For the aged: Svindal wins downhill; oldest Alpine winner

  • Norway’s Aksel Lund Svindal reacts in the finish area of the men’s downhill at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Jeongseon, South Korea, Thursday, Feb. 15, 2018. (AP Photo/Christophe Ena)

JEONGSEON, South Korea — Aksel Lund Svindal won the men’s downhill Thursday, making the 35-year-old Norwegian the oldest Olympic gold medalist in Alpine skiing.