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Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics: The top 10 potential stars - Telegraph

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Sochi Winter Olympics 2014: The best pictures from Russia's Games - Telegraph

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64 Superb Vintage Pictures Of The Winter Olympics

History is cooool. (GET IT?)

The Pursuits Interview: Chemmy Alcott

Sitting at the dining table in her Thameside cottage in Hampton Court, Chemmy Alcott, Britain’s fastest female skier, takes a sip of tea and thinks. …

15 Olympic Figure Skaters Whose Faces Might Get Stuck Like This

Say double axel, figure skaters.<p>Sports photographers have given the Internet the great gift of perfectly-timed photos from the figure skating …

14 Photos That Prove That Skeleton Is The Most Badass Sport At Sochi

These helmets, man.

Sochi Olympics: It's an uphill climb for the Russian alpine team

KRASNAYA POLYANA, Russia — The Russians put the first man in space but, strangely, they have no Yuri Gagarin in alpine skiing.<p>The host country for the 2014 Sochi Olympics has, by all accounts, provided a first-track for the alpine events at Rosa Khutor.<p>Men and women are raving about the course set …

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BBC Travel on Twitter: "Entering stadium for the Olympic Opening Ceremonies! #bbcsochi #Sochi2014 http://t.co/yiQfJ73oOf"

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Team GB ready to alter perceptions of winter sports at Sochi 2014

It is a long way, figuratively and metaphorically, from Eddie the Eagle in Calgary to Lizzy Yarnold's ambitions for Sochi. If the have-a-go ski jumper who finished dead last in 1988 epitomised the plucky British loser trying and failing with limited funds, the focused and supremely fit skeleton …

Here are the Olympic storylines I'll be watching.

SOCHI, Russia -- The 22nd Winter Olympics get rolling this weekend. Why should you pay attention? Here are 10 good reasons.<p><b>Quite possibly the</b> …

A Guide to Getting Around Sochi During the Games

Guardian US on Twitter: "Austria will never live this down (Photo: Getty) http://t.co/fGXV1LAtc3 #Sochi http://t.co/Lo7Io98tbX"

New conversation<p>Replying to @<b>GuardianUS</b><p>“@<b>GuardianUS</b>: Austria will never live this down (Photo: Getty) http://trib.al/fMZZwAT #<b>Sochi</b> …

The Most Interesting Olympian In The World Struts Into The Opening Ceremony

He may not win a medal, but the most interesting competitor at this year's Winter Olympics in Sochi is Hubertus von Hohenlohe, and he made a grand entrance as the lone representative of Mexico.<p>This is the sixth Olympic games for the 55-year-old alpine skier, who is also:

Kelly Whiteside on Twitter: "US team making its way around the stadium. Somehow I don't think the Twitter world is being kind to Ralph Lauren at the moment."

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Sochi 2014 on Twitter: "Jamaica is in the house! #CoolRunnings #Sochi2014 http://t.co/lB0SUVGrnL"

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Sochi 2014 on Twitter: "The @USOlympic team have 230 athletes here at #Sochi2014, a Winter Olympics record http://t.co/PQhimTWz63"

Replying to @<b>Sochi2014</b><p>“@<b>Sochi2014</b>: The @<b>USOlympic</b> team have 230 athletes here at #<b>Sochi2014</b>, a Winter Olympics record pic.twitter.com/J3K2dN1jKa”</b> …

TV’s Olympics war: The fight to cover Sochi

With NBC getting accused of bias, other networks swoop in<p>On Wednesday, the Washington Post opened a story by stating that the 2014 games in Sochi "may be the most troubled Olympic Games in the long history of troubled Olympic Games." The news outlet was, of course, alluding to rampant rumors of …

See Photos of the Opening Ceremony Before You Can See Them on TV

Irina Rodnina and Vladislav Tretyak light the Olympic cauldron while fireworks explode during the opening ceremony of th<p>... VIEW MORE<p>Robert …

Sochi opening ceremony: How was Vladimir Putin's television screen showing all five Olympic rings?

Images were released of Vladimir Putin in his presidential suite with a television showing all five Olympic rings from the opening ceremony - but in the ceremony there was no fifth ring<p>Russia endured its first embarrassment as hosts of the Winter Olympics on Friday when a dramatic representation of …

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Sochi Olympics Opening Ceremony hints at anti-gay law

SOCHI, Russia – After weeks of serious fears and concerns, who would have thought that the worst thing that would happen during the Opening Ceremony of the 2014 Sochi Olympic Games would be an Olympic ring malfunction?<p>There were no reported security breaches during the nearly three-hour ceremony. …

Russian Police Spent the Sochi Opening Ceremony Arresting LGBT Protesters

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>A day into the Sochi Olympics, Russia arrested LGBT activists who were demonstrating against the …