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US, Russia win team sprints at Nordic Worlds

AP, VAL DI FIEMME, Italy

Magnus Krog was the fourth member of the team.

Lamy Chappuis and Moan attacked on the next-to-last hill and were neck and neck right to the end when the Frenchman lunged to cross the line millimeters ahead of Moan.

The US were third, with Bill Demong coming in 4.2 seconds behind Lamy Chappuis.

Later, Yuki Ito, Daiki Ito, Sara Takanashi and Taku Takeuchi dominated in both rounds of the mixed jump to amass a total of 1,011 points in the event, which features two men and two women on each team.

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