26 Feb 2010

Norway's Bjoergen wins third gold

7:22 pm on 26 February 2010

The Norwegian cross country skier Marit Bjoergen has becomethe first triple gold medallist of the Vancouver Olympics, skiing the last of the 4x5 kilometre relay .

Germany's Viktoria Rebensburg, who's never won on the World Cip circuit, took the gold medal in the women's giant slalom ahead of the Austrians who were .who were favored to win on the foggy course

The United States and Germany top the gold medal table with eight opne more than Norway and Canada, who beat the United States 2-0 to claim a third consecurtive women's ice hockey title.