Mogul skiing: Perrine Laffont loses her title in parallel

Sacred Monday individually, the only title she lacked, Perrine Laffont stopped in the quarterfinal of the parallel event on Tuesday against Russian Viktoriia Lazarenko at the World Championships in Almaty (Kazakhstan). The Frenchwoman lost with a score of 70.13 points, missing the second jump of her run against the Russian who obtained 82.91 points. At 22, she was double title holder in this event during the 2017 and 2019 Worlds.

It was also in a parallel event, that of Dear Valley (United States) in February, that his streak of four wins at the start of the World Cup season ended. She had already been stopped in the quarterfinals by the American Tess Johnson and had finished fifth in the event.

A new globe in sight

Despite her elimination on Tuesday, the Frenchwoman has already won everything at just 22 years old. Olympic champion in 2018, she won world gold in the individual on Monday, the only title she did not yet have on her record, finishing second in 2017 and third in 2019.

The Ariégeoise already has 34 World Cup podiums including 21 victories. This season, before the last World Cup stage which will also be held in Almaty, she is guaranteed to win the crystal globe of the World Cup. This will be his fourth.

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