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Norway wins women’s team sprint at Nordic worlds

FALUN, Sweden (AP) — Norway won the women’s cross-country team sprint in dominating fashion on Sunday at the Nordic skiing world championship.

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Velta of Norway wins men’s ski jump at Nordic worlds

FALUN, Sweden (AP) — Rune Velta of Norway stunned the pre-competition favorites to win the men’s normal hill ski jump competition Saturday at the Nordic skiing world championships.

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Vylegzhanin, Johaug win skiathlon gold at Nordic ski worlds

Cross-country Skiathlon winners on the podium, with winner Maxim Vylegzhanin of Russia, third placed Alex Harvey of Canada, right, and second placed Dario Cologna of Switzerland, left, after the men cross-country men's skiathlon event at Nordic Skiing World Championships in Falun, Sweden, Saturday Feb. 21, 2015. (AP Photo/Fredrik Sandberg) SWEDEN OUT

FALUN, Sweden (AP) — After six silver medals at major events, Maxim Vylegzhanin had enough of finishing second.

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