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Lind, Andersson win cross country sprint events

Updated: January 8, 2006, 12:54 PM ET
Associated Press

OTEPAA, Estonia -- Bjorn Lind and Lina Andersson of Sweden won sprint events Sunday in a World Cup cross country ski meet.

Lind broke from the pack on the final uphill stretch before the ski stadium to win the men's classic style final ahead of Tor Arne Hetland of Norway.

"I was a little surprised to win by such a big margin," Lind said. "My tactic was to attack at the end of the course because it's so long here. I feel very strong. The reason is that I haven't been sick and ...

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