Swiss Kummer wins women's parallel giant slalom gold

Reuters News
Posted: Feb 19, 2014 6:23 AM

ROSA KHUTOR, Russia (Reuters) - Patrizia Kummer of Switzerland won the gold medal in the women's snowboard parallel giant slalom at the Sochi Olympics on Wednesday.

Tomoka Takeuchi of Japan took the silver, while the bronze went to Alena Zavarzina of Russia.

(Editing by Peter Rutherford)