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Northug leads Norway to men’s relay gold at Nordic worlds

FALUN, Sweden (AP) — Petter Northug showed again that he’s almost unbeatable in a sprint finish, leading Norway to the men’s cross-country relay gold Friday for the fifth straight time at the world championships.

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Norway restores order by winning women’s cross-country relay

Austria's Bernhard Gruber reacts after winning the 10km individual race during the Nordic Combined Gundersen LH HS134/10,0 (K) at the 2015 FIS Nordic Skiing World Championships in Falun, Sweden, Thursday, Feb. 26, 2015.  (AP Photo, TT, Anders Wiklund) SWEDEN OUT

FALUN, Sweden (AP) — Marit Bjoergen collected one of the few records she didn’t already have as Norway restored some order to women’s cross-country skiing by easily winning the 4×5-kilometer relay at the world championships on Thursday.

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Olsson of Sweden wins 15K freestyle race at Nordic worlds

FALUN, Sweden (AP) — When a viral illness ruined the early part of his season, Johan Olsson wasn’t sure whether he’d even get a chance at one more world championship title.

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Olsson of Sweden wins 15K freestyle race at Nordic worlds

FALUN, Sweden (AP) — Johan Olsson of Sweden won the men’s 15-kilometer freestyle race Wednesday for his second career cross-country skiing world championship title.

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Germany wins mixed team ski jump event at worlds

Germany's teammates Richard Freitag, from left,  Severin Freund,  Katharina Althaus and  Carina Vogt celebrate after winning the Mixed Team Ski Jumping competition at the Nordic Skiing World Championships in Falun, Sweden, Sunday, Feb. 22, 2015. (AP Photo/Matthias Schrader)

FALUN, Sweden (AP) — Severin Freund helped Germany win the mixed team ski jump event at the Nordic skiing world championships Sunday by doing just enough in the final round to hold off Norway.

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