"If they don't let the best guys race then it would be absurd," Ligety said. "It wouldn't be an event. ... They'll get it figured out. They'll make it so the best guys can race. It wouldn't make any sense otherwise."
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"It will be like spring, with water splashing up from the snow on your legs," Ligety, who won the GS race here last year, told The Associated Press.
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