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February 15, 2010 in Sports
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A judge inspects a jump during the first snowboard cross qualification run at the Vancouver 2010 Olympics on Monday, Feb. 15, 2010.

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USA’s Nick Baumgartner crashes during the first snowboard cross qualifying run at the Vancouver 2010 Olympics in West Vancouver, British Columbia, Monday, Feb. 15, 2010.

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Steven Nyman of the United States takes a jump during the men’s downhill event at the Vancouver 2010 Olympics in Whistler, British Columbia, Monday, Feb. 15, 2010.

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Sweden’s Patrik Jaerbyn crashes into the safety fencing in the finish area after completing the men’s downhill at the Vancouver 2010 Olympics in Whistler, British Columbia, Monday, Feb. 15, 2010.

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Switzerland’s Didier Defago completes the men’s downhill at the Vancouver 2010 Olympics in Whistler, British Columbia, Monday, Feb. 15, 2010.

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Sweden’s Charlotte Kalla celebrates winning the gold medal during the women’s 10k cross country race at the Vancouver 2010 Olympics in Whistler, British Columbia, Canada, Monday, Feb. 15, 2010.

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Vladislav Juzhakov, right, and Vladimir Machnutin of Russia crash during a run of the men’s doubles luge training at the Vancouver 2010 Olympics in Whistler, British Columbia, Monday, Feb. 15, 2010.

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Irakli Japaridze, left, chef de mission of the Georgia delegation, comforts Georgia coach Felix Kumaritashvili after a memorial for luge athlete Nodar Kumaritashvili of Georgia in Vancouver, British Columbia, Monday, Feb. 15, 2010. Kumaritashvili died after crashing during a luge training run.

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Didier Defago of Switzerland takes a jump on his way to winning the gold medal during the men’s downhill at the Vancouver 2010 Olympics in Whistler, British Columbia, Monday, Feb. 15, 2010.

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Switzerland’s Dario Cologna catches his breath after winning the gold medal during the men’s 15k cross country race at the Vancouver 2010 Olympics in Whistler, British Columbia, Canada, Monday, Feb. 15, 2010.

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Sandro Stielicke of Germany during a training run for the men’s skeleton at the Vancouver 2010 Olympics in Whistler, British Columbia, Monday, Feb. 15, 2010.

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Katie Uhlaender of the United States starts during a training run for the women’s skeleton at the Vancouver 2010 Olympics in Whistler, British Columbia, Monday, Feb. 15, 2010.

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Evan Lysacek of the United States practices at the Vancouver 2010 Olympics in Vancouver, British Columbia, Monday, Feb. 15, 2010.

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Jeremy Abbott, top, and Evan Lysacek of the United States practice at the Vancouver 2010 Olympics in Vancouver, British Columbia, Monday, Feb. 15, 2010.

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Spectators crowd the finish area to watch the men’s downhill at the Vancouver 2010 Olympics in Whistler, British Columbia, Monday, Feb. 15, 2010.

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Shinsuke Tamaya of Japan is stopped by a pile of foam at the finish area during a training run for the men’s skeleton at the Vancouver 2010 Olympics in Whistler, British Columbia, Monday, Feb. 15, 2010.

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Canada’s forward Jayna Hefford (16) watches the puck sail past Switzerland’s goal keeper Florence Schelling (41) for a goal by Canada’s forward Meghan Agosta, not shown, in women’s preliminary round hockey Monday, Feb. 15, 2010, in Vancouver, British Columbia.

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Gold medalist Seth Wescott, right, of the U.S., passes silver medallist Mike Robertson, of Canada, near the end of the course during the men’s snowboard cross final at the 2010 Vancouver Olympic Winter Games at Cypress Mountain in Vancouver, British Columbia, Monday, Feb. 15, 2010.