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Winter Olympics, Day 8
February 15, 2014 15:00 GMT
The main events of the day in photos from the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics, Day 8, February 15: The United States tops Russia in men's hockey group play, Austria takes gold in the women's Super G, and China wins a speed skating competition.
Russia's Victor An and Vladimir Grigorev celebrate after placing first and second respectively in men's 1000m at the short track events. (EPA/Hannibal Hanshke)
Austria's Anna Fenninger skis during the women's alpine skiing Super G competition. She went on to win the gold medal. (REUTERS/Dominic Ebenbichler)
Germany's Maria Hoefl-Riesch reacts in the finish area during the women's alpine skiing Super G competition. She won the silver medal. (REUTERS/Leonhard Foeger)
Switzerland's Dominique Gisin lies on the snow after falling during the women's alpine skiing Super-G. (AFP/Javier Soriano)
Germany's Nicole Fessel of Germany prepares for women's cross-country 4 x 5km relay competition. (EPA/Filip Singer)
Sweden's Emma Wiken, in front, and Finland's Aino-Kaisa Saarinen compete in the women's cross-country skiing 4x5km relay. (AFP/Kirril Kudryavtsev)
(From left) Austria's Katerina Smutna, Poland's Kornelia Kubinska and France's Aurore Jean compete in the women's cross-country skiing 4x5km relay. (AFP/Kirril Kudryavtsev)
Finland's Anne Kylloenen (center) Aino-Kaisa Saarinen (left) and Kerttu Niskanen of Finland react at the finish line during the women's cross-country 4 x 5km relay competition. Finland won silver. (EPA/Filip Singer)
Sweden's relay team, Ida Ingemarsdotter, Emma Wiken, Anna Haag, and Charlotte Kalla, celebrate during the flower ceremony for the women's cross-country 4 x 5km relay event. The Swedish team won gold. (REUTERS/Sergei Karpukhin)
Slovenia's players celebrate at the end of the men's Ice Hockey Group A match after defeating Slovakia by a score of 3:1. (AFP/Alexander Nemenov)
Phoebe Stanz of Switzerland celebrates after scoring against Russia during the women's quarterfinal match. (EPA/Srdjan Suki)
South Korea's Kim Alang (right) falls as she competes in the women's short track 1500m final. (AFP/Adrian Dennis)
China's Zhou Yang celebrates after winning the gold medal in the women's short track 1.500m final.
U.S. player Cam Fowler scores against Russia's goalkeeper, Sergei Bobrovski, during the Men's Ice Hockey Group A match. The United States beat Russia 3:2
U.S. player T.J. Oshie (left) celebrates with teammates Ryan Callahan (center) and Paul Stastny (right) after scoring to win the game in a shootout against Russia during the Men's Preliminary Round Group A match.
Poland's Zbigniew Brodka skates to a first place finish during the men's 1500m speed skating race. (REUTERS/Issei Kato)
Switzerland's two-woman bobsleigh steered by Fabienne Meyer takes a practice run during a training session at the Sanki Sliding Center in Rosa Khutor. (AFP/ Lionel Bonaventure)
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