• Kyodo


Katsuhiro Oyama and Kanae Meguro won their second national cross country titles in as many days by winning the freestyle pursuits Wednesday.

Oyama, who won the men’s 10-km classical Tuesday, held off a charge from Takeshi Mizofuchi in the 15-km freestyle leg for a combined time of 1 hour, 7 minutes, 21.6 seconds at the Akiyama course in Yamagata Prefecture.

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