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Austria wins Nordic worlds; U.S. 4th

Updated: February 28, 2011, 5:41 PM ET
Associated Press

OSLO, Norway -- Marit Bjoergen of Norway captured her third gold medal at the Nordic world championships Monday before thousands of flag-waving fans, and the U.S. men finished fourth in the combined team event won by Austria.

The American team featured Olympic champion Billy Demong and two-time world champion Todd Lodwick and was 54.8 seconds behind the winners. The U.S. was second fastest in the relay but was unable to make up a 1:08 deficit after the ski jump.

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