The Olympic champion needed one minute 39.74 seconds to get down the course, 0.66 seconds ahead of world champion Beat Feuz of Switzerland, who last week won the season-opening men's downhill at Lake Louise.

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France's Adrien Theaux, who posted the quickest time in the first round of men's downhill on Wednesday, was fifth fastest in his second attempt with a time of 1:41.01.
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Last weekend's Super-G winner Jansrud Kjetil (1:41.25) was ninth, while former world downhill champion Aksel Lund Svindal (1:41.34) of Norway was 12th.
The Super-G race is schedule for Friday followed by downhill and giant slalom races over the following two days. (Reporting by Frank Pingue in Toronto, editing by Ed Osmond)
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