Posts Tagged Germany

German-language pop superstar Udo Juergens dies

BERLIN (AP) — Udo Juergens, an Austrian-born star who dominated pop music in the German-speaking world and sold more than 100 million records in a career spanning five decades, died on Sunday. He was 80 years old.

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Norway edges Germany in Nordic combined team event

Germany's Fabian Riessle, left, and Norway's Joergen Graabak arrive in the finish area during the Nordic Combined World Cup team competition in Ramsau, Austria, on Saturday, Dec. 20, 2014. Team Norway won the competition ahead of Germany. (AP Photo/Kerstin Joensson)

RAMSAU, Austria (AP) — Norway won a Nordic combined World Cup team event after Joergen Graabak beat Germany’s Fabian Riessle by the length of a ski tip in the cross-country race on Saturday.

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Germany’s Freitag wins ski jump World Cup event

ENGELBERG, Switzerland (AP) — Richard Freitag of Germany won a ski jump World Cup event on Saturday, rising from fourth place after the first round.

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Davydenko beats Mayer to win BMW Open

Nikolay Davydenko of Russia returns the ball to Florian Mayer of Germany during their final match at the ATP tennis tournament BMW Open in Munich, southern Germany, on Sunday, May 1, 2011. (AP Photo/Matthias Schrader)

MUNICH (AP) — Nikolay Davydenko won his second BMW Open title on Sunday by beating Florian Mayer of Germany 6-3, 3-6, 6-1.

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