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And Chu to finish

Veteran star flies American flag

Published 24.02.2014 00:31 GMT+4 | Author Martin Merk
And Chu to finish And Chu to finish
The Olympic cauldron is blown out, fireworks and the fountain on with the Bolshoy Ice Dome in the background. Photo: Nina Zotina / RIA Novosti
Selanne and Chu carry their team's banners as a spectacular Sochi closing ceremony offers a taste of Korea 2018.


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Best women’s tournament ever

Sochi brought out the best from eight nations

Published 23.02.2014 11:19 GMT+4 | Author Andrew Podnieks
Best women’s tournament ever Best women’s tournament ever
Medal winners among each other. The gap between Canada (gold) and Switzerland (bronze) has become smaller, games more exciting in Sochi 2014. Photo: Andre Ringuette / HHOF-IIHF Images
Women’s hockey is in a good place. It still has a long way to go but over the course of the last four years, it has also come a long way.


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22 nations represented

Olympic hockey offers international variety

Published 22.02.2014 15:46 GMT+4 | Author Martin Merk
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British referee Joy Tottman discusses with Canadian captain Caroline Ouellette (left) and Team USA captain Meghan Duggan (right) during the Olympic women's ice hockey tournament's gold medal game. Photo: Andre Ringuette / HHOF-IIHF Images
Fans may think these Olympics involve just 12 countries in ice hockey, but there are far more nations represented on the ice.


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