ASPEN, CO - MARCH 19:  Mikaela Shiffrin of United States celebrates with the globes for being awarded the overall season ladies' champion and lasies' season slalom champion at the 2017 Audi FIS Ski World Cup Finals at Aspen Mountain on March 19, 2017 in Aspen, Colorado.  (Photo by Tom Pennington/Getty Images)

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