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Zenhaeusern holds nerve to snatch Alpine team gold for Switzerland


ARE, Sweden (Reuters) - Ramon Zenhaeusern skied a superb final heat to snatch gold for Switzerland in the team event at the Alpine skiing world championships in Are, edging out Marco Schwarz of Austria in the last leg of the final.

Germany suffered heartbreak in the bronze medal battle against Italy, with Linus Strasser believing he had secured the medal for his team before being disqualified for cutting a gate with one of his skis.

   

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