Two Norwegian World Cup gold in underwater rugby

Two Norwegian World Cup gold in underwater rugby

Molde : Norway | Aug 20, 2011 at 5:33 PM PDT
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Norway's women's went undefeated through the tournament, and took his first world title since 1995.

Amanda Barsten decided the final with just over three minutes left to play. This beat Norway neighboring rival Sweden 1-0 in the thrilling final.

- I got a pass from one of our backs, and swam as fast as I could. I had a little air, and did not realize it was a goal before I heard the signal, says the match winner, according to the Norwegian diving associations .

First Norwegian World Cup gold

The Norwegian men took their first world championship gold medals in history. Norway beat Germany 1-0 after scoring from Molde Bård Inge Pettersen.

National team coach Marius Scoring was delighted after his triumph.

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Two Norwegian World Cup gold in underwater rugby
Both Norway herrelag and women's in the underwater rugby took World Cup gold medal on Saturday.
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