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Vonn fifth in World Cup downhill training run

LAKE LOUISE, Alberta – Lindsey Vonn was fifth in downhill World Cup training Thursday on a course where the American star has won five straight downhills.

Maria Holaus of Austria was the fastest woman in the third and final training run for the Bombardier Lake Louise World Cup. Nadia Styger of Switzerland was second and Andrea Fischbacher of Austria was third.

Holaus was timed in 1 minute 50.95 seconds. She had the fastest time in the first training run Tuesday and was second to Vonn on Wednesday.

The first of two downhills is Friday, followed by another Saturday and a super-G Sunday.

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