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Norway wins gold, silver in sprint

Updated: February 11, 2014, 9:32 AM ET
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KRASNAYA POLYANA, Russia -- Maiken Caspersen Falla led a Norwegian double to take gold in the women's cross-country freestyle sprint at the Sochi Olympics on Tuesday.

Despite pre-race favorite Marit Bjoergen going out in the semifinals, Norway still took the top two spots as Falla proved strongest in the final and Ingvild Flugstad Oestberg narrowly beat Vesna Fabjan of Slovenia in a photo finish for the silver.

Fabjan took bronze, while Astrid Uhrenholdt Jacobsen -- whose brother ...

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