News Archive; December 2001


Worldloppet Update/American Birkebeiner
Cold, Hard Facts Good News for Cross-Country SkiersHAYWARD, Wisc. -- The Northland's endless fall came to an abrupt halt...
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01. December 2001

Nordic Combined Update/Lillehammer
Is has been a few confusing days for the Nordic combined at Lillehammer. First the team competition was cancelled, then...
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01. December 2001

KOSTNER SHINES AGAIN AT LAKE LOUISE/CAN NEWS
Maybe they should change the name from Whitehorn Mountain to Mount Kostner, because when it comes to ski racing, Isolde ...
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01. December 2001

Vittoz Hopes for Medal in Olympics
France’s Vincent Vittoz did score a second place in one individual cross country world cup in the 2000/2001 seaso...
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01. December 2001

Lodwick in Prime Position in Nordic Combined
The Nordic combined ski jumping part is just completed at Lillehammer, Norway. The race was held during heavy snowfall,...
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01. December 2001

Street Disappointed by Losing out on top 3
Picabo Street's face took on a grave expression when Isolde Kostner flew past the finish line and knocked her out of fir...
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01. December 2001

Skari Struggling in Skating, Yet Has 8 Victories
Norway’s leading cross-country skier Bente Skari has been struggling for years to learn how to perform better in t...
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01. December 2001

Malysz Leads Ahead of 3 Germans in SJ WC
Poland’s Adam Malysz has taken the lead after the first jump in the ski jumping world cup in Neustadt.Germany has ...
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01. December 2001

Solbakken and Verdenius Beaten in XC in Norway
The Norwegian cross-country skiers did ski the “BUL Sprinten” on Saturday. The world cup skiers did not part...
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01. December 2001

Malysz Wins by Almost 40 Points on Schmitt
Poland’s Adam Malysz left no questions behind as he won Saturday’s k120 ski jumping event in Neustadt by alm...
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01. December 2001

Test
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01. December 2001

Lodwick Heading for 5th WC Victory
Todd Lodwick, one of the American Olympic medal candidates in the Nordic combined discipline ahead of the Olympics, is w...
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01. December 2001

Hannawald Disqualified in Neustadt
Germany’s Sven Hannavald, second after the first jump on Saturday’s ski jumping world cup in Neustadt, was d...
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01. December 2001

Start Lists NC Norway
The men's start list for the 15k cross country in the Nordic combined in Norway. Time difference to the right.1 Todd Lod...
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02. December 2001

HALTMAYER SOARS IN SUPER-G
Last year, Germany’s Petra Haltmayer shocked everyone at the Lake Louise Winterstart World Cup by winning a downhi...
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02. December 2001

Cogne and Brusson XC Races to be Rescheduled
There are many problems for the organization of the cross country world cups in Cogne & Brusson of next weekend.Actually...
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02. December 2001

Lodwick in Clear Lead in NC
American Todd Lodwick dominates in the Nordic combined at Beitost...
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02. December 2001

Hannawald Leads in Neustadt
Germany’s Swen Hannawald has taken the lead after the first jump in the ski jumping world cup in Neustadt. Hannaw...
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02. December 2001

Lodwick Records 5th Victory in Nordic Combined
The USA’s Todd Lodwick won the Gundersen Nordic combined at Beitost...
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02. December 2001

Hannawald Beats Malysz in Neustadt
Germany’s Sven Hannawald won Sunday’s world cup ski jumping in Neustadt, Germany. Hannawald, disqualified ...
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02. December 2001

Sprint Champion Verdenius Second in Sprint
The Norwegian cross-country skiers did a sprint skate event on Sunday at Domb...
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02. December 2001

Norwegian Aalbu Enjoys US Success in NC
Jan Erik Aalbu, the American head coach for Nordic combined, enjoyed great success at home in Norway this weekend.Result...
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02. December 2001

NC Stats, Germany Leading on all Fronts
Germany has taken a clear lead in the nations cup ranking in Nordic combined. Germany is followed by Finland, Austria, ...
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02. December 2001

World Cup Standings Women's Alpine 021201
1 Dorfmeister Michaela AUT 316 2 Kostner Isolde ITA 242 3 Montillet Carole FRA 169 4 Nef Sonja SUI 140 Athletes links:ht...
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02. December 2001

Olympic Stats. No US Gold Yet
The US Nordic combined team stand a realistic chance to earn one or more medals in the Olympic games on home soil.A quic...
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02. December 2001

US Nordic Combined Update
A newly confident Todd Lodwick (Steamboat Springs, CO) led all the way Sunday in a 15-km cross country race to lock-up t...
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03. December 2001

Hannawald Records 7th WC Victory
German ski jumper Sven Hannawald, after having struggled in the 2000/2001 season, struck back in great style in Neustadt...
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03. December 2001

Malysz Lead World Cup
Poland’s Adam Malysz has taken a clear lead in the ski jumping world cup. He has 2 victories and 2 second places ...
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03. December 2001

Ski Jumping Notes and Commnents
Finland’s Risto Jussilainen fell in the first jump on Saturday still managed a 9th on the day. He was third in th...
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03. December 2001

Rottmann Wins Biathlon in Austria
The biathlon world cup is set to start on Wednesday in Hochfilzen. Please find below results from Austrian test races (...
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03. December 2001

Rottmann Wins Biathlon in Austria
The biathlon world cup is set to start on Wednesday in Hochfilzen. Please find below results from Austrian test races (...
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03. December 2001

Biathlon Updates
www.wintersport.as will as a part of offering a complete winter sports package from now on offer sites with comments on ...
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03. December 2001

Latest Biathlon Odds
www.wintersport.as will as a part of offering a complete winter sports package from now on offer sites with comments on ...
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03. December 2001

Poiree and Bjørndalen Favourites in Biathlon World Cup
The biathlon world cup 2000/2001 came down to a very tight race between Ole Einar Bj...
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03. December 2001

World Cup Update XC, Norway Picks Teams
The Norwegian cross country teams for world cup races in Cogne and Brusson.Women:Tina Bay, Korlevoll ILMarit Bj...
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03. December 2001

Complete Biathlon Presentation 2002 Season/Men
The biathlon world cup kicks off on Thurday with sprint races for men and women. www.wintersport.as presents the men at...
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03. December 2001

Complete Biathlon Presentation 2002 Season/Men
The biathlon world cup kicks off on Thurday with sprint races for men and women. www.bjoerndalen presents the men athle...
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03. December 2001

XC World cup Confirmed Despite Little Snow
The cross country world cup races for Cogne and Brusson have been confirmed despite little or no snow. Webcam to Cogne:h...
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03. December 2001

Schmitt to Skip Villach, Leaving WC Open for Malysz
Has Adam Malysz already clinched this season’s ski jumping world cup? Well, even though lots of events remain, Ma...
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03. December 2001

Swiss Ski News
Handverletzung im Training Operation und kurze Pause f...
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04. December 2001

Olympic Champion Dafovska Wins Test Race
Ekaterina Dafovska, the women’s 15k biathlon Olympic champion from 1998, won a biathlon race in Slovania this week...
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04. December 2001

Olympic XC Notes, Bronze to Bulgaria
France’s cross country skier Vinzent Vittoz says he has hopes for a medal in the Olympics. These are some other s...
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04. December 2001

Olympic XC Notes, Bronze to Bulgaria
France’s cross country skier Vinzent Vittoz says he has hopes for a medal in the Olympics. These are some other s...
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04. December 2001

Goldberger Aiming for 21st WC Victory
Austria's Andreas Goldberger has 20 individual world cup victories but has struggled the last years. He slowly impoved...
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04. December 2001

Ski Jumping, Engelberg ok, Innsbruck Uncertain
The ski jumping events scheduled for Engelberg in mid December appears to be on track. Cold weather has made it possibl...
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04. December 2001

XC Sprint Men, Background and Analyses
The sprint world cup in cross-country was introduced in the 1999/2000 season, Norway’s Morten Br...
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04. December 2001

Cross-Country Sprint Men, 2002 Season Analyses
Depending on who chooses to ski (due to the overall world cup and Olympic preparations), the cross-country sprint world ...
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04. December 2001

XC Sprint Men, Background and Analyses
Depending on who chooses to ski (due to the overall world cup and Olympic preparations), the cross-country sprint world ...
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04. December 2001

Several Favourites in the Women's XC WC
The first official world cup for the cross-country women was introduced in the 1981/1982 season. Early winners include ...
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04. December 2001

Women XC WC an Open Affair
The women’s overall cross-country world cup for the 2001/2002 season cup may actually be quite an open affair.Russ...
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04. December 2001

Muehlegg Going for All Races in Olympics
Spain’s Johann Muehlegg hopes to ski all the events in the Olympics but the sprint and the relay. Muehlegg won bo...
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04. December 2001

LYSNING I LANGRENNSSPORET
HOPPINGEN ...
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04. December 2001

Austria Takes Top 6 Spots in Downhil Training
Despite poor snow conditions throughout Europe, men's World Cup training commenced on Tuesday in Val d'Is...
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05. December 2001

Billy Johnson Back on Snow
It wasn't an Olympic trial or a 75 mph downhill, but Olympic champion Bill Johnson was back on snow Friday at Mt. Hood. ...
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05. December 2001

Nordic Combined World Cup B Results
The Nordic combined world cup started last weekend, these are the results:Mass start/k90 on Sunday 021201.1 MARTINEZ Mat...
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05. December 2001

Skari; Will Skate
Norway’s cross-counry skier Bente Skari says to www.wintersport.as that she indeed wants to ski most skate races a...
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05. December 2001

Tschepalova not Injured After All?
Despite rumors that she has experienced an elbow/arm injury, Russia’s leading women’s cross-country skier Ju...
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05. December 2001

Norway with Versatile and Large XC Team/Zorzi to Win Sprint
Norway indeed has a luxury problem picking male cross-country skiers. After capturing the top 8 spots in the men’...
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05. December 2001

Interview With Magdalena Forsberg
Below is an interview with the leading women’s biathlete of all times, Sweden’s Magdalena Forsberg. The in...
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05. December 2001

Interview With Magdalena Forsberg
Below is an interview with the leading women’s biathlete of all times, Sweden’s Magdalena Forsberg. The in...
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05. December 2001

NC Update/Norway/www.oestvik.net
Norway’s Nordic combined skier Lars Andreas ...
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05. December 2001

Norwegian Ski Jumpers to Miss Olympics
Norway’s chief selector for the the Winter Olympics, Bjoerge Stensboel, says that the Norwegian ski jumpers still ...
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05. December 2001

Selected Biathlon Odds for Season Opener
Selected odds for world cup opener in biathlon, sprint for men and women on Thursday.Zubrilova vs Forsberg interesting.W...
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05. December 2001

Women's Biathlon Presentation
The women's biathlon world cup starts on Thursday with the sprint for men and women.These are the women's favorites.Magd...
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05. December 2001

Women's Biathlon Presentation 2001/2002
The women's biathlon world cup starts on Thursday with the sprint for men and women.These are the women's favorites.Magd...
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05. December 2001

Forsberg Favourite to 6th WC Victory in a row
Sweden's Magdalena Forsberg won the women's biathlon world cup in the 2000/2001 season. She has won the overall cup the...
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05. December 2001

Women's Sprint Biathlon 061201
The biathlon world cup starts on Thursday with the sprint for women. Please view background information and start list ...
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05. December 2001

Biathlon Start, Men's Sprint
The men will start its biathlon season at 14:00 CET on Thursday with the sprint. The 2 huge favourites are Ole Einar Bj...
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05. December 2001

Men's Biathlon Opener on Thursday
The men will start its biathlon season at 14:00 CET on Thursday with the sprint. The 2 huge favourites are Ole Einar Bj...
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05. December 2001

Forsberg Leads, Heading for Win
Sweden's Magdalena Forsberg leads the women's sprint biathlon in Hochfilchen after most of the leading racers have finis...
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06. December 2001

Downhill in Val D'Isere & Nor Am Results
Training continued in Val d'Is...
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06. December 2001

Italy's Zorzi to Focus on Sprint
Italy has picked their teams for the home cross-cuntry races in Cogne this weekend. Christian Zorzi, the silver medalli...
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06. December 2001

Elofsson to do Sprint in Cogne?
Magnar Dalen, Sweden’s cross-country head coach, says to www.wintersport.as that their leading man Per Elofsson wi...
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06. December 2001

Forsberg Wins With Clear Margin
Sweden’s Magdalena Forsberg won Thursday’s women’s biathlon sprint opener in Hochfilzen. Forsberg sho...
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06. December 2001

Bjørndalen in Clear Lead in Biathlon Sprint
Ole Einar Bj...
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06. December 2001

Bjørndalen Rules the Biathlon World/Clear Win
Norway’s Ole Einar Bj...
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06. December 2001

Ole Einar with Clear Win in Season Opener
Norway’s Ole Einar Bj...
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06. December 2001

Bjørndalen Update/Record Wins/XC Plans
In Thursday’s biathlon race Ole Einar won with over one minute, he did the same in the 1998 Olympics when he won t...
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06. December 2001

Biathlon Comments From Norway/Slokvik
Comments from Norway’s head coach Slokvik after the biathlon world cup opener.Liv Grete Skjelbreid Poiree shot a f...
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06. December 2001

Skjelbreid Poiree: Main Goal is Olympics
Norway’s Liv Grete Skjelbreid Poiree did not have the greatest of days in the biathlon season opener, ending more ...
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06. December 2001

Bjørndalen; Great Shooting, Could Have Skied Faster
Ole Einar Bj...
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06. December 2001

Ole Einar; Great Shooting Made my Day
Ole Einar Bj...
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06. December 2001

Nordic Combined Update/Zakopane
The Nordic combined season will continue on Friday in Zakopane, Poland with a 10k mass start in the morning followed by ...
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06. December 2001

Selected Odds and Comments for Friday 071201
Comments on Nordic combined, Brynemo beat Hammer last weekend and jumped well in training. Mass start will be an advant...
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06. December 2001

Alpine News from Canada/US/Nor Am Standings
Canadian Alpine Ski Team member David Anderson is atop the Nor-Am overall standings, along with American Erik Schlopy, a...
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07. December 2001

2002 Games Demanding on Federal Funds
The Olympic Games in Salt Lake City have taken federal funding to "a new level of excess," according to an article in th...
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07. December 2001

Alborn, An American Presentation
American ski jumpers Clint Jones and Alan Alborn have performed well in the ski jumping world cup this season, both chal...
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07. December 2001

Lajunen Leads Tight NC WC in Poland
The Nordic combined skiers have just completed the 10k mass start cross country in Zakopane Poland. Finland’s Sam...
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07. December 2001

Eberharter Wins Super G in Val D'Isere
Austria's Stefan Eberharter wasted no time in establishing himself as a serious contender for the overall world cup. Eb...
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07. December 2001

Time Differences NC Zakopane
The time differences from the Nordic combined 10k mass start in Zakopane, Poland.1. Lajunen2. Haseney 3. Gottwald 4. Ham...
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07. December 2001

La Transjurassienne Update
THE BIGGEST CROSS-COUNTRY SKI EVENT IN FRANCE. La Transjurassienne will take place on February 17 2002.The Transjurassie...
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07. December 2001

Germany Wins Women's Biathlon
Th German women won Friday's biathlon relay in Hochfilzen. They were followed by Russia, Bulgaria and Norway. Liv Grete...
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07. December 2001

Gottwald Wins NC in Poland, Ackermann Second
The Nordic combined ski jumping is just finished in Zakopane, Poland. After the very tight finish in the 10k mass start...
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07. December 2001

Comments, Times and Odds XC Saturday 081201
Norway's women's head coach Samdal hopes for 2 women in the top 5 in the women's 5k classic cross country race at 09:30 ...
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07. December 2001

Comments, Times and Odds XC Saturday 081201
Norway's women's head coach Samdal hopes for 2 women in the top 5 in the women's 5k classic cross country race at 09:30 ...
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07. December 2001

Full Stats NC, Results Zakopane, Money Standings
Top 5 from Nordic combined in Poland on Friday:1. 45 GOTTWALD FelixSC Saalfelden AUT 27:42.0 3. +1.0 119.7 114.0 5. 233....
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07. December 2001

Full Stats NC, Results Zakopane, Money Standings
Top 5 from Nordic combined in Poland on Friday:1. 45 GOTTWALD FelixSC Saalfelden AUT 27:42.0 3. +1.0 119.7 114.0 5. 233....
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07. December 2001

EBERHARTER ANSWERS THE CALL - Three Swiss crack the Top-10
In the absence of Hermann Maier, Austria's Stefan Eberharter stepped up to answer the call and captured Friday's opening...
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07. December 2001

Start Lists Cross Country Cogne
The red group in the men's cross country in Cogne will start first, (at 12:00 CET on Saturday). The women's list below,...
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07. December 2001

Hannawald Best in Training in Ski Jumping/Villach
Germany's Sven Hannawald continued his strong performance from last weekend, he had the longest jump in Friday's trainin...
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07. December 2001

Skari Leads in Cogne
Bente Skari has taken the lead in the women's 5k classic cross country world cup in Cogne Italy.These are the standings ...
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08. December 2001

Skari Clinches 23rd Victory, Yet Several Surprises on the List
Norway’s Bente Skari recorded her 23rd world cup in the women’s cross country in Cogne, Italy on Saturday. ...
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08. December 2001

Surprise Skofterud, a Presentation
Norway’s Vibeke Skofterud was third in Saturday’s 5k cross-country classic for women in Cogne, Italy. Skoft...
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08. December 2001

Aukland Likely Winnner in Men's XC
Norway’s Anders Aukland appears the likely winner of the men’s 10k classic cross-country in Cogne, Italy. J...
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08. December 2001

Aukland Records Second XC Win/Leads World Cup
Norway’s Anders Aukland showed continued strength in the men’s cross-country in today’s 10k classic in...
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08. December 2001

Germany Wins Men's Biathlon Relay
The men’s 4x7.5k biathlon relay was held on Saturday in Hochfilzen. Germany’s Ricco Gross established an ea...
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08. December 2001

Ole Einar and Norway Second in Relay
The men’s 4x7.5k biathlon relay was held on Saturday in Hochfilzen. Germany’s Ricco Gross established an ea...
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08. December 2001

Malysz in Clear Lead in Villach
The first of the 2 individual events for the 2001/2002 season in the k90 hill in ski jumping has just completed the firs...
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08. December 2001

Eberharter Second in a Row, Wins Downhill
Stefan Eberharter recorded his second win in 2 days as he won Saturday's downhill in Val D'Isere. Aamodt 14th, Ghedina...
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08. December 2001

Malysz Wins Again, 17th WC Victory
Adam Malysz recorded his 17th world cup victory and the third this season in the k90 ski jumping in Villach on Saturday....
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08. December 2001

Alpine Update from Val D'Isere
Austrian ace Stefan Eberharter claimed his second victory in as many days after taking the men's downhill on the Oreille...
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08. December 2001

Update on Beltrametti (Ger.)
Nach seinem schweren Unfall bei der Abfahrt ist Silvano Beltrametti (22,Nationalmannschaft) von Valbella/GR nicht in Leb...
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08. December 2001

Aukland Leads X C World Cup/Standings
The men’s cross country world cup standings after 4 events. There will be sprint races in Cogne on Sunday. Prize...
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08. December 2001

Danilova and Skari in Tight WC Battle/Standings
Russia's Olga Danilova holds a narrow lead in the women’s overall cross-country world cup. The women will ski the...
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08. December 2001

Leading XC Skiers to Skip Sprint/Full Update
Despite having taken a clear lead in the men’s cross country world cup, Anders Aukland will not ski the sprint on ...
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08. December 2001

Elofsson Will Do Sprint in Cogne/Start Lists
Sweden’s Per Elofsson will ski the cross-country sprint in Cogne on Sunday says Sweden’s head coach Magnar D...
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08. December 2001

Start Lists and Update Biathlon Sunday 091201
The biathletes will ski the pursuit in the world cup in Hochfilzen on Sunday.The women's start list:1 FORSBERG Magdalena...
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08. December 2001

Ole Einar in Prime Postion for Second Win
The biathletes will ski the pursuit in the world cup in Hochfilzen on Sunday.The women's start list:1 FORSBERG Magdalena...
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08. December 2001

Beltrametti Paralysed
The alpine world did experience another disaster on Saturday, just weeks after France's Cavagnoud died in a training acc...
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09. December 2001

Surprises in Men's XC Sprint Qualification
The heats and the standings after the men's cross country qualification in Cogne.Verdenius, Alsgaard, Schlickenrieder, S...
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09. December 2001

Neumannova Wins Sprint Qualification for Women
The women's sprint qualification, Skari only 23rd, no points for Danilova, the world cup leader ahead of Sunday.Tschepal...
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09. December 2001

Bieler Leads NC After Ski Jumping, Very Tight Ahead of XC
The ski jumping part of the sprint Nordic combind in Strbske Pleso is just finished.Christoph Bieler has taken the lead ...
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09. December 2001

Neumannova Records Sprint Victory
Katarina Neumannova recorded her second victory of the season when she won the women’ cross-country sprint in Cogn...
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09. December 2001

Zorzi Beats Hetland in XC Sprint
In a repeat of the 2001 Lahti duel, Italy’s Christian Zorzi got revange and beat Norway’s Hetland to win th...
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09. December 2001

World Cup Standings XC Men/Women Overall and Sprint
Men's overall standings:1 1059725 AUKLAND, Anders NOR 2322 1239078 ELOFSSON, Per SWE 209 3 1150517 ESTIL, Frode NOR 1604...
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09. December 2001

Women's Slalom Sestriere
The results from the women's slalom in Sestriere on Sunday. Last season's overall world cup winner, Janica Kostellic, d...
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09. December 2001

Forsberg Extends Lead, Wins By 2 Minutes in Biathlon
Sweden’s Magdalena Forsberg won Sunday’s biathlon pursuit in superb style, extending a 1 minute lead to more...
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09. December 2001

Lajunen Wins NC Ahead of Ackerman & Gottwald
After a tight competition in the ski jumping, it came down to a sprint in the men’s sprint in Nordic combined in S...
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09. December 2001

Bjoerndalen Wins Pursuit, Luck and Gross on the Podium
Ole Einar Bj...
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09. December 2001

Ole Einar Struggles yet Wins Pursuit
Ole Einar Bj...
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09. December 2001

Finland Wins Ski Jumping Team Competition
Results from ski jumping team competition in the k90 in Villach.1 0 Finnland 968,5 2 0 Japan 952 -16.5 3 0 Polen 949...
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09. December 2001

American Miller Wins GS in Val D'Isere
American Bode Miller won the men's GS in Val D'Isere. Overall world cup favorites Kjus and Aamodt did not qualify for th...
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09. December 2001

Ski Jumping World Cup Standings
1 Malysz Adam POL 460 2 Funaki Kazuyoshi JPN 245 3 Schmitt Martin GER 232 4 Jussilainen Risto FIN 215 5 Hannawald Sven G...
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09. December 2001

Nordic Combined World Cup Standings 091201
1 Ackermann Ronny GER 470 2 Gottwald Felix AUT 435 3 Hammer Kristian NOR 380 4 Lodwick Todd USA 360 5 Lajunen Samppa FIN...
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09. December 2001

US/CAN Alpine Report
After a strong start to the season, which included a 5th place in S...
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09. December 2001

Silvano Beltrametti Update (Ger.)
Silvano Beltrametti: Voraussichtliche ...
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09. December 2001

Cross Country Summary
It has been quite a busy weekend in skiing, these are some of the stories from the cross- country world. Skari and Aukl...
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10. December 2001

Bjoerndalen Pleased With Results, not Performance
Ole Einar Bj...
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10. December 2001

Bjoerndalen Pleased With Results, not Performance
Ole Einar Bj...
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10. December 2001

Biathlon Summary World Cup 1/Hochfilzen
Biathlon summary first week of the season. Ole Einar Bj...
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10. December 2001

Nordic Combined, 5 Men on Top/5 Nations
The Nordic combined individual overall world cup appers to be a fight between athletes from 5 nations, Germany, Austria,...
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10. December 2001

Lack of Competitions Reason for Nor. Subpar XC Sprint?
The Norwegian cross-country men did not have the greatest of days in the sprint in Cogne on Sunday (despite Hetland bein...
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10. December 2001

Beltrametti Update 101201 (Ger.)
Silvano Beltrametti: ...
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10. December 2001

Gold medal girl Skofterud explains it all
Norway’s cross-country skier Vibeke Skofterud was the great sensation of last weekend, recording a third and secon...
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10. December 2001

Alpine WC Standings/Eberharter and Dorfmeister in Clear Leads
Men's standings:1 Eberharter Stefan AUT 340 2 Miller Bode USA 230 3 Covili Frederic FRA 180 4 Cuche Didier SUI 170 5 Mat...
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10. December 2001

Men's Slalom, Miller Time Again, First Win in 18 Years
The US' Bode Miller won his second event in 2 days in Monday's slalom in Madonna di Compiglio, Italy. The slalom world ...
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10. December 2001

World Sprint Champion to Focus on Skating
Norway’s Tor Arne Hetland could actually be a contender for the overall cross-country world cup. Hetland has done ...
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10. December 2001

Norwegian XC Update/Team Selection for Brusson
Norway has taken a strong lead in the nations cross-country standings, thanks largely to the strong performance in the m...
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10. December 2001

FRA NEDTUR TIL OPPTUR
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10. December 2001

Italian Cross Country Update
Italy’s Christian Zorzi won the men’s cross sprint in Cogne last weekend, adding fuel to him being one of th...
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10. December 2001

German Gross Strong in Pursuit, May Make Olympic History
One of the very strong German biathletes, Ricco Gross, showed some amazing performance in the men’s pursuit in Hoc...
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10. December 2001

IT'S MILLER TIME IN MADONNA DI CAMPIGLIO
One day after having claimed the giant slalom in Val d'Is...
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10. December 2001

Biathlon Update/Pokljuka
The biathlon world cup will start its second week with the men's 20k individual on Wednesday in Pokljuka.Ole Einar Bj...
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11. December 2001

Liechtenstein's Markus Hasler Comes Close to Win WC in XC
Liechtenstein’s Markus Hasler was third in the men’s cross-country sprint in Cogne last weekend, barely beat...
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11. December 2001

Der Skirennfahrer Silvano Beltrametti ist zurück in der Schweiz
Vorl...
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11. December 2001

Olympic Presentation, Aalberg, Chief of Competition XC
John Aalberg is the Norwegian born, later American Olympic participant, now the Chief of Competition for the cross-count...
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11. December 2001

Selected Biathlon Odds Men's 20k Biathlon
Selected odds for the men's 20k biathlon on Wednesday. WINTERSPORTS HEAD-TO-HEAD - BIATHLON MEN Pokljuka 20 km 12.12 I...
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11. December 2001

XC WC Brusson, Women's 10K Skate Update/Start Lists
The cross country women will ski the 10k skate in Brusson,Italy, on Wednesday at 10:00 CET. Katarina Neumannova won the...
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11. December 2001

Start Lists and Update Men's 15k XC Skate Brusson 121201
Anders Aukland, the men’s world cup leader, will start first in the red group in the men’s 15k cross-country...
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11. December 2001

Odds for Wednesday 121201
WOMEN'S CROSS COUNTRY:Selected odds, Neumannova and Egorova gives a total of 4.WINTERSPORTS HEAD-TO-HEAD - CROSS COUNTRY...
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11. December 2001

Start Lists Women's 15k Biathon Pokljuka 121201
The start lists for the women's 15k biathlon individual on Wednesday December 12th at 12:30 CET.Odds: WINTERSPORTS HEAD...
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11. December 2001

TURGEON LISTED ON CANADIAN PRESS FEMALE ATHLETE OF THE YEAR BALLOT
Canadian Alpine Ski Team member M...
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12. December 2001

Nor Am Results
ALPINE CANADA ALPIN/ALBERTA DIVISIONNOR AM CUP - MENS SUPER GDECEMBER 11, 2001POS / NAME / NAT / TIME1. ANDERSON David C...
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12. December 2001

Tschepalova Leads by 0.8 Seconds
The cross-country women are on their way in the 10k skate in Brusson, Italy. Petra Majdic, Nina Gavriljuk. Line Anderss...
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12. December 2001

Tschepalova Wins in Brusson, Belmondo Second
Russia’s Julia Tschepalova won Wednesday’s 10k cross-country skate for women in Brusson.Belmondo finished ve...
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12. December 2001

Biathlon Presentation, Germany's Birnbacher 3 Times Jr. World Champion
Germany’s biathlete Andreas Birnbacher was 11th in the men’s biathlon sprint and 14th in the pursuit in the ...
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12. December 2001

Muehlegg Beats Hoffmann in XC, Elofsson Third
Spain’s Johann Muehlegg appears the likely winner in the men’s 15k cross-country skate in Brusson, Italy. T...
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12. December 2001

Neumannova Leads Women's XC World Cup
Katarina Neumannova has grabbed the lead in the women’s overall cross-country world cup. Neumannva on 286 points ...
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12. December 2001

Neumannova Looks Set for Strong Season
The Chech Republic’s leading cross country skier Katarina Neumannova continued her great start to the season, havi...
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12. December 2001

Lazutina Improving
After barely having placed in the top 20 in the first races of the season, Russia’s Larissa Lazutina managed 5th i...
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12. December 2001

Elofsson Takes Lead in XC WC
Sweden’s Per Elofsson has taken the lead in the men’s overall cross-country world cup, with 269 points. Th...
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12. December 2001

Forsberg Wins Again, 36th WC Victory
Magdalena Forsberg does not allow to be beaten, the Swede won Wednesday’s 15k individual for the biathlon women in...
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12. December 2001

Biathlon Comments
Biathlon comments after the women’s 15k individual in Pokljuka on Wednesday.Magdalena Forsberg new record, 36th w...
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12. December 2001

Start Lists/Update Men's 20 Biathlon Pokljuka 131201
The biathlon men will ski the 20k in Pokljuka on Thursday. Last year's standings in the individual world cup.http://www...
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12. December 2001

Hoffmann Olympic Favourite
Austria’s cross-country skier Christian Hoffmann leaped into second place in the men’s 15k skate in Brusson ...
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12. December 2001

Zubrilova to Challenge Forsberg?
The Ukraine’s leading women biathlete Olena Zubrilova was leading after 3 shootings in the women’s 15k in Po...
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12. December 2001

Beltrametti Update 121201 (Ger.)
Bereits ...
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12. December 2001

Switzerland and the Keskinada Loppet team up for 2002!
December 12, 2001, Hull - We are pleased to announce Mr. Urs Ziswiler,Ambassador of Switzerland to Canada, has accepted ...
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13. December 2001

Nor. Pedersen in Best Season Ever
Another strong performance for Norway’s Hilde Pedersen in the women’s cross-country on Wednesday, placing 6...
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13. December 2001

Hammer to Skip USA
Norway’s leading Nordic combined skier Kristian Hammer will not compete in the events in Steamboat Springs in the ...
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13. December 2001

Jevne Selected for Olympics
Norway's Erling Jevne has been selected to represent Norway in the men’s cross-country in the Olympics. Jevne has...
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13. December 2001

Hermann Maier Newsletter
Flachau, 13.12.2001 Hello from the all white Flachau,its been 2 weeks since my vacation. That week in Dubai was an enorm...
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13. December 2001

XC Comments, Opening vs Final
The high altitude and/or optimism may be some factors that lead some racers to open somewhat above potential in the men&...
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13. December 2001

20k Biathlon Men/WC Update
The men’s 20k individual biathlon for is hardly an easy event to predict, the event does favor shooting more than ...
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13. December 2001

Rostovtsev Wins Men's 20k Biathlon/Pokljuka
Russia’s Pavel Rostovtsev is the very likely winner of the men’s 20k biathlon individual in Pokljuka. The R...
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13. December 2001

Rostovtsev Wins Men's 20k Biathlon/Pokljuka
Russia’s Pavel Rostovtsev is the very likely winner of the men’s 20k biathlon individual in Pokljuka. The R...
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13. December 2001

Tchepikov Back in Biathlon
Russia’s Sergey Tchepikov was back in action on the men’s 20k biathlon on Thursday. The Russian got 2 penal...
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13. December 2001

Full Results Men's 20k Biathlon Pokljuka 131201
Top 19 and full standings men’s 20k biathlon in Pokljuka on Thursday. 1 57 ROSTOVTSEV Pavel RUS 0+0+0+0 0 1:00:02...
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13. December 2001

Hjelmeset Does not Agree with Olympic Selection
One of Norway’s leading classic cross-country skiers, Oddbjoern Hjelmeset, does not agree with not having been sel...
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13. December 2001

Norwegian XC Update/Team Selection for Davos
Paal Gunnar Mikkelsplass, Norway’s men’s cross-country head coach, holds Oddbjoern Hjelmeset as one of the f...
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13. December 2001

Luck and Forsberg Lead Biathlon World Cups
After placing 16th in Thursday’s 20k, Ole Einar Bjoerndalen fell from first to third in the men’s overall bi...
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13. December 2001

Ole Einar Third in World Cup
After placing 16th in Thursday’s 20k, Ole Einar Bjoerndalen fell from first to third in the men’s overall bi...
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13. December 2001

Full Update Women's Biathlon Relay
The biathlon women will ski the 4X7.5k relay in Pokljuka at 10:15 CET on Friday. Despite Germany and Russia being the h...
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13. December 2001

Selected Odds For Friday 141201
WINTERSPORTS HEAD-TO-HEAD - BIATHLON WOMEN Relay 4*7,5 km Pokljuka 14.12 ID Date 1 2 13416 14-12-01 10:15 Germany -...
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13. December 2001

Olympic Presentation Thomas Alsgaard
Thomas Alsgaard is also selected for the Olympics for Norway. The leading Norwegian cross-country skier may ski all dis...
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14. December 2001

Samdal Believes in Skari
Norway’s women’s cross-country head coach Svein Tore Samdal says to www.wintersport.as that is optimistic a...
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14. December 2001

Veteran Luck Leads WC Biathlon
Germany’s Frank Luck was second and third in the first 2 biathlon races of the season, he was one of the absolute ...
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14. December 2001

Veteran Luck Leads WC Biathlon
Germany’s Frank Luck was second and third in the first 2 biathlon races of the season, he was one of the absolute ...
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14. December 2001

Germany Wins Women's Biathlon
Germany indeed was the great favourite on Friday’s women’s biathlon relay in Pokljuka. The team was leading...
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14. December 2001

Jegorova Denied Start in Women's XC
Russia’s cross-country skier Ljobov Jegorova was denied to start on Wednesday in the women’s 10k skate in Br...
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14. December 2001

Skari vs Tschepalova in Davos
Russia’s Julia Tschepalova and Norway’s Bente Skari were clearly in class of their own in the 15k cross-coun...
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14. December 2001

Odds for Saturday 151201
Selected odds: Tschepalova vs Danilova, the former won in 2000 and beat Danilova in Brusson (skate).Skari to “los...
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14. December 2001

Ghedina Leads in Val Gardana After 30 Racers
1 12 Ghedina Kristian (ITA) 42.12 1.06.10 1.32.24 2.01.47 - 2 20 Kjus Lasse (NOR) 42.59 1.06.28 1.32.09 2.01.63 + 0.16 3...
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14. December 2001

Germany Favorite in Men's Biathlon Relay
The biathlon men ski the relay in Pokljuka on Saturday. Norway, Germany, France and The Chech Republic all won relays i...
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14. December 2001

Ole Einar Bjoerndalen to ski First Leg in Relay/Andresen Out
Norway’s biathlon head coach Erlend Slokvik has been known to make some changes, something he certainly will do on...
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14. December 2001

Norway, Belarus and Slovenia Fav. Odds
WINTERSPORTS HEAD-TO-HEAD - BIATHLON MEN Pokljuka Relay 4X7,5 km 15.12 ID Date 1 2 13476 15-12-01 10:10 Germany - N...
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14. December 2001

Start Lists Women's XC Davos 151201
Women's start lists for the 10k classic cross country in Davos at 09:00 on Saturday.Technical Delegate BEYER-PETZOLD Bar...
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14. December 2001

Start Lists Men's 15k XC Davos 151201
The start lists for the men's 15k cross country classic at 10:45 CET in Davos Saturday 151201.World cup standings:http:/...
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14. December 2001

ITALIANS TRIUMPH ON HOME SOIL
Two Italians climbed the podium today in front of a home crowd in the men's downhill at Val Gardena. To the delight of t...
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14. December 2001

No Repeat of 2000 in Davos XC
In the men’s class in the cross-country events in Davos there will certainly be no repeat of the 2000 results. Th...
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14. December 2001

Skari Wins in Davos, Smigun and Belmondo Follow
When Skari and Tschepalova were tied after 2.8k in the women’s 10k classic in Davos on Saturday, one might have ex...
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15. December 2001

Russian Star Struggling
Russia’s Nina Gavriljuk, a relay candidate for Russia to win her 4th Olympic gold, has been struggling in the earl...
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15. December 2001

Racer Comments from Davos/Women's XC
Bente Skari was as strong as ever in the women’s 10k classic in Davos, wining by 42 seconds on Smigun. This was S...
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15. December 2001

Neumannova Leads Women's XC World Cup/5 Women Tight
Katarina Neumannova holds on to the lead in the women’s cross-country world cup. After a strong start to the seas...
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15. December 2001

Elofsson Leads in Davos
Standings after 2.8k of the 15k men's classic cross country in Davos.1 90 ELOFSSON, Per SWE 8:28.2 0.0 2 93 FREDRIKSSON,...
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15. December 2001

Austria Wins Men's Biathlon Relay, Belarus Second
Austria won the men’s biathlon relay in Pokljulka on Saturday ahead of Belarus and Norway.Ole Einar Bjoerndalen to...
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15. December 2001

Jevne Leads in Davos after 7.8k
Standings after 7.8k in the men's 15k cross country classic in Davos.1 62 JEVNE, Erling NOR 22:09.7 0.0 2 90 ELOFSSON, P...
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15. December 2001

Jevne Wins in Davos, Elofsson Second
Erling Jevne won today’s men’s 15k classic cross-country in Davos. Jevne did ski a very strong mid and last...
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15. December 2001

Jevne, Davos Champ, a Presentation
Erling Jevne won Saturday's men's 15k cross country classic in Davos. Here is a small presentation of Jevne:* Erling Je...
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15. December 2001

Leading XC Classic Skier Aukland Out
Anders Aukland, Norway’s cross-country skier who won the first 2 classic events of the season, did not race in Dav...
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15. December 2001

Elofsson Extends WC Lead in Men's XC
Sweden’s Per Elofsson has taken a clear lead in the men’s cross-country overall world cup. Elofsson has 349...
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15. December 2001

Men's Downhill Val Gardena
1 15 Eberharter Stefan (AUT) 42.55 1.06.85 1.32.13 2.01.24 - 2 6 Walchhofer Michael (AUT) 42.45 1.06.51 1.32.41 2.01.46 ...
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15. December 2001

Verdenius Wins in Norway
Despite the presumably better skiers being in the world cup races in Europe, there were no lack of profiles as Norway he...
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15. December 2001

Malysz Third After 1st Jump, Lindstroem Leads
The standings after the first jump in the large hill in Engelberg. Malysz 3rd, Schmitt 14h, Funaki did not qualify for ...
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15. December 2001

Double German Victory in Ski Jumping
In a very tight ski jumping event in Engelberg on Saturday, Germany recorded a double victory, youngster Stefan Hocke ah...
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15. December 2001

Women's Super G Val D'Isere 151201
1 12 Gerg Hilde (GER) 33.22 59.52 1.12.23 - 2 5 G...
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15. December 2001

Women's Biathlon Pursuit Update 161201
Sweden’s Magdalena Forsberg won 6 out of 7 biathlon pursuit races in the 2000/2001 season. She is also the favori...
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15. December 2001

Update for Men's Pusuit Biathlon, Sunday 161201
The biathlon men will ski the pursuit on Sunday at 11:20 CET in Pokljuka. Please view last season’s standings and...
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15. December 2001

Alpine Update/Can. News
Germany's Hilde Gerg took advantage of a very fast Oreiller-Killy course at Val d'Is...
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15. December 2001

Biathlon Odds for Sunday 161201
WINTERSPORTS HEAD-TO-HEAD - BIATHLON WOMEN Pursuit Pokljuka 16.12 ID Date 1 2 13493 16-12-01 10:10 Forsberg SWE - T...
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15. December 2001

Russia Beaten in Women's XC Relay
Norway’s cross-country women won today’s 4X5 relay in Davos. Norway last won in Davos in 1984 and 1996. Ju...
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16. December 2001

Women's XC Relay, Russia Dominant, Oly.Presentation
Russia has been the dominant force in the women’s cross-country relay. Out of the 100 events held in world cup, R...
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16. December 2001

Germany's Morgenstern in New Collapse
Germany’s Marco Morgenstern, the biathlete who collapsed during the relay in the world championship in Pokljuka in...
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16. December 2001

Forsberg's 37th World Cup Victory, 4/4 in the Season
Sweden’s Magdalena Forsberg won her 4th individual biathlon event in a row on Sunday when she won the women’...
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16. December 2001

Women's Biathlon Pursuit Pokljuka 161201
1 1 FORSBERG Magdalena SWE 0+0+1+2 3 32:23.0 2 4 PYLEVA Olga RUS 0+0+2+1 3 +33.9 3 3 HENKEL Andrea GER 1+0+0+1 2 +40.3 4...
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16. December 2001

Utah Winter Games Biathlon Results
Utah Winter Games 15-Dec-01 Women's Sprint, 7.5KM (21 women) ...
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16. December 2001

Poiree Wins Pursuit in Pokljuka
France’s Raphael Poiree won Sunday’s men’s biathlon pursuit in Pokljuka. Poiree shot 19/20, he was fo...
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16. December 2001

Sweden Wins Men's XC Relay in Davos
These are the preliminary results from the men’s 4X10k cross country relay in Davos. The information available as...
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16. December 2001

Sweden Wins Men's XC Relay in Davos/Elofsson Strong on Last Leg
Sweden did win the men’s 4X10k cross country in Davos on Sunday. Per Elofsson started out behind Russia and Norwa...
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16. December 2001

Nor.XC News
Norway held domestic cross-country races on Sunday, 15k for men and 10k for women. The men’s class, won by Remi A...
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16. December 2001

Women's GS Val D'Isere 161201
1 3 Nef Sonja (SUI) 1.30.96 2.05.34 2.23.80 - 2 4 Paerson Anja (SWE) 1.31.36 2.05.66 2.24.46 + 0.66 3 2 Dorfmeister Mich...
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16. December 2001

Malysz Wins Again in Engelberg, Surprise List of Top 10
Adam Malysz won again in the large hill Engelberg on Sunday. Swiss sensation Simon Amman, 7th from Saturday’s rac...
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16. December 2001

Alpine News, Res. and WC Standings/Can. Report
Women's world cup standings 161201:1. DORFMEISTER Michaela AUT 4162. NEF Sonja SUI 3003. KOSTNER Isolde ITA 2734. GER...
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16. December 2001

Gottwald leads after jumping in Steamboat
Austrian Felix Gottwald took the lead in 6th Nordic Combined World Cup in Steamboat, Colorado after jumping. In K90-hill...
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16. December 2001

Nordic Comined Individual Steamboat 161201
1 1 Gottwald, Felix AUT 42:00.8 2 3 Lodwick, Todd USA 42:12.9 +12.1 3 7 Ackermann, Ronny GER 42:39.8 +39.0 4 2 Tal...
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16. December 2001

Gottwald Strong in the US/Wins Nordic Combined
Felix Gottwald continued his strong performance in the US, winning the individual Nordic combined on Sunday in Steamboat...
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16. December 2001

Gottwald celebrated in sunny Steamboat
Austrian Felix Gottwald claimed his season...
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17. December 2001

US Biathon Results
Soldier Hollow, UT. Jeremy Teela and Jill Krause continued their domination here today in the Pursuit event. The U.S. ...
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17. December 2001

Nations Cup Nordic Combined 171201
1 Germany GER 1658 406 276 232 283 249 2122 Austria AUT 1534 184 233 269 275 298 2753 Finland FIN 1349 218 307 173 208 1...
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17. December 2001

Racers´comments from Steamboat
Behind Felix Gottwald Todd Lodwick, Ronny Ackermann, Jaakko Tallus and Samppa Lajunen took the next places. Here some st...
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17. December 2001

Ole Einar Struggles with Shooting in Pursuit
France’s Raphael Poiree won Sunday’s men’s biathlon pursuit in Pokljuka. Poiree shot 19/20, he was fol...
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17. December 2001

Bjoerndalen and Poiree to Skip Biathon WC
Neither Ole Einar Bjoerndalen nor Raphael Poiree will ski the biathlon world cup races in Osrblie this week. Poiree wil...
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17. December 2001

Bjoerndalen and Poiree to Skip Biathon WC
Neither Ole Einar Bjoerndalen nor Raphael Poiree will ski the biathlon world cup races in Osrblie this week. Poiree wil...
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17. December 2001

Alpine World Cup Standings 171201
Top 10 men:1 Eberharter Stefan AUT 519 2 Miller Bode USA 325 3 Covili Frederic FRA 280 4 Aamodt Kjetil-Andr...
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17. December 2001

Birch Leggings Bib Motivates Birkie Skiers
When the cannon sounds for the 2002 Johnson Bank American Birkebeiner on Saturday, Feb. 23, Dennis Isley of Washburn wil...
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17. December 2001

Birch Leggings Bib Motivates Birkie Skiers
HAYWARD, Wisc. -- When the cannon sounds for the 2002 Johnson BankAmerican Birkebeiner on Saturday, Feb. 23, Dennis Isle...
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17. December 2001

Innsbruck Hill Cleared for 4 Hills 2001/2002
The 4 hills ski jumping tournament is set to be on track, the rebuild hill in Innsbruck has been cleared for use. There ...
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17. December 2001

Skari to Skip Ramsau 15k?
Norway’s cross country skier Bente Skari will likely skip the women’s 15k mass start skate in Ramsau next we...
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17. December 2001

Leading XC Men to Skip Sprint Race
The second cross-country sprint will be held on Wednesday in Asiago, Italy. Anders Aukland, second in the overall world ...
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17. December 2001

Scott to Earn Olympic Medal for Canada?
Beckie Scott may be a medal hope for the 2002 games. Canada’s Pierre Harvey was one of the favourites in 1988, he...
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18. December 2001

Alsgaard Struggling With Allergy
Thomas Alsgaard, leading Norwegian cross-country skier, is allergic to certain items (i.e. food and animals). Tests ind...
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18. December 2001

Nach Sturz in Val Gardena Claudio Collenberg am Kreuzband operiert
Claudio Collenberg (24, B-Kader) aus Obersaxen/GR wurde heute vormittag im Tiefenauspital in Bern am rechten Knie operie...
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18. December 2001

Nordic Combined Odds for Steamboat 181201
WINTERSPORTS HEAD-TO-HEAD - NORDIC COMBINED Steamboat Springs sprint 18.12 ID Date 1 2 13745 18-12-01 18:55 Gottwal...
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18. December 2001

Norwegian XC Selections for Olympics
In addition to Erling Jevne (classic and relay) and Thomas Alsgaard (all round), Frode Estil (classic, relay, pursuit), ...
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18. December 2001

First Ski Duathlon Held, No Change of Boots
The first cross-country ski duathlon races were held this weekend in Ramsau. Marco Selle at skitime.it writes that ther...
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18. December 2001

Norway and France to Skip Biathlon World Cup
Norwegians Ole Einar Bjoerndalen, Egil Gjelland and Halvard Hanevold as well as Raphaal Poiree and the rest of the Frenc...
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18. December 2001

Tallus Leads NC Sprint in Steamboat
At least 10 men may win after the ski jumping part of the Nordic combined sprint in Steamboat Springs, CO, USA. Tallus ...
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18. December 2001

Alsgaard Drops Sprint Race
Thomas Alsgaard has dropped out of the men’s classic sprint cross-country race in Asiago on Wednesday. Thus none ...
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18. December 2001

Skari with Great Chance to Grab XC WC Lead
The start lists for the women in the classic cross country sprint on Wednesday in Asiago. The qualification starts at 0...
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18. December 2001

Ackermann Wins NC Sprint in Steamboat
Germany’s Ronny Ackermann won the Nordic combined sprint in Steamboat Spring on Wednesday. Lajunen, Gottwald and ...
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18. December 2001

Women's Qualification XC Sprint 191201
1 6 1058270 SKARI Bente NOR 3:57.36 0.00 0.00 Qualified2 7 1276714 MAJDIC Petra SLO 4:05.76 +8.40 28.31 Qualified3 1 112...
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19. December 2001

Men's Qualifications XC Sprint 191201
1 32 1370707 LIND Bjoern SWE 3:32.81 0.00 0.00 Qualified2 7 1185340 IVERSEN Trond NOR 3:34.16 +1.35 5.07 Qualified3 3 12...
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19. December 2001

Skari Wins Sprint, Extends WC Lead
Norway’s Bente Skari recorded her 25st individual world cup victory on Wednesday, winning the women’s 1500 m...
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19. December 2001

Svartedal and Iversen Record Nor. Double in XC Sprint
Norway’s Jens Arne Svartedal won Wednesday’s men’s classic cross-country sprint in Asiago, Italy. Hi...
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19. December 2001

Luck Wins Biathlon, Fischer Second
Germany’ s Frank Luck continued his very strong performance of the season, winning the men’s 20k biathlon in...
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19. December 2001

Luck Wins Biathlon, Fischer Second
Germany’ s Frank Luck continued his very strong performance of the season, winning the men’s 20k biathlon in...
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19. December 2001

Fischer Back in on top (Almost)
Germany’s Sven Fischer did not exactly have the greatest of start to the biathlon season, he was sick during the f...
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19. December 2001

Malysz Recognized in Europe
The world’s leading ski jumper, Poland’s Adam Malysz, was voted into the runner-up spot in the sportsman of ...
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19. December 2001

Skari Leads XC World Cup for Women
Bente Skari may hold on to the women’s cross-country overall world cup lead to over Christmas. After winning her ...
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19. December 2001

Elofsson Leads Men's XC World Cup
The men’s cross-country world cup was unchanged after the men’s sprint on Wednesday as the top overall conte...
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19. December 2001

Beltrametti Update (Ger.)
Silvano Beltramettis Wirbels...
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19. December 2001

Germany Leads NC Nations Cup
Germany has taken the lead in the Nordic combined nations cup, yet are challenged by Austria and Finland.Ronny Ackermann...
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19. December 2001

Odds for Thursday 201201
WINTERSPORTSMost among top 10 - ALPINE SKIING MEN Giant slalom Kranskja Gora 20.12 ID Date Teams 1 X 2 13842 20-12-01...
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19. December 2001

Women's 15k Biathlon Update/201201
The biathlon women will ski the 15k individual in Osrblie on Thursday, the race at 11:00 CET.Forsberg won the first 15k ...
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19. December 2001

Standings after 1st run Men's GS Kranjska Gora
1 7 Nyberg Fredrik (SWE) 21.97 39.27 58.40 - 2 15 Gruber Cristoph (AUT) 21.96 39.24 58.53 + 0.13 3 18 Millet Vincent (FR...
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20. December 2001

Canadian Alpine News
The women's Canadian Alpine Ski Team (CAST) is currently in preparation for their speed events in St. Moritz, Switzerlan...
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20. December 2001

Several Nations Strong in NC/Full Update
The Nordic combined overall world cup appears to have come down to a 4 men/4 nations battle.Last year’s runner-up,...
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20. December 2001

50k Presentation Cross Country
The men’s 50k cross-country in the Olympic games will be the first 50k to be held in the 2001/2002 season. There ...
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20. December 2001

New XC Medal Candidate from Sweden
Sweden’s “new” cross-country skier Bjoern Lind was second in the qualification in the cross-country sk...
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20. December 2001

Forsberg's 38th WC Victory/5th in a row
Sweden’s Magdalena Forsberg appears the very likely winner of the women’s 15k individual biathlon on Thursda...
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20. December 2001

Results Men's GS Kranjska Gora 201201
1 7 Nyberg Fredrik (SWE) 58.40 1.03.26 2.01.66 - 2 1 Raich Benjamin (AUT) 58.96 1.02.95 2.01.91 + 0.25 3 31 Pavlovcic Ur...
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20. December 2001

Forsberg Again, Wins 15k by Almost 3 Minutes
Sweden's Magdalena Forsberd did record her 5th win in a row in the women's 15k biathlon individual in Osrblie on Thursda...
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20. December 2001

Despite WC Wins, No Hope of Olympics for Nor. XC Skiers
Despite placing first and second in the men’s cross-country sprint in Asiago, neither Jens Svartedal norTrond Iver...
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20. December 2001

Aukland Out Until Early January
Norway’s cross-country skier Anders Aukland enjoys his first year on the Norwegian A team, yet has managed to win ...
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20. December 2001

Bjoerndalen to "Save" Nor. XC in Skate?
With mostly classic skiers on the team and the best skater, Thomas Alsgaard, being sick, Norway may again have to rely o...
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20. December 2001

Andresen, Fischer, Luck, Rostovtsev Sprint Fav. in Men's Biathlon
Ole Einar Bjoerndalen had 4 wins and 2 second places in biathlon sprints in the 2001 season, Raphel Poiree, his great ri...
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20. December 2001

Start Lists Women's Biathon Sprint 212101
The start list for the women's biathlon sprint on Friday at 13:45 CET in Osrblie.1 MALGUINA Irina RUS 13:50:30 2 DAFOVSK...
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20. December 2001

Men's Biathlon Sprint Osrblie 211201
1 73 SUMANN Christoph AUT 0+0 0 28:18.1 2 65 FORSBERG Henrik SWE 0+0 0 +12.5 3 22 DERYZEMLYA Andriy UKR 0+1 1 +37.3 4 69...
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21. December 2001

Austrian Sensation in Men's Biathlon
Austria’s Christoph Sumann won Friday’s men’s biathlon sprint in Osrblie, he shot clean and beat Swede...
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21. December 2001

Luck Shoots Strong and Keeps Biathlon WC Lead
Germany’s Frank Luck has started the season very strong, he won the 20k individual on Wednesday, yet lost 20 secon...
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21. December 2001

Malysz Longest Jump in Training
Results from training in ski jumping in Val di Fiemme, the event Friday at 17:00 CET.1 68 Malysz, Adam POL 126,5 2 67 ...
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21. December 2001

Biathlon Comments Men's Sprint Osrblie
Big surprise so the first place of Christoph Sumann-AUT, born in 1976 in Judenburg and living in Ramsau a.Dachstein. He ...
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21. December 2001

Forsberg Beaten, Places Around 80th
Magdalena Forsberg’s winning streak came to an end in Friday’s s women’s biathlon sprint. Forsberg sh...
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21. December 2001

Results Men's GS Kranjska Gora 211201/WC Standings
1 1 Raich Benjamin (AUT) 1.03.65 1.03.81 2.07.46 - 2 6 Miller Bode (USA) 1.04.19 1.03.69 2.07.88 + 0.42 3 15 Cuche Didie...
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21. December 2001

Women's Downhill St.Moritz 211201/WC Standings
1 20 Berthod Sylviane (SUI) 17.45 35.77 1.18.19 0.00 1.34.05 - 2 30 Kostner Isolde (ITA) 17.40 35.71 1.18.37 0.00 1.34.1...
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21. December 2001

Great Performance by Grandi
Canada's Thomas Grandi executed a superb comeback in the first giant slalom at Kranjska Gora (thursday) where he placed ...
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21. December 2001

Malysz Leads in Predazzo, At Least 5 Men May Win
The first jump of the ski jumping in the large hill in Predazzo is just finished. These are the standings after the fir...
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21. December 2001

Malysz Wins in Predazzo 5/8 in the Season
Poland’s Adam Malysz recorded his 5th victory of the season by winning the Pre 2003 World Championship in ski jump...
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21. December 2001

Women's 15k XC in Ramsau/Update & Start Lists
The women’s 15k cross-country in Ramsau on Saturday will be the first major mass start event with close to full pa...
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21. December 2001

Men's 30 XC Ramsau, Update & Start List
The men’s 30k cross-country skate mass start in Ramsau on Saturday will also be a valuable Olympic indicator as th...
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21. December 2001

Biathlon Start Lists 221201, Mass Starts Osrblie
Men's biathlon mass start list, Osrblie Saturday 221201 12:35 CET:1 LUCK Frank GER 12:35:00 2 ROSTOVTSEV Pavel RUS 12:35...
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21. December 2001

Elofsson Beats Bjoerndalen in Sprint, Hoffmann Broke Pool
The men’s 30k mass start cross-country in Ramsau started out in somewhat slow, yet the presumed best skiers, Elofs...
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22. December 2001

Cross Country, Mass Start Update
The mass-start event in cross-country was first introduced in the 80’s, yet the first recognized events were held ...
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22. December 2001

Racer Comments Men's XC 30k Ramsau
Per Eloffson did win the men’s 30k cross-country mass start in Ramsau, these are some comments.Elofsson beat Bjoer...
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22. December 2001

US Biathlon Trials
Individual, Soldier Hollow UT, 21 December 2001 Rank I...
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22. December 2001

Ole EInar Second in XC World Cup
The men’s 30k mass start cross-country in Ramsau started out in somewhat slow, yet the presumed best skiers, Elofs...
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22. December 2001

Smigun Wins in Ramsau, Skari Keeps WC Lead
The women’s 15k cross-country mass start in Ramsau came down to 4 women. Russia’s Bohurina took the lead an...
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22. December 2001

Another Finland Victory in Biathlon
Finland is really enjoying some great days in biathlon, after Katja Holanti won the women’s sprint on Friday (link...
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22. December 2001

Men's Slalom Kranjska Gora 221201
1 17 Vidal Jean Pierre (FRA) 53.85 48.63 1.42.48 - 2 7 Matt Mario (AUT) 53.27 49.96 1.43.23 + 0.75 3 15 Kostelic Ivica (...
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22. December 2001

Women's Super G St.Moritz 221201
1 20 Putzer Karen (ITA) 23.43 1.07.53 0.00 1.26.18 - 2 18 Ceccarelli Daniela (ITA) 23.70 1.08.31 0.00 1.26.93 + 0.75 3 2...
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22. December 2001

Forsberg Records 6th Win of the Season in Mass Start
Sweden’s Magdalena Forsberg, after having gotten a 10 minutes penalty on Friday, was back on top in Saturday’...
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22. December 2001

Ski Jumping Large Hill Val Di Fiemme 221201
1 70 Malysz, Adam POL 132 132,5 140,1 142 282,1 2 60 Ammann, Simon SUI 131,5 130 139,2 136,5 275,7 -6.4 3 61 Widhoe...
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22. December 2001

Malysz in 6th Win of the Season
The 9th ski jumping world cup event of the season, the Pre World Championships for the 2003 Games in Val Di Fiemme, prod...
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22. December 2001

Elofsson in Clear Lead in XC WC
As the cross-country skiers head home for Christmas, Sweden’s Per Elofsson has taken the lead in the men’s o...
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23. December 2001

Skari Leads XC World Cup for Women
Despite skipping the last skate race in Ramsau, Norway’s Bente Skari has taken a relatively clear lead in the wome...
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23. December 2001

World Cup Updates Biathlon
The main favorites in the men’s biathlon world cup, Ole Einar Bjoerndalen and Raphael Poiree, are currently 5th an...
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23. December 2001

Finland's Hietalahti in Strong "Comeback"
After a first, second, 5th and 9th, Finland’s Vesa Hietalahti is currently third in the overall men’s biathl...
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23. December 2001

Malysz in Clear Lead, Several Youngsters Challenge
Adam Malysz has won 6 out of 9 events in the ski jumping events thus far this season. Despite this dominance, there are ...
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23. December 2001

Men's Alpine World Cup Standings 231201
1 Eberharter Stefan AUT 580 2 Miller Bode USA 420 3 Cuche Didier SUI 374 4 Covili Frederic FRA 333 5 Aamodt Kjetil-Andr...
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23. December 2001

Alpine Women's World Cup Standings 231201
1 Dorfmeister Michaela AUT 448 2 Kostner Isolde ITA 353 3 Gerg Hilde GER 305 4 Nef Sonja SUI 300 5 G...
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23. December 2001

Cross Country Nations Update
Norway has taken the lead in the nations cup in cross-country, the men’s team has done very well in the classic di...
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23. December 2001

US Biathlon Results
National Team Sprint Dec 22, 2001Women's 7 Kmpl Name Hometown P S Time1 Jill Kra...
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23. December 2001

Frode Andresen to Focus on Shooting During Christmas
Norwegian biathlete Frode Andresen, 11 times individual world cup winner and 3rd in the overall world cup in the 2001, i...
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23. December 2001

Zubrilova to Challenge Forsberg?
The Ukraine’s leading women’s biathlete Elena Zubrilova showed strength in the women’s 15k individual ...
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23. December 2001

Japanese XC Skiers Heading for the Top?
The Japanese men cross-country skiers had 3 in the top 20 in the 30k mass start in Ramsau this weekend.Results from Rams...
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24. December 2001

Bjoerndalen to Ski Biathlon and X C?
Norwegian biathlete Ole Einar Bjoerndalen has pushed Per Elofsson in 2 cross-country skating events this season and is q...
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24. December 2001

Ole Einar to Double up in Olympics?
Norwegian biathlete Ole Einar Bjoerndalen has pushed Per Elofsson in 2 cross-country skating events this season and is q...
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24. December 2001

Skari Skips Sprint, Alsgaard Uncertain
Norway will be represented by their leading cross-country sprinters in the sprint races in Garmisch on the 27th and in S...
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24. December 2001

Tchepikov Going for Olympic Gold 14 Years After his First
Russia’s Sergey Tchepikov is back in full force in the men’s biathlon. The Russian won the overall world cu...
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24. December 2001

Olympic History, One Man Won Gold in XC and NC in 1924
Norwegian biathlete Ole Einar Bjoerndalen may try to win Olympic gold in both biathlon and cross-country, yet this darin...
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25. December 2001

4 Hills Update
The 50th 4 hills ski-jumping tournament starts in late December.The tour is held in 4 cities in 4 large hills (k115 to k...
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25. December 2001

Another Double Olympic Winner in 1928
After Thorleif Haug won gold in cross-country and Nordic combined in 1924, Johann Gr...
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25. December 2001

4 Hills Update/Winners and Nations
In the 49 4 hills events/seasons thus far, Germany has been the leading nation with 15 wins, they last won in 1996 with ...
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25. December 2001

Swedish Cross-Country Presentation
This is a presentation of the Swedish cross-country coaches, it will be translated into English later.Ansvariga ledare/t...
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25. December 2001

4 Hills Update, The "Unlucky" 4
No ski jumper has yet managed to win all 4 events in the 4 hills event. 15 men have won 3 events and won the overall 4 ...
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26. December 2001

4 Hills, Wirkola 3 in a Row, 4 Total for Weissflog
Norway’s Bjoern Wirkola won the 4 hills 3 years in a row, 67, 68 and 69. Wirkola, formerly Olympic participant in...
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26. December 2001

Alsgaard and Skari to Skip XC Sprints
The cross-country skiers will ski sprint skate in Partenkirchen on Thursday Des. 27th. The qualification will start at ...
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26. December 2001

Lind Wins Men's XC Sprint Qualification by 5 Seconds
Sweden's young gun wasted no time after Christmas in setting the pace in the men's cross country sprints. Lind was almo...
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27. December 2001

Women's Qualification XC Sprint Women 271201
1 8 1256732 SACHENBACHER Evi GER 3:34.01 0.00 0.00 Qualified2 18 1005017 VALBUSA Sabina ITA 3:34.73 +0.72 2.69 Qualified...
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27. December 2001

German Victory in Women's XC Sprint
The fastest skier from the qualification, Germany’s Ewi Sachenbacher, won Thursday’s women’s cross-cou...
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27. December 2001

Zorzi Wins Men's XC Sprint
Italy’s Christian Zorzi won the men’s cross-country sprint event in Partenkirchen on Thursday. The final ca...
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27. December 2001

Skari and Sachenbacher Lead Women's WC
World cup standings cross-country women, sprint below.1 1058270 SKARI, Bente NOR 426 1001.328.1001.823.1516.1001.1001.2 ...
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27. December 2001

Elofsson and Zorzi Lead Men's XC WC
Men's overall cross-country world cup standings, sprint below.1 1239078 ELOFSSON, Per SWE 449 299.1001.802.603.802.1001....
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27. December 2001

Men's Downhill Bormio 281201
1 6 Greber Christian (AUT) 48.05 1.22.69 1.34.42 1.54.33 - 2 10 Strobl Fritz (AUT) 48.04 1.22.88 1.34.59 1.54.79 + 0.46 ...
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28. December 2001

Women's GS 281201
1 ( 22) KUMMER Lilian SUI 2:12.06 0.00 1:06.80 + 0.46 2 1:05.26 + 0.24 92 ( 4) PUTZER Karen ITA 2:12.09 + 0.03 1:06.84...
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28. December 2001

Sweden's Lind Strong in Men's XC
Sweden’s Bioern Lind has very impressive in the men’s cross-country sprint races thus far in the season, he ...
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28. December 2001

Smigun Chasing Skari in Overall WC
Only Christina Smigun of the top guns in the women’s cross country camp chose to ski the sprint cross-country on T...
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28. December 2001

4 Hills Athletes Presentation
Some of the profiles in the 2001/2002 4 hills tournament.* Adam Malysz (born 1977 Poland)* Winner of the overall world c...
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28. December 2001

Alpine Start Lists Saturday 291201
"CAF...
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28. December 2001

Nordic Combined News, Norway and US to Skip Sprint
The Nordic combined skiers will start again after Christmas with the sprint in Oberwiesenthal on Saturday. The event wil...
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28. December 2001

XC Sprint Update, Zorzi's Third?
The cross-country skiers will ski a skate sprint in Salzburg on Saturday. Qualifications will start at 15:00 CET, quart...
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28. December 2001

Stecher Leads NC Sprint
Austria's Mario Stecher has taken the lead in the Nordic combined sprint in Oberwiesentahl after the jumping part. There...
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29. December 2001

Start List Slalom Women 2nd run
"CAF...
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29. December 2001

Selected Odds 4 Hills
WINTERSPORTS HEAD-TO-HEAD - SKI JUMPING Four hills ID Date 1 2 15400 30-12-01 13:40 Malysz - The field 1.50 2.25 15...
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29. December 2001

Swedish XC Championship Women 5k Skate
Results from the Swedish women's 5k in the Swedish championship. Anna Dahlberg will ski the sprint later on Saturday in...
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29. December 2001

Start Lists XC Sprint Salzburg 291201, Times CET
1 HOEGBERG Anders SWE red 15:30:002 ZORZI Cristian ITA red 15:30:153 IVERSEN Trond NOR red 15:30:304 BROERS Morten NOR r...
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29. December 2001

Downhill Men Bormio 291201/WC Standings
1 5 STROBL Fritz AUT 1:55.00 0.00 2 2 STROBL Josef AUT 1:55.19 + 0.19 3 4 EBERHARTER S. AUT ...
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29. December 2001

Gottwald Wins Sprint NC
Austria's Felix Gottwald came from 7th after the ski jumping to win Saturday's Nordic combined sprint in Oberwiesentahl,...
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29. December 2001

Sprint Qualification Times XC Women and Men Salzburg 291201
1 9 1054778 NEUMANNOVA Katerina CZE 3:40.41 0.00 0.00 Qualified2 14 1041780 SORKMO Maj Helen NOR 3:40.81 +0.40 1.45 Qual...
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29. December 2001

Women's Slalom Lienz/WC Standings Women
1 1 PAERSON Anja SWE 1:24.74 0.00 41.63 0.00 1 43.11 + 1.12 19 2 27 BERGMANN M. GER 1:24....
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29. December 2001

Ammann Longest Jump in 4 Hills Qualification
The qualification results from Oberstdorf, the first event of the 4 hills. Simon Ammann had the longest jump, Norway on...
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29. December 2001

Moen Wins Women's XC Sprint
Norway's Anita Moen won the women's skate cross-country sprint in Salzburg on Saturday. Moen was followed by Katarina N...
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29. December 2001

Bjerkeli Leads Nor. Top 4 in XC Sprint
Norway had been "struggling" somewhat in the men's cross-country sprint thus far this season. Well, no such concerns in...
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29. December 2001

Elofsson Swedish Champion on Men's 10k Skate
1 209 Per Elofsson IFK Ume...
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29. December 2001

Frode Andresen Joining Forces with Alsgaard
Norwegian cross-country skiers Espen Bjervig and Thomas Alsgaard, skipping the sprint events this week, will instead ski...
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29. December 2001

Neumannova Takes Lead in Women's XC
The women's cross-country overall world is still wide open between 6 women, Neumannova has taken over the lead, yet Skar...
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30. December 2001

Norway leads Nations Cup Cross-Country
1 Norway NOR 4677 28101.18672.2 Russia RUS 2533 6074.19261.3 Sweden SWE 1957 14782.4797.4 Italy ITA 1949 10023.9473.5 Ge...
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30. December 2001

Barnes and Redman Surprise At Biathlon Olympic Trials
Lawton Redman of Florence, VT. and Lanny Barnes, of Durango, CO were the surprise winners in the Individual competitions...
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30. December 2001

Elofssson Leads XC World Cup Ahead of Zorzi
Sweden's Per Elofsson, the men's overall cross-country winner from 2001, has taken a clear lead in the 2002 season as we...
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30. December 2001

Bjoerndalen Will Ski 30k Cross-Country
Ole Einar Bjorndalen, the leading Norwegian biathlete, will ski the cross-country opener in the Olympics, the 30k skate ...
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30. December 2001

Prize Money Ranking Nordic Combined, in CHF
1 Ackermann, RonnyWSV Oberhof 05 GER 58500 120001.120001.10007.60002.60002.35003.120001.60002.2 Gottwald, FelixSC Saalfe...
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30. December 2001

Elofsson Swedish Champion, Wins by 2 Minutes
Men's pursuit:1 Per Elofsson IFK Ume...
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30. December 2001

Hannawald Wins in Oberstdorf, Malysz 5th
Sven Hannawald continued the German dominance in Oberstdorf, winning the first event of the 4 hills ski jumping tourname...
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30. December 2001

US XC News, Kemppel, Wadsworth XC Olympians
SOLDIER HOLLOW, Utah (Dec. 29) -- As expected, Nina Kemppel (Anchorage) became the first U.S. woman cross country skier ...
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30. December 2001

Ole Einar Confirms XC in Olympics
Ole Einar will ski the cross-country opener in the Olympics, the 30k skate mass start. He may or may not ski the cross-c...
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30. December 2001

Piller Cottrer and Belmondo Italian XC Champions
The Italian cross-country championship was held this weeekend. 30 Km mass start on the wc track of next week (very well ...
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30. December 2001

US Biathlon Trials Day 2
US Biathlon Team members Jeremy Teela, of Anchorage AK and Andrea Nahrgang of Wayzata, MN captured the second of fou...
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30. December 2001

Hess to Continue Until 2003
The German ski jumping head coach, Reinhard Hess, will likely continue in his position at least until 2003.Hess got his ...
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31. December 2001

Yggeseth Calls for Easier Rules in Ski Jumping
Norway's Thorbjoern Yggeseth, the Chairman of the FIS Ski Jumping Commitee, calls for easier rules in ski jumping.Basica...
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31. December 2001

4 Hills and WC Update, Hannawald and Malysz Lead
Sven Hannawald, once second and twice 4th in the 4 hills overall standings, has taken the lead after the first event in ...
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31. December 2001

Norway Keeps Struggling in Ski Jumping
The Norwegian ski jumpers continue to struggle, formerly one of the leading nations in the 4 hills with a total of 8 ove...
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31. December 2001

Change in Plans for Elofsson, Will Ski Jan. WC
Sweden's leading cross-country skier, Per Elofsson, will race in Val Di Fiemme next weekend (Saurday), he will at least ...
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31. December 2001

Qualification 4 Hills/Garmisch Partenkirchen/Widhoelzl Longest
The 4 hills winner from 2000, Austria's Andreas Widhoelzl, had the longest jump and won the qualification for the second...
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31. December 2001

Miller Dominates in US Champs
-- Bode Miller (Franconia, N.H.) secured his second U.S. Olympic Team spot Sunday when he claimed the men's slalom with ...
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31. December 2001

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