettel in third. . .