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Olympic Medal: Women's Cross-Country Team Sprint

Feb. 19, 2014 at 7:13 AM

SOCHI, Russia, Feb. 19 (UPI) -- Norwegians Ingvild Flugstad Oestberg and Marit Bjoergen won the Olympic gold medal Wednesday in the women's cross-country team sprint.

The silver went to Finland and Sweden received the bronze.

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The event consists of two team members taking turns skiing legs of 1.5 kilometers each. Three legs are skied by each competitor.

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