Sweden Takes Gold in Women's Curling
Host Canadians make defending champs work overtime
By Newser Editors and Wire Services
Posted Feb 26, 2010 9:11 PM CST
Sweden's Anna Le Moine, Eva Lund and Anette Norberg celebrate tonight's gold-medal women's curling victory over Canada.   (AP Photo)

(Newser) – Sweden defended its gold medal in women's curling tonight, working overtime to beat the home-favorite Canadian foursome tonight at the Vancouver Olympics. Anette Norberg played through the din of cowbells, nailing the last shot to give her team a 7-6 victory in an extra 11th end.