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Sweden's Oehling Norberg, Baron of France win skicross World Cup races in Are


ARE, Sweden — Victor Oehling Norberg beat Jean Frederic Chapuis of France to win a men's skicross race on Saturday and extend his freestyle World Cup lead.

Oehling Norberg earned his third straight victory and leads the skicross standings with 411 points, with Chapuis second at 287.

Another Swede, Michael Forslund, finished third.

In the women's race, Alizee Baron of France won ahead of Austrians Katrin Ofner and Andrea Limbacher. Baron climbed to third in the standings with 316 points, 41 behind leader Fanny Smith of Switzerland, who finished eighth.

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