Posts Tagged Europe

Norway wins Nordic Combined team sprint again

VAL DI FIEMME, Italy (AP) — Norway won a second successive Nordic Combined team sprint as Jorgen Graabak and Jan Schmid edged out Germany and Austria on Saturday.

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Slovenia wins ski jump team World Cup, Stoch disqualified

WILLINGEN, Germany (AP) — Olympic champion Germany lost a ski jump team World Cup at home to Slovenia on Saturday.

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Tuktamysheva wins gold at European figure skating champs

Elizaveta Tuktamysheva, of Russia, skates during her free program at the European Figure Skating championships in Stockholm, Sweden, on Saturday, Jan. 31, 2015. (AP Photo/Ivan Sekretarev)

STOCKHOLM (AP) — Elizaveta Tuktamysheva won gold at the European Figure Skating Championships with a free skate of technical precision and wide emotional range, heading a Russian sweep of the medals in the women’s event.

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Bergsma wins men’s 5,000 race at speedskating World Cup meet

HAMAR, Norway (AP) — Jorrit Bergsma beat fellow Dutchman Douwe de Vries to win the men’s 5,000-meter race at a speedskating World Cup event Saturday.

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Friedrich wins bobsled World Cup race in La Plagne

LA PLAGNE, France (AP) — World champion Francesco Friedrich won a two-man bobsled World Cup race on Saturday with fellow German Martin Grothkopp for his second win this season.

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