Alpine Skiing - Germans win team event in Lenzerheide

Germany won the parallel Alpine Skiing team event at the World Cup finals in Lenzerheide, Switzerland.

Alpine Skiing - Germans win team event in Lenzerheide

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Germany's team members (L to R) Veronique Hronek, Felix Neureuther, Lena Duerr and Fritz Dopfer celebrate after placing first in the national team event following the season's last race at the Alpine Skiing World Cup finals in Lenzerheide

The team of Felix Neureuther, Fritz Dopfer, Veronique Hronek and Lena Duer beat Sweden 3-1 in the final.

The Swedish team was made up of Andre Myhrer, Jens Byggmark, Maria Pietilae-Holmner and Frida Hansdottir.

Hosts and world champions Austria could only finish fourth after losing the third place play-off with Italy.

Only seven nations competed in the event with the US being among those who skipped the event.

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