Juegos Olímpicos de Sochi (2.9.2014)

  • Jernej Damjan of Slovenia in action during the Normal Hill Ski Jumping competition Gorki Jumping Center at the Sochi 2014 Olympic Games, Krasnaya Polyana, Russia, 09 February 2014. VALDRIM XHEMAJ / STF

  • Yulia Lipnitskaya of Russia performs during the women's Free Skating of the Figure Skating team event at the Iceberg Skating Palace during the Sochi 2014 Olympic Games, Sochi, Russia, 09 February 2014. BARBARA WALTON / EFE

  • Yulia Lipnitskaya of Russia (L) waves with Evgeny Plushenko (R) after winning Gold in the Figure Skating team event at the Iceberg Skating Palace during the Sochi 2014 Olympic Games, Sochi, Russia, 09 February 2014. ANATOLY MALTSEV / EFE

  • Russian figure skaters pose for photographers after winning gold in the Figure Skating team event at the Iceberg Skating Palace during the Sochi 2014 Olympic Games, Sochi, Russia, 09 February 2014. ANATOLY MALTSEV / EFE

  • Russian athletes celebrate during the flower ceremony after winning gold in the Figure Skating team event at the Iceberg Skating Palace during the Sochi 2014 Olympic Games, Sochi, Russia, 09 February 2014. HOW WEE YOUNG / EFE

  • The legs of gold medal winner Felix Loch (C) of Germany, second placed Albert Demchenko (L) of Russia and third placed Armin Zoeggeler (R) of Italy during the flower ceremony after the men's singles Luge at the Sanki Sliding Center at the Sochi 2014 Olympic Games, Krasnaya Polyana, Russia, 09 February 2014. VASSIL DONEV / STF

  • Yulia Lipnitskaya of Russia performs during the Womens Free Skating of the Figure Skating team event at the Iceberg Skating Palace during the Sochi 2014 Olympic Games, Sochi, Russia, 09 February 2014. ANATOLY MALTSEV / EFE

  • Jan Ziobro of Poland in action during the Men's Normal Hill Individual in RusSki Gorki Jumping Center at the Sochi 2014 Olympic Games, Krasnaya Polyana, Russia, 09 February 2014. VALDRIM XHEMAJ / STF

  • Taku Takeuchi of Japan in action during the Men's Normal Hill Individual in RusSki Gorki Jumping Center at the Sochi 2014 Olympic Games, Krasnaya Polyana, Russia, 09 February 2014. VALDRIM XHEMAJ / STF

  • A snowboarder in action during the offical training snowboard halfpipe at Rosa Khutor Extreme Park at the Sochi 2014 Olympic Games, Krasnaya Polyana, Russia, 09 February 2014. JENS BUETTNER / STF

  • Gold medallist Sven Kramer (C) of the Netherlands is flanked by silver medalist Jan Blokhuijsen (L) of the Netherlands and bronze winner Jorrit Bergsma of the Netherlands during the medal ceremony for the Men's 5000m Speed Skating race at the Sochi 2014 Olympic Games, Sochi, Russia, 09 February 2014. HANNIBAL HANSCHKE / EFE

  • Gold medallist Justine Dufour-Lapointe (R) of Canada and silver medalist Chloe Dufour-Lapointe (R) of Canada take pictures of themselves after the medal ceremony for the Freestyle Skiing Women's Moguls at the Sochi 2014 Olympic Games, Sochi, Russia, 09 February 2014. HANNIBAL HANSCHKE / STF

  • Gold medalist Ole Einar Bjoerndalen of Norway throws flowers into the crowd after the medal ceremony for the Biathlon Men's 10km Sprint at the Sochi 2014 Olympic Games, Sochi, Russia, 09 February 2014. HANNIBAL HANSCHKE / EFE

  • Peter Prevc of Slovenia on his final jump during the Men's Normal Hill Individual Ski Jumping competition at the Russki Gorki Jumping Centre at the Sochi 2014 Olympic Games, Krasnaya Polyana, Russia, 09 February 2014. JOHN G. MABANGLO / STF

  • Armin Zoeggeler of Italy celebrates at the end of his fourth run in the men's singles Luge at the Sanki Sliding Center at the Sochi 2014 Olympic Games, Krasnaya Polyana, Russia, 09 February 2014. Zoeggeler placed third becoming the first athlete to win a medal at six Winter Olympic Games. TOBIAS HASE / STF

  • Russian president Vladimir Putin views the Ice Dance Free Dance of the Figure Skating team event at the Iceberg Skating Palace during the Sochi 2014 Olympic Games, Sochi, Russia, 09 February 2014. ANATOLY MALTSEV / STF

  • Charlene Guignard and Marco Fabbri of Italy perform in the Ice Dance Free Dance of the Figure Skating team event at the Iceberg Skating Palace during the Sochi 2014 Olympic Games, Sochi, Russia, 09 February 2014. BARBARA WALTON / EFE

  • Russian President Vladimir Putin (L) poses for a picture with a young Russian boy while visiting a house of Russian fans during the Sochi 2014 Olympic Games in Sochi, Russia, 09 February 2014. MIKHAIL KLIMENTIEV/RIA NOVOSTI/ / POOL

  • General view of the snowboard halfpipe at Rosa Khutor Extreme Park at the Sochi 2014 Olympic Games, Krasnaya Polyana, Russia, 09 February 2014. JENS BUETTNER / STF

  • Gold medalist Matthias Mayer of Austria during the medal ceremony for the Men's Downhill at the Sochi 2014 Olympic Games, Sochi, Russia, 09 February 2014. HANS KLAUS TECHT / EFE

  • Cathy Reed and Chris Reed of Japan perform in the Ice Dance Free Dance of the Figure Skating team event at the Iceberg Skating Palace during the Sochi 2014 Olympic Games, Sochi, Russia, 09 February 2014. ANATOLY MALTSEV / EFE

  • Tessa Virtue and Scott Moir of Canada perform in the Ice Dance Free Dance of the Figure Skating team event at the Iceberg Skating Palace during the Sochi 2014 Olympic Games, Sochi, Russia, 09 February 2014. BARBARA WALTON / EFE

  • Roman Koudelka of Czech Republic in action during the Men's Normal Hill Individual in RusSki Gorki Jumping Center at the Sochi 2014 Olympic Games, Krasnaya Polyana, Russia, 09 February 2014. VALDRIM XHEMAJ / STF

  • Felix Loch of Germany celebrates at the end of his fourth run winning gold in the men's singles Luge at the Sanki Sliding Center at the Sochi 2014 Olympic Games, Krasnaya Polyana, Russia, 09 February 2014. TOBIAS HASE / STF

  • Tessa Virtue and Scott Moir of Canada (front) react with team members after the Ice Dance Free Dance of the Figure Skating team event at the Iceberg Skating Palace during the Sochi 2014 Olympic Games, Sochi, Russia, 09 February 2014. HOW WEE YOUNG / EFE

  • Peter Prevc of Slovenia in action during the Normal Hill Ski Jumping competition Gorki Jumping Center at the Sochi 2014 Olympic Games, Krasnaya Polyana, Russia, 09 February 2014. VALDRIM XHEMAJ / STF

  • Gold medallist Kamil Stoch of Poland celebrates during the Men's Normal Hill Individual in Russki Gorki Jumping Center at the Sochi 2014 Olympic Games, Krasnaya Polyana, Russia, 09 February 2014. FEHIM DEMIR / STF

  • Gold medal winner Felix Loch (C) of Germany, second placed Albert Demchenko (L) of Russia and third placed Armin Zoeggeler (R) of Italy during the flower ceremony after the men's singles Luge at the Sanki Sliding Center at the Sochi 2014 Olympic Games, Krasnaya Polyana, Russia, 09 February 2014. TOBIAS HASE / STF

  • Gold medal winners Russia (C) flanked by silver medal winners Canada (L) and bronze medal winners USA (R) celebrate during the flower ceremony of the Figure Skating team event at the Iceberg Skating Palace during the Sochi 2014 Olympic Games, Sochi, Russia, 09 February 2014. BARBARA WALTON / STF

  • Shaun White of USA in action during the offical training snowboard halfpipe at Rosa Khutor Extreme Park at the Sochi 2014 Olympic Games, Krasnaya Polyana, Russia, 09 February 2014. JENS BUETTNER / STF

  • Kamil Stoch of Poland reacts after his second jump in the Normal Hill Ski Jumping competition at the Sochi 2014 Olympic Games, Krasnaya Polyana, Russia, 09 February 2014. ROLAND SCHLAGER / STF

  • Kamil Stoch of Poland reacts after his second jump in the Normal Hill Ski Jumping competition at the Sochi 2014 Olympic Games, Krasnaya Polyana, Russia, 09 February 2014. ROLAND SCHLAGER / STF

  • Yulia Lipnitskaya of Russia reacts with team members after women's Free Skating of the Figure Skating team event at the Iceberg Skating Palace during the Sochi 2014 Olympic Games, Sochi, Russia, 09 February 2014. HOW WEE YOUNG / EFE

  • Russian athletes celebrate during the flower ceremony after winning gold in the Figure Skating team event at the Iceberg Skating Palace during the Sochi 2014 Olympic Games, Sochi, Russia, 09 February 2014. BARBARA WALTON / STF

  • Gold medalist Dario Cologna of Switzerland poses with his medal after the medal ceremony for the Men's 15km + 15km Skiathlon at the Sochi 2014 Olympic Games, Sochi, Russia, 09 February 2014. LAURENT GILLIERON / EFE

  • Elena Ilinykh and Nikita Katsalapov of Russia perform in the Ice Dance Free Dance of the Figure Skating team event at the Iceberg Skating Palace during the Sochi 2014 Olympic Games, Sochi, Russia, 09 February 2014. HOW WEE YOUNG / EFE

  • Gold medalist Jamie Anderson (C) of the USA is flanked by silver medalist Enni Rukajarvi (L) of Finland and bronze winner Jenny Jones of Great Britain during the medal ceremony for the Women's Snowboard Slopestyle final at the Sochi 2014 Olympic Games, Sochi, Russia, 09 February 2014. VINCENT JANNINK / EFE

  • Cathy Reed and Chris Reed of Japan perform in the Ice Dance Free Dance of the Figure Skating team event at the Iceberg Skating Palace during the Sochi 2014 Olympic Games, Sochi, Russia, 09 February 2014. BARBARA WALTON / EFE

  • Tessa Virtue and Scott Moir of Canada perform during the Ice Dance Free Dance of the Figure Skating team event at the Iceberg Skating Palace during the Sochi 2014 Olympic Games, Sochi, Russia, 09 February 2014. HOW WEE YOUNG / EFE

  • Olga Sosina of Russia reacts after scoring a goal against Germany in the third period during their match in the Ice Hockey tournament at the Sochi 2014 Olympic Games in Sochi, Russia, 09 February 2014. (Juegos Olímpicos de Invierno, Rusia) LARRY W. SMITH / EFE

  • Taylor Gold of US jumps during his training session of the men's Snowboard Half-Pipe of the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics in Extreme Park in Rosa Khutur, Krasnodar region, Russia, 09 February 2014. (Juegos Olímpicos de Invierno, Rusia) SERGEI ILNITSKY / EFE

  • Evgeny Plushenko of Russia receives a gift after the Mens Free Skating of the Figure Skating Team event at the Iceberg Skating Palace during the Sochi 2014 Olympic Games, Sochi, Russia, 09 February 2014. (Juegos Olímpicos de Invierno, Rusia) BARBARA WALTON / EFE

  • Gold medallist Justine Dufour-Lapointe (L) of Canada and silver medalist Chloe Dufour-Lapointe (R) of Canada after the medal ceremony for the Freestyle Skiing Women's Moguls at the Sochi 2014 Olympic Games, Sochi, Russia, 09 February 2014. (Juegos Olímpicos de Invierno, Rusia) HANNIBAL HANSCHKE / EFE

  • Eve Muirhead of Great Britain in action during the Curling training session at the Ice Cube Curling Center at the Sochi 2014 Olympic Games, Sochi, Russia, 09 February 2014. (Juegos Olímpicos de Invierno, Rusia) TATYANA ZENKOVICH / EFE

  • Paul Bonifacio Parkinson of Italy in the Mens Free Skating of the Figure Skating Team event at the Iceberg Skating Palace during the Sochi 2014 Olympic Games, Sochi, Russia, 09 February 2014. (Juegos Olímpicos de Invierno, Rusia) BARBARA WALTON / EFE

  • Jason Brown of USA reacts after the Mens Free Skating of the Figure Skating Team event at Iceberg Skating Palace during the Sochi 2014 Olympic Games, Sochi, Russia, 09 February 2014. (Juegos Olímpicos de Invierno, Rusia) ANATOLY MALTSEV / EFE

  • Flower girls wait on a bench prior to the Mens Free Skating of the Figure Skating Team event at Iceberg Skating Palace during the Sochi 2014 Olympic Games, Sochi, Russia, 09 February 2014. (Juegos Olímpicos de Invierno, Rusia) ANATOLY MALTSEV / EFE

  • Tiril Eckhoff of Norway reacts after crossing the finish line during the Women's Biathlon 7.5km Sprint competition at the Laura Cross Biathlon Center during the Sochi 2014 Olympic Games, Krasnaya Polyana, Russia, 09 February 2014. (Juegos Olímpicos de Invierno, Rusia) ARMANDO BABANI / EFE

  • Gold medallist Irene Wust of the Netherlands celebrates during the flower ceremony after the women's 3000m Speed Skating event in the Adler Arena at the Sochi 2014 Olympic Games, Sochi, Russia, 09 February 2014. (Juegos Olímpicos de Invierno, Rusia) HANNIBAL HANSCHKE / EFE

  • Gold medallist Irene Wust of the Netherlands celebrates during the flower ceremony after the women's 3000m Speed Skating event in the Adler Arena at the Sochi 2014 Olympic Games, Sochi, Russia, 09 February 2014. (Juegos Olímpicos de Invierno, Rusia) HANNIBAL HANSCHKE / EFE

  • Irene Wust of the Netherlands in action during the Women's 3000m Speed Skating event in the Adler Arena at the Sochi 2014 Olympic Games, Sochi, Russia, 09 February 2014. (Juegos Olímpicos de Invierno, Rusia) VINCENT JANNINK / EFE

  • Jenni Asserholt (front) of Sweden fights for the puck with Miho Shishiuchi (back) of Japan during the match between Sweden and Japan at the Shayba Arena in the Ice Hockey tournament at the Sochi 2014 Olympic Games, Sochi, Russia, 09 February 2014. (Juegos Olímpicos de Invierno, Rusia) SRDJAN SUKI / EFE

  • Athletes in action during the Men's 15km + 15km Skiathlon competition in the Laura Cross Country Center at the Sochi 2014 Olympic Games, Krasnaya Polyana, Russia, 09 February 2014. (Juegos Olímpicos de Invierno, Rusia) FILIP SINGER / EFE

  • Gold medalist Matthias Mayer (C) of Austria, silver medalist Christof Innerhofer (L) of Italy, and bronze medalist Kjetil Jansrud (R) of Norway celebrate during the flower ceremony after the Men's Downhill race at the Rosa Khutor Alpine Center at the Sochi 2014 Olympic Games, Krasnaya Polyana, Russia, 09 February 2014. (Juegos Olímpicos de Invierno, Rusia) ANTONIO BAT / EFE

  • Gold medalist Matthias Mayer (C) of Austria, silver medalist Christof Innerhofer (L) of Italy, and bronze medalist Kjetil Jansrud (R) of Norway celebrate during the flower ceremony after the Men's Downhill at the Rosa Khutor Alpine Center at the Sochi 2014 Olympic Games, Krasnaya Polyana, Russia, 09 February 2014. (Juegos Olímpicos de Invierno, Rusia) ANTONIO BAT / EFE

  • Matthias Mayer of Austria reacts after finishing the the Men's Downhill at the Rosa Khutor Alpine Center at the Sochi 2014 Olympic Games, Krasnaya Polyana, Russia, 09 February 2014. Mayer won gold. (Juegos Olímpicos de Invierno, Rusia) JEAN-CHRISTOPHE BOTT / EFE

  • Jamie Anderson of the USA celebrates after winning the Women's Snowboard Slopestyle final at Rosa Khutor Extreme Park at the Sochi 2014 Olympic Games, Krasnaya Polyana, Russia, 09 February 2014. (Juegos Olímpicos de Invierno, Rusia) JENS BUETTNER / EFE

  • Winner Jamie Anderson of the USA is flanked by second placed Enni Rukajarvi (L) of Finland and third placed Jenny Jones of Great Britain during the flower ceremony for the Women's Snowboard Slopestyle at Rosa Khutor Extreme Park at the Sochi 2014 Olympic Games, Krasnaya Polyana, Russia, 09 February 2014. (Juegos Olímpicos de Invierno, Rusia) JENS BUETTNER / EFE

  • Jamie Anderson of the USA reacts after her second run in the Women's Snowboard Slopestyle final at Rosa Khutor Extreme Park at the Sochi 2014 Olympic Games, Krasnaya Polyana, Russia, 09 February 2014. (Juegos Olímpicos de Invierno, Rusia) JENS BUETTNER / EFE

  • Jamie Anderson of the USA competes in the Women's Snowboard Slopestyle final at Rosa Khutor Extreme Park at the Sochi 2014 Olympic Games, Krasnaya Polyana, Russia, 09 February 2014. (Juegos Olímpicos de Invierno, Rusia) SERGEY ILNITSKY / EFE

  • Winner Jamie Anderson of the USA arrives to the finish area after her second in the Women's Snowboard Slopestyle final at Rosa Khutor Extreme Park at the Sochi 2014 Olympic Games, Krasnaya Polyana, Russia, 09 February 2014. (Juegos Olímpicos de Invierno, Rusia) JENS BUETTNER / EFE

  • Dario Cologna of Switzerland (C) celebrates after winning with second placed Marcus Hellner of Sweden (L) and third placed Martin Johnsrud Sundby of Norway after the Men's 15km + 15km Skiathlon competition in the Laura Cross Country Center at the Sochi 2014 Olympic Games, Krasnaya Polyana, Russia, 09 February 2014. (Juegos Olímpicos de Invierno, Rusia) HENDRIK SCHMIDT / EFE

  • Winner Dario Cologna of Switzerland reacts in the finish area after the men's 15km + 15km Skiathlon competition in the Laura Cross Country Center at the Sochi 2014 Olympic Games, Krasnaya Polyana, Russia, 09 February 2014. (Juegos Olímpicos de Invierno, Rusia) ROLAND SCHLAGER / EFE

  • Dario Cologna of Switzerland celebrates in front of the photographers winning the gold medal during the Men's 15km + 15km Skiathlon competition in the Laura Cross Country Center at the Sochi 2014 Olympic Games, Krasnaya Polyana, Russia, 09 February 2014. (Juegos Olímpicos de Invierno, Rusia) HENDRIK SCHMIDT / EFE

  • Dario Cologna of Switzerland celebrates after winning the Men's Skiathlon 15 km Classic + 15 km Free in Laura Cross-country Ski & Biathlon Center at the Sochi 2014 Olympic Games, Krasnaya Polyana, Russia, 09 February 2014. (Juegos Olímpicos de Invierno, Rusia) ARMANDO BABANI / EFE

  • Dario Cologna of Switzerland reacts during the flower ceremony after winning the Men's 15km + 15km Skiathlon competition in the Laura Cross Country Center at the Sochi 2014 Olympic Games, Krasnaya Polyana, Russia, 09 February 2014.i (Juegos Olímpicos de Invierno, Rusia) HENDRIK SCHMIDT / EFE

  • Dario Cologna of Switzerland in action during the men's 15km + 15km Skiathlon competition in the Laura Cross Country Center at the Sochi 2014 Olympic Games, Krasnaya Polyana, Russia, 09 February 2014. (Juegos Olímpicos de Invierno, Rusia) FILIP SINGER / EFE

  • Johnsrud Martin Sundby (L) of Norway leads the pack during the men's 15km + 15km Skiathlon competition in the Laura Cross Country Center at the Sochi 2014 Olympic Games, Krasnaya Polyana, Russia, 09 February 2014. (Juegos Olímpicos de Invierno, Rusia) \ FILIP SINGER / EFE

  • Linnea Backman (R) of Sweden fights for the puck with Sena Suzuki (L) of Japan in the first period during the match between Sweden and Japan at the Shayba Arena in the Ice Hockey tournament at the Sochi 2014 Olympic Games, Sochi, Russia, 09 February 2014 (Juegos Olímpicos de Invierno, Rusia) LARRY W. SMITH / EFE

  • Jamie Anderson of the USA reacts after her second run in the Women's Snowboard Slopestyle final at Rosa Khutor Extreme Park at the Sochi 2014 Olympic Games, Krasnaya Polyana, Russia, 09 February 2014. (Juegos Olímpicos de Invierno, Rusia) JENS BUETTNER / EFE

  • Sina Candrian of Switzerland after her first run in the Women's Snowboard Slopestyle final at Rosa Khutor Extreme Park at the Sochi 2014 Olympic Games, Krasnaya Polyana, Russia, 09 February 2014. (Juegos Olímpicos de Invierno, Rusia) JENS BUETTNER / EFE

  • Linnea Backman (R) of Sweden fights for the puck with Sena Suzuki (L) of Japan in the first period during the match between Sweden and Japan at the Shayba Arena in the Ice Hockey tournament at the Sochi 2014 Olympic Games, Sochi, Russia, 09 February 2014 (Juegos Olímpicos de Invierno, Rusia) LARRY W. SMITH / EFE

  • Christof Innerhofer of Italy celebrates as he finishes during the Men's Downhill at the Rosa Khutor Alpine Center at the Sochi 2014 Olympic Games, Krasnaya Polyana, Russia, 09 February 2014. (Juegos Olímpicos de Invierno, Rusia) ANTONIO BAT / EFE

  • Christof Innerhofer of Italy celebrates as he finishes during the Men's Downhill at the Rosa Khutor Alpine Center at the Sochi 2014 Olympic Games, Krasnaya Polyana, Russia, 09 February 2014. (Juegos Olímpicos de Invierno, Rusia) ANTONIO BAT / EFE

  • Team Japan get together on the ice before the start of the women's match between Sweden and Japan at the Shayba Arena in the Ice Hockey tournament at the Sochi 2014 Olympic Games, Sochi, Russia, 09 February 2014. (Juegos Olímpicos de Invierno, Rusia). LARRY SMITH / EFE

  • Silje Norendal of Norway after her second run in the Women's Snowboard Slopestyle semi final at Rosa Khutor Extreme Park at the Sochi 2014 Olympic Games, Krasnaya Polyana, Russia, 09 February 2014. (Juegos Olímpicos de Invierno, Rusia). SERGEY ILNITSKY / EFE

  • Steven Nyman of the US finishes during the Men's Downhill at the Rosa Khutor Alpine Center at the Sochi 2014 Olympic Games, Krasnaya Polyana, Russia, 09 February 2014. (Juegos Olímpicos de Invierno, Rusia) ANTONIO BAT / EFE

  • Travis Ganong of the US finishes during the Men's Downhill at the Rosa Khutor Alpine Center at the Sochi 2014 Olympic Games, Krasnaya Polyana, Russia, 09 February 2014. (Juegos Olímpicos de Invierno, Rusia) ANTONIO BAT / EFE

  • Steven Nyman of the USA in action during the Men's Downhill race at the Rosa Khutor Alpine Center during the Sochi 2014 Olympic Games, Krasnaya Polyana, Russia, 09 February 2014. (Juegos Olímpicos de Invierno, Rusia) KARL-JOSEF HILDENBRAND / EFE