CORTINA D’AMPEZZO, Italy (AP) — The Latest from the skiing world championships (all times local):
Norway won the gold medal in the team event at the skiing world championships by beating Scandinavian neighbor Sweden.
Thea Louise Stjernesund, Sebastian Foss-Solevaag and Fabian Wilkens Solheim won their runs in the final to give Norway a 3-1 victory.
Germany beat defending champion Switzerland for bronze.
Kristin Lysdahl and Kristina Riis-Johannessen were also on Norway’s team.
Solevaag stopped racing midway through his heat against Kristoffer Jakobsen when the Swede made a mistake and appeared to invade his course. The jury opted for a re-run and Solevaag won.
Solheim then won the decisive heat over Mattias Roenngren.
Sweden eliminated three-time champion Austria in the quarterfinals.
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