• Alexander Tretiakov of Russia celebrates with fans and supporters in the finish area after he won the gold medal during the men's skeleton competition, Krasnaya Polyana, Russia, Feb. 15, 2014.
  • Lindsey Jacobellis of the United States crashes in the women's snowboard semifinal as Canada's Dominique Maltais tries to avoid her at the Rosa Khutor Extreme Park, Krasnaya Polyana, Russia, Feb. 16, 2014.
  • Russian President Vladimir Putin poses for a photograph with volunteers during his visit to watch the men's cross country skiing relay during the Sochi 2014 Olympic Winter Games at Laura Cross-Country Ski and Biathlon Center near Krasnaya Polyana, Russia, Feb. 16, 2014.
  • Italy's Michela Moioli is placed on a stretcher after a crash in the women's snowboard final at the Rosa Khutor Extreme Park, in Krasnaya Polyana, Russia, Feb. 16, 2014.
  • France's Deborah Anthonioz reacts after her seeding run during women's snowboard cross competition at the Rosa Khutor Extreme Park, at the 2014 Winter Olympics, Krasnaya Polyana, Russia, Feb. 16, 2014.
  • Sweden's Lars Nelson skis past a hole in the snow during the men's cross-country relay, Krasnaya Polyana, Russia, Feb. 16, 2014.
  • Spectators wait for the start of the figure skating competition at the Iceberg Skating Palace, in Sochi, Russia, Feb. 16, 2014.
  • Jilleanne Rookard of the U.S. rests after competing in the women's 1,500-meter race at the Adler Arena Skating Center, Sochi, Russia, Feb. 16, 2014. 
  • Men's super-G medalists from left, United States' Andrew Weibrecht (silver), Norway's Kjetil Jansrud (gold), Canada's Jan Hudec (bronze) and United States' Bode Miller (bronze) pose for photographers on the podium, Krasnaya Polyana, Russia, Feb. 16, 2014.

  • Japan's Yuzuru Hanyu carries the Japanese flag after winning gold in the men's free skating event at the 2014 Winter Olympics, February 14, 2014. 

Sochi Olympics, Sunday, February 16, 2014

Published February 16, 2014

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