Best of the Sochi Olympics: Day 13

The thirteenth day of the Winter Olympics in Sochi kicked off on the snow and ice. Click to see the best photos from the competition.

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Maddie Bowman of the U.S. soared to the first-ever gold in women's Olympic halfpipe skiing, edging Marie Martinod of France in the final on a night the sport paid tribute to late Canadian freestyle skiing icon Sarah Burke.
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Marie-Philip Poulin #29 of Canada shoots and scores the game-winning goal against the United States in overtime during the ice hockey women's gold medal game on February 20, 2014.
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The United States gave up a 2-0 lead over Canada in the final five minutes of regulation during the ice hockey women's gold medal game on February 20, 2014. Canada then scored first in overtime, bringing the final score to 3-2 and leaving U.S. with silver.
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Canada celebrates its 20th straight Winter Games victory. They scored the game-winning goal in overtime during the ice hockey women's gold medal game on day 13 of the Sochi Olympics at Bolshoy Ice Dome, bringing the final score to 3-2 over the United States.
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Adelina Sotnikova gave Russia its first Olympic gold medal in women's figure skating at the Iceberg Skating Palace during the Sochi Winter Olympics on February 20, 2014. Sotnikova fought back two older, decorated rivals, defending Olympic champion Yuna Kim of South Korea and Italy’s Carolina Kostner, to become Russia’s first female skater to win individual gold.
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Adelina Sotnikova gave Russia its first Olympic gold medal in women's figure skating at the Iceberg Skating Palace during the Sochi Winter Olympics on February 20, 2014.
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Italy's Caroline Kostner, 27, is a former world champion who became the first Italian to win an Olympic figure skating medal with a bronze. Her teammates Ashley Wagner and Polina Edmunds finished 7th and 9th.
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American Gracie Gold finished 4th at the Figure Skating Ladies' Free Skating on day 13 of the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics at Iceberg Skating Palace on February 20, 2014 in Sochi, Russia.
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Ashley Wagner of the United States finished in sixth place.
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Gold medalist Jean Frederic Chapuis (L) of France leads from silver medalist Arnaud Bovolenta of France, Brady Leman (red top) of Canada and bronze medalist Jonathan Midol (2ndL) of France during the Freestyle Skiing Men's Ski Cross Big Final on day 13 of the Sochi Olympics.
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JF Chapuis, Arnaud Bovolenta, Jonathan Midol of France and Brady Leman of Canada make a jump in the final during the Mens Ski Cross Freestyle Skiing at Rosa Khutor Extreme Park on February 20, 2014.
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Lukas Klapfer of Austria leads the group in the Nordic Combined Men's Team 4 x 5 km during day 13 of the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics at RusSki Gorki Jumping Center on February 20, 2014 in Sochi, Russia.
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Switzerland-1 four-man bobsleigh, steered by Beat Hefti, take part in a training session at the Sanki Sliding Center in Rosa Khutor during the Sochi Winter Olympics on February 20, 2014.
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John Eklund (R) of Sweden looks on with Arnaud Bovolenta of France during the Freestyle Skiing Men's Ski Cross 1/8 Finals on day 13 of the 2014 Sochi Olympics.
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Sweden's Victor Oehling Norberg, left, and Russia's Igor Korotkov crash during a men's ski cross heat at the Rosa Khutor Extreme Park, at the 2014 Winter Olympics.
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Austria's Benjamin Raich prepares to start a run in slalom training at the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics, Thursday, Feb. 20, 2014.
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Switzerland's Carmen Kueng, left, and Janine Greiner, right, sweep ahead of the rock during the women's curling bronze medal game against Britain at the 2014 Winter Olympics.
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Britain's Anna Sloan, left, and Vicki Adams sweep ahead of the stone during the women's curling bronze medal game against Switzerland at the 2014 Winter Olympics.
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An athlete skis through a tunnel at the Alpine ski venue during training for the men's and women's slalom at the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics, Thursday, Feb. 20, 2014.
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From left to right, Sweden's Michael Forslund, Sweden's John Eklund, Canada's David Duncan, and France's Arnaud Bovolenta compete in their heat during men's ski cross competition at the Rosa Khutor Extreme Park.
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Switzerland's Armin Niederer takes a jump during his seeding run in the men's ski cross at the Rosa Khutor Extreme Park, at the 2014 Winter Olympics, Thursday, Feb. 20, 2014.
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Japan's Akito Watabe competes in the Nordic Combined Team LH / 4x5 km Ski Jumping competition at the RusSki Gorki Jumping Center during the Sochi Winter Olympics on February 20, 2014, at Rosa Khutor near Sochi.
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Norway's Magnus Krog eats during a break in the trial jumps before the Nordic Combined Team LH / 4x5 km Ski Jumping competition at the RusSki Gorki Jumping Center during the Sochi Winter Olympics on February 20, 2014, at Rosa Khutor near Sochi.
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Members of protest group Pussy Riot speak during a press conference on February 20, 2014 in Sochi, Russia.
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Switzerland's Janine Greiner throws the stone during the Women's Curling Bronze Medal Game between Great Britain and Switzerland at the Ice Cube Curling Center during the Sochi Winter Olympics on February 20, 2014.
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Johannes Rydzek of Germany performs a trial jump ahead of the Nordic Combined Men's Team LH during day 13 of the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics at RusSki Gorki Jumping Center on February 20, 2014 in Sochi, Russia.
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Fans enjoy the atmosphere during the Nordic Combined Men's Team LH during day 13 of the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics at RusSki Gorki Jumping Center on February 20, 2014.
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France's Arnaud Bovolenta looks at his score after competing in the Men's Freestyle Skiing Ski Cross seeding runs at the Rosa Khutor Extreme Park during the Sochi Winter Olympics on February 20, 2014.
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Skiers race in Heat 3 of the Men's Freestyle Skiing Ski Cross 1/8 Finals at the Rosa Khutor Extreme Park during the Sochi Winter Olympics on February 20, 2014.
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