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Magnus Moan wins Nordic combined

SCHONACH, Germany (AP) — Magnus Moan led a 1-2 Norwegian finish at a Nordic combined World Cup event on Saturday as overall leader Eric Frenzel of Germany dropped to fifth.

Moan used his speed on the trail to finish the 10-kilometer cross-country race 4.3 seconds ahead of Havaard Klemetsen, leader after the ski jumping portion. Akito Watabe of Japan was third, 5.1 seconds behind the winner.

Jan Schmid of Norway clipped Frenzel for fourth. Frenzel has won three of five meets this season.

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