Norway win first Nordic combined mixed World Cup

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Norwegians Jens Luraas Oftebro, Mari Leinan Lund, Gyda Westvold Hansen and Joergen Graabak made history Friday with victory in the first-ever mixed World Cup in Nordic combined. The competition consisted of normal hill jumps in Italy’s Val di Fiemme then cross-country relays of 2×2.5-kilometres for the women and 2x5km for the men. Norway triumphed by 10.5 seconds from the Austrian quartet of Martin Fritz, Lisa Hirner, Annalena Slamik and Lukas Greiderer with Germany’s Jakob Lange, Cindy Haasch, Jenny Nowak and Terence Weber a further 13.4 seconds back in third. Norwegian star and men’s World C…

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