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Skijumping: Team success for Austria

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Austria won Saturday's team event on the long hill at the Nordic World Championships at Predazzo, retaining a title they have held since 2005.

The Austrian quartet saw off Norway and Germany.

1. Austria 1135.9 points

(Wolfgang Loitzl, Manuel Fettner, Thomas Morgenstern, Gregor Schlierenzauer)

2. Norway 1124.0

(Andreas Stjernen, Tom Hilde, Anders Bardal, Anders Jacobsen)

3. Germany 1121.8

(Andreas Wank, Severin Freund, Michael Neumayer, Richard Freitag)

4. Poland 1121.0, 5. Japan 1099.1, 6. Slovenia 1046.4, 7. Czech Republic 1022.1, 8. Italy 965.9, 9. Russia 498.1, 10. Switzerland 469.1, 11. Finland 430.2, 12. Kazakhstan 375.6

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