Andreas and Wolfgang Linger win gold

Updated: February 17, 2010, 10:36 PM ET
Associated Press

WHISTLER, British Columbia -- Austrian brothers Andreas and Wolfgang Linger have won their second consecutive Olympic gold medal in doubles luge.

The Lingers completed their two runs in 1 minute, 22.705 seconds. Andris and Juris Sics of Latvia finished in 1:22.969 and won silver, and Germany's Patric Leitner and Alexander Resch took bronze with a time of 1:23.404.

The Lingers are just the second doubles team to win in consecutive Olympics. Germany's Hans Rinn and Norbert Hahn accomplished ...

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