FALUN, Sweden (AP) — Petter Northug wrapped up his most successful championships with the kind of performance that has made him the world’s top cross-country skier.
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FALUN, Sweden (AP) — Therese Johaug upstaged Norwegian teammate Marit Bjoergen by winning the women’s 30-kilometer cross-country race by almost a minute Saturday, ending the Nordic skiing world championships as the most successful woman with three golds.
FALUN, Sweden (AP) — Norway won the ski jump team event on Saturday to end Austria’s streak of five straight victories at the world championships.
FALUN, Sweden (AP) — France defended its world championship title in the Nordic combined team sprint event Saturday after Jason Lamy Chappuis held off Germany’s Johannes Rydzek in the final sprint.
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.