Wednesday Feb. 19, 2014 13:40

Faster, Higher, Stronger: Day 12

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

  • Kaillie Humphries and Heather Moyse race towards victory in women's bobsleigh
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    Canada's Kaillie Humphries and Heather Moyse race towards victory in the women's two-man bobsleigh event on Wednesday at the Sochi Olympics. (Arnd Wiegmann/Reuters)

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  • US skier Ted Ligety speeding down the alpine skiing men's giant slalom course
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    US skier Ted Ligety sped down the Rosa Khutor course in 1 minute, 21.08 seconds during the men's alpine skiing giant slalom run 1. (Fabrice Coffrini/AFP/Getty Images)

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  • Ilya Kovalchuk #71 of Russia celebrates after scoring what ended up being the only goal against a stronger Finland
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    Ilya Kovalchuk #71 of Russia celebrates after scoring what ended up being the only goal against Finland during the Men's Ice Hockey quarter final playoffs. Finland went on to eliminate Russia from men's Olympic hockey. (Clive Mason/Getty Images)

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  • Australia's pilot Heath Spence and his teammates speed down the track during a four-man bobsleigh training session
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    Australia's pilot Heath Spence and his teammates speed down the track during a four-man bobsleigh training session. (Arnd Wiegmann/Reuters)

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  • Canada's Kaetlyn Osmond performs in the women's figure skating short program
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    Canada's Kaetlyn Osmond performs in the women's figure skating short program on day 12 of the Sochi Winter Olympics. (Yuri Kadobnov/AFP/Getty Images)

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  • anada's Caroline Calve' competes in the snowboard ladies' parallel giant slalom
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    Canada's Caroline Calve' competes in the snowboard ladies' parallel giant slalom 1/8 finals on day 12 of the 2014 Winter Olympics at Rosa Khutor Extreme Park. (Cameron Spencer/Getty Images)

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  •  Canada's Corey Perry covers Latvia's goalie Kristers Gudlevskis with snow as he drives to the net during the first period of their men's quarter-finals
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    Canada's Corey Perry covers Latvia's goalie Kristers Gudlevskis with snow as he drives to the net during the first period of their men's quarter-finals. (Jim Young/Reuters)

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  • Germany's Patrick Bussler (L) and Canada's Jasey Jay Anderson compete in the men's snowboard parallel giant slalom qualification run
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    Germany's Patrick Bussler (L) and Canada's Jasey Jay Anderson compete in the men's snowboard parallel giant slalom qualification run at the Rosa Khutor Extreme Park. (Javier Soriano/AFP/Getty Images)

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  • Canada's Gabrielle Daleman competes during the figure skating women's short program
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    Canada's Gabrielle Daleman competes during the figure skating women's short program on day 12. (David Gray/Reuters)

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  • Russia's goalie Sergei Bobrovski saves in front of Finland's Jussi Jokinen during the third period of their men's quarter-finals
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    Russia's goalie Sergei Bobrovski saves in front of Finland's Jussi Jokinen during the third period of their men's quarter-finals. (/Martin Rose/Reuters)

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  • Finland's goalkeepers Tuukka Rask (L) and Kari Lehtonen (R) celebrate
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    Finland's goalkeepers Tuukka Rask (L) and Kari Lehtonen (R) celebrate at the end of the men's ice hockey playoffs quarter finals match between Finland and Russia. Finland eliminated the host Russians with a 3-1 win. (Yuri Kadobnov/AFP/Getty Images)

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  • Athletes are seen during a ski cross training session at Rosa Khutor Extreme Park
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    Athletes are seen during a ski cross training session at Rosa Khutor Extreme Park on day 12 of the Sochi Winter Olympics. (Robert Cianflone/Getty Images)

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  • Czech Republic's Martina Sablikova and Netherlands' Ireen Wust (L) compete in the women's speed skating 5000 metres
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    Czech Republic's Martina Sablikova and Netherlands' Ireen Wust (L) compete in the women's speed skating 5000 metres. (Andrej Isakovic/AFP/Getty Images)

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  • Sweden vs Slovenia men's quarter-finals ice hockey
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    Slovenia's Jan Mursak (R) squeezes past Sweden's goalie Henrik Lundqvist during the first period of their men's quarter-finals ice hockey game on day 12. Sweden won 5-0 and advanced into Olympic hockey semifinals. (Mark Blinch/Reuters)

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  • Athletes competing at the women's cross-country skiing team sprint classic semifinals
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    Germany's Denise Herrmann (L) and Russia's Julia Ivanova compete in the women's cross-country skiing team sprint classic semifinals on day 12 of the Winter Olympics. (Pierre-Philippe Marcou/AFP/Getty Images)

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  • US skier Bode Miller lunges towards the finish line during the first run of the men's alpine skiing giant slalom event.
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    Bode Miller of the U.S. lunges towards the finish line during the first run of the men's alpine skiing giant slalom event on day 12 of the Sochi Winter Olympics. (Kai Pfaffenbach/Reuters)

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  • Kaillie Humphries and Heather Moyse race towards victory in women's bobsleigh
  • US skier Ted Ligety speeding down the alpine skiing men's giant slalom course
  • Ilya Kovalchuk #71 of Russia celebrates after scoring what ended up being the only goal against a stronger Finland
  • Australia's pilot Heath Spence and his teammates speed down the track during a four-man bobsleigh training session
  • Canada's Kaetlyn Osmond performs in the women's figure skating short program
  • anada's Caroline Calve' competes in the snowboard ladies' parallel giant slalom
  •  Canada's Corey Perry covers Latvia's goalie Kristers Gudlevskis with snow as he drives to the net during the first period of their men's quarter-finals
  • Germany's Patrick Bussler (L) and Canada's Jasey Jay Anderson compete in the men's snowboard parallel giant slalom qualification run
  • Canada's Gabrielle Daleman competes during the figure skating women's short program
  • Russia's goalie Sergei Bobrovski saves in front of Finland's Jussi Jokinen during the third period of their men's quarter-finals
  • Finland's goalkeepers Tuukka Rask (L) and Kari Lehtonen (R) celebrate
  • Athletes are seen during a ski cross training session at Rosa Khutor Extreme Park
  • Czech Republic's Martina Sablikova and Netherlands' Ireen Wust (L) compete in the women's speed skating 5000 metres
  • Sweden vs Slovenia men's quarter-finals ice hockey
  • Athletes competing at the women's cross-country skiing team sprint classic semifinals
  • US skier Bode Miller lunges towards the finish line during the first run of the men's alpine skiing giant slalom event.

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