Norway medallists ‘raced for bereaved team-mate’

Norway medallists ‘raced for bereaved team-mate’

Norwegian cross-country medallists Marit Bjørgen and Heidi Weng said they raced on Saturday for the family of bereaved teammate Astrid Uhrenholdt Jacobsen, whose brother died on the eve of the Sochi Games.

Norway’s Bjørgen makes history with fourth gold

Norway’s Bjørgen makes history with fourth gold

Norwegian superstar Marit Bjørgen on Saturday won her fourth Olympic title and became the most successful female Norwegian Olympian in history, after taking the first cross-country skiing gold of the Sochi Games in the women's skiathlon.