Second-placed Schild of Austria, first-placed Shiffrin of the U.S. and third-placed Zettel of Austria pose for photographers after the second run of the women's alpine skiing slalom event at the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics at the Rosa Khutor Alpine Centre

PHOTO CREDIT: REUTERS/LEONHARD FOEGER

(Reuters) – Mikaela Shiffrin of the United States won the women’s Alpine skiing Olympic slalom gold medal on Friday, according to provisional results.

Austria’s Marlies Schild and Kathrin Zettel took silver and bronze respectively.

(Editing by Ossian Shine)