Petra cemented her position at the head of the slalom tree, and usurped Lara Gut-Behrami at the top of the overall standings, with victory in Are.
Backing up her win on Sunday on home snow in the giant slalom, Vlhova produced a run of 1:45.16 to edge out Katharina Liensberger and Mikaela Shiffrin.
The victory was the 20th World Cup success of Vlhova’s career, and she will have high hopes of repeating the feat and doing the double on Saturday.
Alpine Skiing
Shiffrin wins fourth overall World Cup title to recover from Beijing nightmare
17/03/2022 AT 10:54
World champion Liensberger had an excellent run of 1:45.36 and it made Vlhova work extremely hard to claim the win.
The victory enabled Vlhova to extend her lead over Shiffrin to 85 points in the race for the slalom title, while she is now 64 ahead of Gut-Behrami in the overall standings.

Brilliant Vhlova slaloms to top of World Cup standings

Shiffrin started well but made a huge error towards the top and it cost her dear. The American powered through the remainder of the course, but the damage was too big and she had to settle for a place on the podium in third place with a time of 1:45.80.
British skier Charlie Guest had a tough second run, as a couple of errors saw her finish 23rd with a time of 1:48.80
Shiffrin back to best with stunning record-breaking win in Schladming
11/01/2022 AT 21:06
Women's night slalom relocated to Schladming as Covid-19 cases force Flachau cancellation
06/01/2022 AT 13:28