SOCHI, Russia - Norway and China remained unbeaten and the U.S. finally got a win in men's curling at the Sochi OIympics on Wednesday.

Wearing flat caps, knee-length knickers and dark blue soccer socks, the stylish Norwegians beat Germany 8-5 for a third consecutive victory.

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China defeated Switzerland 5-4 and also has a 3-0 win-loss record along with Sweden, which had a bye in the morning session at the Ice Cube Curling Center.

The U.S. men and women were a combined 0-5 after two days' play, but John Shuster's team ended the losing streak by beating Denmark 9-5, with five of its points coming from steals.

There are four games in the evening session.