Tuesday Feb. 11, 2014 11:34

Faster, Higher, Stronger: Day 4

The best photos of the day, every day, from the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia.

  • Toni Eggert of Germany gets set for a practice run in Men's Luge Doubles
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    Germany's Toni Eggert during a Luge Doubles training run at the Sochi Winter Olympics on February 11, 2014. (Photo by Leon Neal/AFP/Getty Images)

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  • Dara Howell performs a jump
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    Canadian slopestyle star Dara Howell performs a jump and goes on to win gold at the women's freestyle skiing slopestyle finals in Sochi. (Mike Blake/Reuters)

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  • Dara Howell reacts at the finish line
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    2013 World Champion silver medallist Dara Howell reacts at the finish line during the women's freestyle skiing slopestyle finals at the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympic Games in Rosa Khutor. (Mike Blake/Reuters)

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  • Denise Roth of Germany zips by during Women's 500m Speed Skating
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    Germany's Denise Roth competes during the Women's Speed Skating 500m during the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics on February 11, 2014. (Photo by Damien Meyer/AFP/Getty Images)

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  • Germany's Carina Vogt soars through the air during her trial jump in the women's ski jumping individual normal hill event
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    Germany's Carina Vogt soars through the air during her trial jump in the women's ski jumping individual normal hill event at the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympic Games on February 11, 2014. (Photo by Kai Pfaffenbach/Reuters)

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  • U.S. snowboarder Shaun White during Men's Snowboard Halfpipe
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    Shaun White of the U.S. performs a jump during the Men's Snowboard Halfpipe Qualification round at the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympic Games.

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  • Ola Vagen Hattestad of Norway beams after winning the Men's Cross-Country Spring Free Final
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    Norway's Ola Vigen Hattestad celebrates after winning the Men's Cross-Country Sprint Free Final at the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics February 11, 2014. (Photo by Sergei Karpukhin/Reuters)

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  • Sweden's Teodor Peterson during Men's Cross-Country Skiing
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    Silver medalist Sweden's Teodor Peterson competes in the Men's Cross-Country Skiing Individual Sprint Free Final during the Sochi Winter Olympics. (Photo by Kirill Kudryavtsev/AFP/Getty Images)

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  • Germany vs. Sweden hockey pile-up
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    Germany's Anja Weisser (L) pushes Sweden's Anna Borgqvist (18) as Germany's Monika Bittner (R) falls during the first period of their women's preliminary round hockey game in Sochi. (Grigory Dukor/Reuters)

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  • Narumi Takahashi and Ryuichi Kihara take the ice during the Figure Skating Short Pairs event
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    Narumi Takahashi and Ryuichi Kihara of Japan compete during the Figure Skating Pairs Short Program on day four of the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics. (Photo by Matthew Stockman/Getty Images)

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  • France's Johann Baisamy during Men's Snowboard Halfpipe Semifinal action
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    France's Johann Baisamy competes in the Men's Snowboard Halfpipe Semifinals during the Sochi Winter Olympics on February 11, 2014. (Photo by Franck Fife/AFP/Getty Images)

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  • Iouri Podladtchikov of Switzerland goes airborne during Men's Snowboard Halfpipe
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    Switzerland's Iouri Podladtchikov competes in the Men's Snowboard Halfpipe Semifinals at the Rosa Khutor Extreme Park during the Sochi Winter Olympics on February 11, 2014. (Photo by Franck Fife/AFP/Getty Images)

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  • Bo Ra Lee of South Korea competes Women's 500m Speed Skating action
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    Bo Ra Lee of South Korea competes during the Women's 500m Race 2 of 2 Speed Skating event during day 4 of the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics February 11, 2014. (Photo by Clive Mason/Getty Images)

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  • Sugar Todd of the U.S. (top) takes on Canada's Anastasia Bucsis during Women's 500M Speed Skating
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    Sugar Todd of the U.S. (top) and Anastasia Bucsis of Canada compete during the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics, February 11, 2014. Picture taken using multiple exposure function. (Laszlo Balogh/Reuters)

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  • Antonin Broz of the Czech Republic grimaces during Luge Doubles training
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    Czech Republic's Antonin Broz takes part in the training run 5 of the Luge Doubles event at the Sochi Winter Olympics on February 11, 2014. (Photo credit by Leon Neal/AFP/Getty Images)

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  • Kaya Turski reacts after crashing, does not make the event final
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    Canada's Kaya Turski reacts after crashing during the women's freestyle skiing slopestyle qualification event at the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympic Games in Rosa Khutor February 11, 2014. (Mike Blake/Reuters)

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  • Gregory Bretz of the United States launches into the air during Men's Snowboard Halfpipe
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    American Gregory Bretz competes in the Men's Snowboard Halfpipe Semifinals at the Rosa Khutor Extreme Park during the Sochi Winter Olympics on February 11, 2014. (Photo by Javier Soriano/AFP/Getty Images)

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  • Yuki Tsubota crashes
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    Canada's Yuki Tsubota crashes and will be carried off the course by medics during the women's freestyle skiing slopestyle finals at the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympic Games in Rosa Khutor. (Mike Blake/Reuters)

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  • Canadian Kim Lamarre performs a jump during the women's freestyle skiing slopestyle qualification event
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    Canada's Kim Lamarre performs a jump during the women's freestyle skiing slopestyle qualification event at the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympic Games in Rosa Khutor February 11, 2014. (Dominic Ebenbichler/Reuters)

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  • Lizzy Yarnold in training
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    Great Britain's Lizzy Yarnold makes a run during a Women's Skeleton training session on Day 4 of the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics at the Sanki Sliding Center at on February 11, 2014. (Alex Livesey/Getty)

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  • Norwegian curling team vs. Russia Day 4
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    Norway's lead Haavard Vad Petersson (C) delivers a stone as second Christoffer Svae (L) and third Torger Nergaard sweep ahead of it during their men's curling round robin game against Russia in the Ice Cube Curling Centre in Sochi.(Ints Kalnins/Reuters)

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  • Norwegian cross-country skier Ola Vigen Hattestad
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    Norway's Ola Vigen Hattestad competes in the Men's Cross-Country Skiing Individual Sprint Free Qualification at the Laura Cross-Country Ski and Biathlon Center during the Sochi Winter Olympics.(ODD ANDERSEN/AFP/Getty)

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  • Katja Visnar from Slovenia going faster, stronger in  the Women's Cross-Country Skiing Individual Sprint Free Qualification
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    Slovenia's Katja Visnar competes in the Women's Cross-Country Skiing Individual Sprint Free Qualification at the Laura Cross-Country Ski and Biathlon Center during the Sochi Winter Olympics. (PIERRE-PHILIPPE MARCOU/AFP/Getty)

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  • Norway's Ingvild Flugstad Oestberg and Maiken Caspersen Falla collapse in celebration after Women's Cross-Country Skiing Individual Sprint
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    Silver medalist Norway's Ingvild Flugstad (left) Oestberg and gold medalist Norway's Maiken Caspersen Falla (right) celebrate after the Women's Cross-Country Skiing Individual Sprint Free Final during the Sochi Winter Olympics on February 11, 2014. (ALBERTO PIZZOLI/AFP/Getty Images)

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  • Toni Eggert of Germany gets set for a practice run in Men's Luge Doubles
  • Dara Howell performs a jump
  • Dara Howell reacts at the finish line
  • Denise Roth of Germany zips by during Women's 500m Speed Skating
  • Germany's Carina Vogt soars through the air during her trial jump in the women's ski jumping individual normal hill event
  • U.S. snowboarder Shaun White during Men's Snowboard Halfpipe
  • Ola Vagen Hattestad of Norway beams after winning the Men's Cross-Country Spring Free Final
  • Sweden's Teodor Peterson during Men's Cross-Country Skiing
  • Germany vs. Sweden hockey pile-up
  • Narumi Takahashi and Ryuichi Kihara take the ice during the Figure Skating Short Pairs event
  • France's Johann Baisamy during Men's Snowboard Halfpipe Semifinal action
  • Iouri Podladtchikov of Switzerland goes airborne during Men's Snowboard Halfpipe
  • Bo Ra Lee of South Korea competes Women's 500m Speed Skating action
  • Sugar Todd of the U.S. (top) takes on Canada's Anastasia Bucsis during Women's 500M Speed Skating
  • Antonin Broz of the Czech Republic grimaces during Luge Doubles training
  • Kaya Turski reacts after crashing, does not make the event final
  • Gregory Bretz of the United States launches into the air during Men's Snowboard Halfpipe
  • Yuki Tsubota crashes
  • Canadian Kim Lamarre performs a jump during the women's freestyle skiing slopestyle qualification event
  • Lizzy Yarnold in training
  • Norwegian curling team vs. Russia Day 4
  • Norwegian cross-country skier Ola Vigen Hattestad
  • Katja Visnar from Slovenia going faster, stronger in  the Women's Cross-Country Skiing Individual Sprint Free Qualification
  • Norway's Ingvild Flugstad Oestberg and Maiken Caspersen Falla collapse in celebration after Women's Cross-Country Skiing Individual Sprint

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