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Winter Olympics 2014: Curling win for Norway

Norway's men, skip Thomas Ulsrud, won 7-4 over the US team on Monday, in their first curling group play match of the Sochi Olympics.

They meet host nation Russia on Tuesday.

Norway won silver in the Vancouver Olympics.

(NRK)

 


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