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Norway beats Poland in team event at ski jumping World Cup

December 9, 2017
The Norwegian winning team with from left, Johann Andre Forfang, Anders Fannemel, Daniel Andre Tande and Robert Johansson pose after the team competition at the ski jumping World Cup in Titisee-Neustadt, Germany, Saturday, Dec. 9, 2017. (Patrick Seeger/dpa via AP)
The Norwegian winning team with from left, Johann Andre Forfang, Anders Fannemel, Daniel Andre Tande and Robert Johansson pose after the team competition at the ski jumping World Cup in Titisee-Neustadt, Germany, Saturday, Dec. 9, 2017. (Patrick Seeger/dpa via AP)

TITISEE-NEUSTADT, Germany (AP) — Norway’s team held off Poland’s challenge to win a ski jumping World Cup on Saturday.

Daniel Andre Tande led his Norwegian teammates to a total of 1083.6 points, edging the Polish team by just 0.8 of a point.

Germany, with 1054.7, finished third.

Germany’s Richard Freitag produced the longest jump, soaring 143.5 meters.

An individual competition was scheduled for Sunday at Titisee-Neustadt.

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