Photos of the day from 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics - February 12, 2014

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Slovenia's Tina Maze celebrates after winnning the women's alpine skiing downhill race, Stefan Groothuis of the Netherlands holds his national flag and celebrates after winning the gold in the men's 1,000-meter speedskating race and goalkeeper Charline Labonte of Canada bats the the puck away during the women's ice hockey game against the United States are some of the best photos from the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics for February 12, 2014.

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Slovenia's Tina Maze celebrates after winnning the women's alpine skiing downhill race at the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics February 12, 2014. (REUTERS/Ruben Sprich)
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Slovenia's Tina Maze celebrates after winnning the women's alpine skiing downhill race at the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics February 12, 2014. (REUTERS/Ruben Sprich)
China's Li Shuang performs a jump during the women's snowboard halfpipe semi-finals at the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympic Games in Rosa Khutor February 12, 2014. (REUTERS/Carlos Barria)
Photos of the day from 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics - February 12, 2014
China's Li Shuang performs a jump during the women's snowboard halfpipe semi-finals at the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympic Games in Rosa Khutor February 12, 2014. (REUTERS/Carlos Barria)
Goalkeeper Charline Labonte of Canada bats the the puck away during the 2014 Winter Olympics women's ice hockey game against the United States at Shayba Arena, Wednesday, Feb. 12, 2014, in Sochi, Russia. (AP Photo/Petr David Josek)
Goalkeeper Charline Labonte of Canada bats the the puck away during the 2014 Winter Olympics women's ice hockey game against the United States at Shayba Arena, Wednesday, Feb. 12, 2014, in Sochi, Russia. (AP Photo/Petr David Josek)
Goalkeeper Charline Labonte of Canada bats the the puck away during the 2014 Winter Olympics women's ice hockey game against the United States at Shayba Arena, Wednesday, Feb. 12, 2014, in Sochi, Russia. (AP Photo/Petr David Josek)
Austria's Andreas (L) and Wolfgang Linger react after finished second in the men's luge doubles competition at the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics in the Sanki Sliding Center, Sochi, February 12, 2014. (REUTERS/Fabrizio Bensch)
Photos of the day from 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics - February 12, 2014
Austria's Andreas (L) and Wolfgang Linger react after finished second in the men's luge doubles competition at the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics in the Sanki Sliding Center, Sochi, February 12, 2014. (REUTERS/Fabrizio Bensch)
Kaitlyn Farrington of the U.S. performs a jump during the women's snowboard halfpipe finals at the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympic Games in Rosa Khutor February 12, 2014. (REUTERS/Dylan Martinez)
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Kaitlyn Farrington of the U.S. performs a jump during the women's snowboard halfpipe finals at the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympic Games in Rosa Khutor February 12, 2014. (REUTERS/Dylan Martinez)
People enjoy the sunny weather at the Black Sea beach with the Fisht Stadium (rear) in the Olympic Park visible in the background, Sochi, Russia, February 12, 2014. (EPA/VINCENT JANNINK)
Photos of the day - February 12, 2014
People enjoy the sunny weather at the Black Sea beach with the Fisht Stadium (rear) in the Olympic Park visible in the background, Sochi, Russia, February 12, 2014. (EPA/VINCENT JANNINK)
Canada's Kirsten Moore-Towers (top) and Dylan Moscovitch compete during the figure skating pairs free skating at the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics, February 12, 2014. (REUTERS/Alexander Demianchuk)
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Canada's Kirsten Moore-Towers (top) and Dylan Moscovitch compete during the figure skating pairs free skating at the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics, February 12, 2014. (REUTERS/Alexander Demianchuk)
Hannah Teter of the U.S. performs a jump during the women's snowboard halfpipe finals at the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympic Games in Rosa Khutor February 12, 2014. (REUTERS/Dylan Martinez)
Photos of the day from 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics - February 12, 2014
Hannah Teter of the U.S. performs a jump during the women's snowboard halfpipe finals at the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympic Games in Rosa Khutor February 12, 2014. (REUTERS/Dylan Martinez)
Hannah Teter of the U.S. performs a jump during the women's snowboard halfpipe finals at the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympic Games in Rosa Khutor February 12, 2014. (REUTERS/Mike Blake)
Photos of the day from 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics - February 12, 2014
Hannah Teter of the U.S. performs a jump during the women's snowboard halfpipe finals at the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympic Games in Rosa Khutor February 12, 2014. (REUTERS/Mike Blake)
Joint gold medalists Switzerland's Dominique Gisin (L) and Slovenia's Tina Maze pose during the medal ceremony for the women's alpine skiing downhill race at the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympic Games in Sochi February 12, 2014. (REUTERS/Gary Hershorn)
Photos of the day from 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics - February 12, 2014
Joint gold medalists Switzerland's Dominique Gisin (L) and Slovenia's Tina Maze pose during the medal ceremony for the women's alpine skiing downhill race at the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympic Games in Sochi February 12, 2014. (REUTERS/Gary Hershorn)
Kaitlyn Farrington of the U.S. celebrates during the women's snowboard halfpipe finals at the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympic Games in Rosa Khutor February 12, 2014. (REUTERS/Lucas Jackson)
Photos of the day from 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics - February 12, 2014
Kaitlyn Farrington of the U.S. celebrates during the women's snowboard halfpipe finals at the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympic Games in Rosa Khutor February 12, 2014. (REUTERS/Lucas Jackson)
Russia's Ksenia Stolbova (L) and Fedor Klimov finish their figure skating pairs free skating at the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics, February 12, 2014. (REUTERS/Lucy Nicholson)
Photos of the day from 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics - February 12, 2014
Russia's Ksenia Stolbova (L) and Fedor Klimov finish their figure skating pairs free skating at the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics, February 12, 2014. (REUTERS/Lucy Nicholson)
Stefan Groothuis of the Netherlands holds his national flag and celebrates after winning the gold in the men's 1,000-meter speedskating race at the Adler Arena Skating Center at the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia, Wednesday, Feb. 12, 2014. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)
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Stefan Groothuis of the Netherlands holds his national flag and celebrates after winning the gold in the men's 1,000-meter speedskating race at the Adler Arena Skating Center at the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia, Wednesday, Feb. 12, 2014. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)
Germany's Samuel Schwarz skates during the men's 1,000 metres speed skating race at the Adler Arena during the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics February 12, 2014. (REUTERS/Marko Djurica)
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Germany's Samuel Schwarz skates during the men's 1,000 metres speed skating race at the Adler Arena during the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics February 12, 2014. (REUTERS/Marko Djurica)
Kaitlyn Farrington of the U.S. performs a jump during the women's snowboard halfpipe qualification round at the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympic Games in Rosa Khutor February 12, 2014. (REUTERS/Lucas Jackson)
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Kaitlyn Farrington of the U.S. performs a jump during the women's snowboard halfpipe qualification round at the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympic Games in Rosa Khutor February 12, 2014. (REUTERS/Lucas Jackson)
Goalkeeper Jessie Vetter and Kendall Coyne (26) of the United States look back at the puck as Meghan Agosta-Marciano, left, of Canada celebrates her goal during women's ice hockey game at the 2014 Winter Olympics, Wednesday, Feb. 12, 2014, in Sochi, Russia. Canada defeated the United States 3-2. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum, Pool)
Goalkeeper Jessie Vetter and Kendall Coyne (26) of the United States look back at the puck as Meghan Agosta-Marciano, left, of Canada celebrates her goal during women's ice hockey game at the 2014 Winter Olympics, Wednesday, Feb. 12, 2014, in Sochi, Russia. Canada defeated the United States 3-2. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum, Pool)
Goalkeeper Jessie Vetter and Kendall Coyne (26) of the United States look back at the puck as Meghan Agosta-Marciano, left, of Canada celebrates her goal during women's ice hockey game at the 2014 Winter Olympics, Wednesday, Feb. 12, 2014, in Sochi, Russia. Canada defeated the United States 3-2. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum, Pool)
Canada's Meghan Agosta-Marciano (R) celebrates after scoring the game winning goal on Team USA's goalie Jessie Vetter during the third period of their women's preliminary round hockey game at the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympic Games February 12, 2014. (REUTERS/Jim Young)
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Canada's Meghan Agosta-Marciano (R) celebrates after scoring the game winning goal on Team USA's goalie Jessie Vetter during the third period of their women's preliminary round hockey game at the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympic Games February 12, 2014. (REUTERS/Jim Young)
Winner Germany's Eric Frenzel (R) celebrates as he crosses the finish line followed by second-placed Japan's Akito Watabe during the cross country race of the Nordic Combined individual normal hill 10 km event of the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympic Games, at the RusSki Gorki Ski Jumping Center in Rosa Khutor, February 12, 2014. (REUTERS/Michael Dalder)
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Winner Germany's Eric Frenzel (R) celebrates as he crosses the finish line followed by second-placed Japan's Akito Watabe during the cross country race of the Nordic Combined individual normal hill 10 km event of the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympic Games, at the RusSki Gorki Ski Jumping Center in Rosa Khutor, February 12, 2014. (REUTERS/Michael Dalder)
Canada's Meghan Agosta-Marciano scores what turns out to be the game-winning goal on Team USA's goalie Jessie Vetter during the third period of their women's ice hockey game at the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics, February 12, 2014. (REUTERS/Grigory Dukor)
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Canada's Meghan Agosta-Marciano scores what turns out to be the game-winning goal on Team USA's goalie Jessie Vetter during the third period of their women's ice hockey game at the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics, February 12, 2014. (REUTERS/Grigory Dukor)
Samuel Schwarz of Germany competes in the men's 1,000 meters speed skating race during the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics, February 12, 2014. (REUTERS/Phil Noble)
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Samuel Schwarz of Germany competes in the men's 1,000 meters speed skating race during the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics, February 12, 2014. (REUTERS/Phil Noble)
Germany's Eric Frenzel reacts after winning in the cross country race of the Nordic Combined individual normal hill 10 km event of the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympic Games, at the RusSki Gorki Ski Jumping Center in Rosa Khutor, February 12, 2014. (REUTERS/Michael Dalder)
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Germany's Eric Frenzel reacts after winning in the cross country race of the Nordic Combined individual normal hill 10 km event of the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympic Games, at the RusSki Gorki Ski Jumping Center in Rosa Khutor, February 12, 2014. (REUTERS/Michael Dalder)
Australia's Torah Bright competes during the women's snowboard halfpipe qualification round at the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympic Games in Rosa Khutor February 12, 2014. (REUTERS/Lucas Jackson)
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Australia's Torah Bright competes during the women's snowboard halfpipe qualification round at the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympic Games in Rosa Khutor February 12, 2014. (REUTERS/Lucas Jackson)
Australia's Torah Bright competes during the women's snowboard halfpipe qualification round at the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympic Games in Rosa Khutor February 12, 2014. (REUTERS/Carlos Barria)
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Australia's Torah Bright competes during the women's snowboard halfpipe qualification round at the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympic Games in Rosa Khutor February 12, 2014. (REUTERS/Carlos Barria)
Canada's Meghan Agosta-Marciano celebrates after scoring what turned out to be the game-winning goal on Team USA's goalie Jessie Vetter (rear) during the third period of their women's ice hockey game at the Sochi 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics, February 12, 2014. (REUTERS/Jim Young)
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Canada's Meghan Agosta-Marciano celebrates after scoring what turned out to be the game-winning goal on Team USA's goalie Jessie Vetter (rear) during the third period of their women's ice hockey game at the Sochi 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics, February 12, 2014. (REUTERS/Jim Young)
Winner Germany's Eric Frenzel (C) jumps on the podium as second-placed Japan's Akito Watabe (L) and third-placed Norway's Magnus Krog (R), applaud, during the flower ceremony for the Nordic Combined individual normal hill 10 km event of the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympic Games, at the RusSki Gorki Ski Jumping Center in Rosa Khutor, February 12, 2014. (REUTERS/Kai Pfaffenbach)
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Winner Germany's Eric Frenzel (C) jumps on the podium as second-placed Japan's Akito Watabe (L) and third-placed Norway's Magnus Krog (R), applaud, during the flower ceremony for the Nordic Combined individual normal hill 10 km event of the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympic Games, at the RusSki Gorki Ski Jumping Center in Rosa Khutor, February 12, 2014. (REUTERS/Kai Pfaffenbach)
Romania's Dorin Velicu speeds down the track during a men's skeleton training event at the Sanki Sliding Center in Rosa Khutor, a venue for the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics, near Sochi, February 12, 2014. (REUTERS/Murad Sezer)
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Romania's Dorin Velicu speeds down the track during a men's skeleton training event at the Sanki Sliding Center in Rosa Khutor, a venue for the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics, near Sochi, February 12, 2014. (REUTERS/Murad Sezer)
Kelly Clark of the U.S.performs a jump during the women's snowboard halfpipe qualification round at the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympic Games in Rosa Khutor February 12, 2014. (REUTERS/Lucas Jackson)
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Kelly Clark of the U.S.performs a jump during the women's snowboard halfpipe qualification round at the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympic Games in Rosa Khutor February 12, 2014. (REUTERS/Lucas Jackson)
Switzerland's Nadja Purtschert performs a jump during the women's snowboard halfpipe qualification round at the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympic Games in Rosa Khutor February 12, 2014. (REUTERS/Dylan Martinez)
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Switzerland's Nadja Purtschert performs a jump during the women's snowboard halfpipe qualification round at the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympic Games in Rosa Khutor February 12, 2014. (REUTERS/Dylan Martinez)
An official falls on Team USA's Kendall Coyne after she collided with Canada's Meaghan Mikkelson during the first period of their women's ice hockey game at the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics, February 12, 2014. (REUTERS/Grigory Dukor)
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An official falls on Team USA's Kendall Coyne after she collided with Canada's Meaghan Mikkelson during the first period of their women's ice hockey game at the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics, February 12, 2014. (REUTERS/Grigory Dukor)
Finland's Jenni Hiirikoski (L) scores the game winning goal on Switzerland's goalie Florence Schelling during overtime period of their women's preliminary round hockey game at the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympic Games February 12, 2014. (REUTERS/Brian Snyder)
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Finland's Jenni Hiirikoski (L) scores the game winning goal on Switzerland's goalie Florence Schelling during overtime period of their women's preliminary round hockey game at the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympic Games February 12, 2014. (REUTERS/Brian Snyder)
Slovenia's Tina Maze kisses the ground after winning the women's alpine skiing downhill race at the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics February 12, 2014. (REUTERS/Leonhard Foeger)
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Slovenia's Tina Maze kisses the ground after winning the women's alpine skiing downhill race at the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics February 12, 2014. (REUTERS/Leonhard Foeger)
Slovenia's Tina Maze kisses the snow after the women's alpine skiing downhill event at the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics at the Rosa Khutor Alpine Center February 12, 2014. (REUTERS/Leonhard Foeger)
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Slovenia's Tina Maze kisses the snow after the women's alpine skiing downhill event at the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics at the Rosa Khutor Alpine Center February 12, 2014. (REUTERS/Leonhard Foeger)
Finland's goalie Noora Raty (R) clears the puck while under pressure from Switzerland's Sara Benz during the second period of their women's preliminary round hockey game at the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympic Games February 12, 2014. (REUTERS/Brian Snyder)
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Finland's goalie Noora Raty (R) clears the puck while under pressure from Switzerland's Sara Benz during the second period of their women's preliminary round hockey game at the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympic Games February 12, 2014. (REUTERS/Brian Snyder)
Romania's Maria Marinela Mazilu speeds down the track during a women's skeleton training event at the Sanki Sliding Center in Rosa Khutor, a venue for the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics near Sochi, February 12, 2014. (REUTERS/Fabrizio Bensch)
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Romania's Maria Marinela Mazilu speeds down the track during a women's skeleton training event at the Sanki Sliding Center in Rosa Khutor, a venue for the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics near Sochi, February 12, 2014. (REUTERS/Fabrizio Bensch)
Monaco's Alexandra Coletti is being carried away on a stretcher after crashing during the women's alpine skiing downhill race at the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics at the Rosa Khutor Alpine Center February 12, 2014. (REUTERS/Mike Segar)
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Monaco's Alexandra Coletti is being carried away on a stretcher after crashing during the women's alpine skiing downhill race at the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics at the Rosa Khutor Alpine Center February 12, 2014. (REUTERS/Mike Segar)
Joint winners Switzerland's Dominique Gisin (C) and Slovenia's Tina Maze pose with third-placed Switzerland's Lara Gut (R) at the flower ceremony after the women's alpine skiing downhill race at the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics February 12, 2014. (REUTERS/Leonhard Foeger)
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Joint winners Switzerland's Dominique Gisin (C) and Slovenia's Tina Maze pose with third-placed Switzerland's Lara Gut (R) at the flower ceremony after the women's alpine skiing downhill race at the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics February 12, 2014. (REUTERS/Leonhard Foeger)
Slovenia's Tina Maze (front) hugs Switzerland's Dominique Gisin after they jointly won the women's alpine skiing downhill race at the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics February 12, 2014. (REUTERS/Ruben Sprich)
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Slovenia's Tina Maze (front) hugs Switzerland's Dominique Gisin after they jointly won the women's alpine skiing downhill race at the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics February 12, 2014. (REUTERS/Ruben Sprich)
Slovenia's Tina Maze skis during the women's alpine skiing downhill race at the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics at the Rosa Khutor Alpine Center February 12, 2014. (REUTERS/Kai Pfaffenbach)
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Slovenia's Tina Maze skis during the women's alpine skiing downhill race at the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics at the Rosa Khutor Alpine Center February 12, 2014. (REUTERS/Kai Pfaffenbach)
Switzerland's Dominique Gisin competes in the women's alpine skiing downhill race at the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics February 12, 2014. (REUTERS/Stefano Rellandini)
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Switzerland's Dominique Gisin competes in the women's alpine skiing downhill race at the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics February 12, 2014. (REUTERS/Stefano Rellandini)

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