Mikaela Shiffrin misses historic win with defeat by Petra Vlhova

(CNN)She was targeting a historical 8th straight slalom success, however Mikaela Shiffrin’s winning streak concerned an end with defeat by Petra Vlhova in Austria Tuesday.

Vlhova, likewise 23, originated from behind on the 2nd go to win by 0.15 seconds to hand Shiffrin her very first World Cup specific slalom defeat because last January.
” Tonight, she (Petra) got me,” stated Shiffrin. “I understand that I can’t win every race– I’m just human. It’s a huge battle with Petra. That’s inspiring … not numbers or records, however snowboarding my finest and battling out there.”

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