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McGarry finishes well in Giant Slalom

Updated: Thursday, 14 Jun 2007 16:30

McGarry finishes well in Giant Slalom

Ireland's Kirsten McGarry came 32nd out of 54 competitors in the ladies' Giant Slalom in the Winter Olympics in Turin today.

McGarry completed the event in 2:22.87, while the USA's Julia Mancuso won gold in a time of 2:9.19.

Mancuso, who has never won a World Cup race, held on to her first-leg lead to finish 0.67 seconds ahead of Tanja Poutiainen, who became Finland's first Olympic medallist in the sport.

Sweden's Anna Ottosson took bronze.