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Computer: Norway to win most medals at 2018 Winter Olympics

It could be a record-setting Winter Olympics for Norway next year in Pyeongchang, South Korea.

Using a computer program, the U.S.-based sports and entertainment provider Gracenote predicts Norway will be at the top of the table with 40 medals — a Winter Olympic record for overall medals. It would surpass the 37 the United States won at the 2010 Vancouver Games.

After Norway, the computer forecast has Germany winning 34 medals, and the United States 32. Those are also the top three when the table is based on gold medals: Norway 15, Germany 13 and the United States and France with 10 each.

"It seems a bit on the high side for Norway, I must admit," data...

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