Posts Tagged Nordic skiing

Freund wins World Cup ski jump in Russia

NIZHNY TAGIL, Russia (AP) — Germany’s Severin Freund won a shortened ski jump World Cup event on Sunday after the second round was canceled due to unsafe wind conditions.

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Makarainen wins 3rd straight biathlon WCup race

HOCHFILZEN, Austria (AP) — Olympic pursuit champion Martin Fourcade of France shot flawlessly to win a biathlon World Cup event Sunday, while Kaisa Makarainen of Finland dominated the women’s pursuit for her third straight World Cup win.

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Fannemel wins ski jump World Cup event in Russia

NIZHNY TAGIL, Russia (AP) — Anders Fannemel of Norway earned his first career ski jump World Cup victory on Saturday by finishing first in a large hill night event.

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Sundby, Johaug win cross-country races for Norway

Didrik Toenseth of Norway, 2nd, Martin Johnsrud Sundby of Norway, 1st, and Dario Cologna of Switzerland, 3rd, from left, pose after  the 15 km men's classic race at the Davos Nordic FIS Cross Country  skiing World Cup in Davos, Switzerland, Saturday, Dec.13, 2014. (AP Photo/Keystone,Gian Ehrenzeller)

DAVOS, Switzerland (AP) — Martin Johnsrud Sundby and Therese Johaug led 1-2 finishes for Norway in men’s and women’s cross-country skiing World Cup races on Saturday.

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