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Eigenmann, Bjorgen capture Tour de Ski races

MUNICH, Germany -- Christoph Eigenmann of Switzerland and
Marit Bjorgen of Norway won the first races Sunday at the new Tour
de Ski.

The overall winner of the six races in the cross-country event
will get 400 World Cup points.

Eigenmann finished the 1.2-kilometer freestyle race in 2
minutes, 04.9 seconds to edge out Devon Kershaw of Canada by 1.4
seconds. Roddy Darragon of France was 2.6 back in third.

Bjorgen won the women's 0.8-kilometer freestyle race in 1:35.1.
Arianna Follis of Italy was second and Chandra Crawford of Canada
was third, both finishing 1.1 seconds behind.

The event was held in Munich's 70,000-seat Olympic Stadium.