Best of the Sochi Olympics: Day 3

The third 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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Michel Mulder from the Netherlands holds his national flag and celebrates winning gold in the men's 500-meter speedskating race during the 2014 Winter Olympics, Monday, Feb. 10, 2014.
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Meghan Duggan of the Untied States celebrates Monique Lamoureux's goal as the puck slides under Goalkeeper Florence Schelling of Switzerland during the second period of the 2014 Winter Olympics women's ice hockey game on Monday, Feb. 10, 2014. USA defeated Switzerland 9-0.
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Silver medallist Jan Smeekens of the Netherlands pulls his hair after completing his second heat for the men's 500-meter speedskating race at the 2014 Winter Olympics on Monday, Feb. 10, 2014.
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Katie Uhlaender of USA prepares to make a run during a Women's Skeleton training session on Day 3 of the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics at the Sanki Sliding Center on February 10, 2014 in Sochi, Russia.
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Speedskater Shani Davis of the U.S. trains at the Adler Arena Skating Center during the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia, Friday, Feb. 7, 2014.
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Shani Davis of the U.S. trains prior to the start of the men's 500-meter speedskating race at the Adler Arena Skating Center during the 2014 Winter Olympics, Monday, Feb. 10, 2014, in Sochi, Russia.
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Patrick Deneen of the United States competes in the men's moguls qualifying at the Rosa Khutor Extreme Park at the 2014 Winter Olympics, Monday, Feb. 10, 2014, in Krasnaya Polyana, Russia.
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Shaun White of the United States gets air during a snowboard half pipe training session at the Rosa Khutor Extreme Park at the 2014 Winter Olympics, Monday, Feb. 10, 2014, in Krasnaya Polyana, Russia.
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Shaun White of the United States crashes during Snowboard Halfpipe practice during day 3 of the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics at Rosa Khutor Extreme Park on February 8, 2014 in Sochi, Russia.
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Julia Mancuso of the United States jubilates after winning bronze during the Alpine Skiing Women's Super Combined Downhill on day 3 of the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics at Rosa Khutor Alpine Center on February 10, 2014 in Sochi, Russia.
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Italy's Federica Brignone shouts after competing in the slalom portion of the women's supercombined at the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics, Monday, Feb. 10, 2014, in Krasnaya Polyana, Russia.
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Jessica Hewitt of Canada, left, and Kexin Fan of China compete in a women's 500m short track speedskating heat at the Iceberg Skating Palace during the 2014 Winter Olympics, Monday, Feb. 10, 2014, in Sochi, Russia.
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The doubles team of Tristan Walker and Justin Snith from Canada with doubles team Lukas Broz and Antonin Broz from Czech Republic behind them, visualize the course as they prepare to run during the men's doubles luge training session at the 2014 Winter Olympics, Monday, Feb. 10, 2014, in Krasnaya Polyana, Russia.
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Estonia's Grete Gaim looks up after completing the women's biathlon 7.5k sprint, at the 2014 Winter Olympics, Sunday, Feb. 9, 2014, in Krasnaya Polyana, Russia.
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Maria Hoefl-Riesch of Germany in action during the Alpine Skiing Women's Super Combined Slalom on day 3 of the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics at Rosa Khutor Alpine Center on February 10, 2014 in Sochi, Russia.
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Czech Republic's Antonin Broz and Lukas Broz take part in a training session for the luge doubles during the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics at the Sanki Sliding Center in Rosa Khutor on February 10, 2014.
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Lara Gut of Switzerland in action during the Alpine Skiing Women's Super Combined Downhill on day 3 of the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics at Rosa Khutor Alpine Center on February 10, 2014 in Sochi, Russia.
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Ragnhild Mowinckel of Norway finishes her run during the Alpine Skiing Women's Super Combined Downhill on day 3 of the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics at Rosa Khutor Alpine Center on February 10, 2014 in Sochi, Russia.
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Chile's Noelle Barahona lies on the snow after falling during the Women's Alpine Skiing Super Combined Downhill at the Rosa Khutor Alpine Center during the Sochi Winter Olympics on February 10, 2014.
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Macarena Simari Birkner of Argentina in action during the Alpine Skiing Women's Super Combined Downhill on day 3 of the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics at Rosa Khutor Alpine Center on February 10, 2014 in Sochi, Russia.
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Canada's skip Brad Jacobs, right, delivers the rock while his teammate Ryan Harnden, Left, prepares to sweep the ice during the men's curling competition against Germany at the 2014 Winter Olympics, Monday, Feb. 10, 2014, in Sochi, Russia.
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Russia’s skip Alexey Stukalskiy watches his throw against Great Britain in men's curling at the 2014 Winter Olympics, Monday, Feb. 10, 2014, in Sochi, Russia.
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Switzerland’s skip Sven Michel, right, shouts instructions from the house to sweepers Simon Gempeler, left, and Sandro Trolliet during a men's curling game against Sweden at the 2014 Winter Olympics, Monday, Feb. 10, 2014, in Sochi, Russia.
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Great Britain skip David Murdoch shouts instructions after delivering the rock in a men's curling game against Russia at the 2014 Winter Olympics, Monday, Feb. 10, 2014, in Sochi, Russia.
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Canada's Ryan Fry watches the rock during the men's curling competition at the 2014 Winter Olympics, Monday, Feb. 10, 2014, in Sochi, Russia.
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Sweden’s skip Niklas Edin shouts instructions after delivering the rock in men's curling competition against Switzerland at the 2014 Winter Olympics, Monday, Feb. 10, 2014, in Sochi, Russia.
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Team USA huddles around the net before the game against Switzerland during the 2014 Winter Olympics women's ice hockey game at Shayba Arena, Monday, Feb. 10, 2014, in Sochi, Russia.
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Kendall Coyne of the Untied States collides with Alina Muller of Switzerland against the boards during the first period of the 2014 Winter Olympics women's ice hockey game at Shayba Arena, Monday, Feb. 10, 2014, in Sochi, Russia.
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China's Shi Jingnani (L) falls as he competes in the Men's Short Track 1500 m Heats at the Iceberg Skating Palace during the Sochi Winter Olympics on February 10, 2014.
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Sin Da-woon of South Korea reacts after crashing out in a men's 1500m short track speedskating semifinal at the Iceberg Skating Palace during the 2014 Winter Olympics, Monday, Feb. 10, 2014, in Sochi, Russia.
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Francois Hamelin of Canada and Sandor Liu Shaolin of Hungary compete in the Short Track Speed Skating Men's 1500m qualifying on day 3 of the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics at Iceberg Skating Palace on February 10, 2014 in Sochi, Russia.
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Netherlands' Niels Kerstholt celebrates after competing in the Men's Short Track 1500 m Heats at the Iceberg Skating Palace during the Sochi Winter Olympics on February 10, 2014.
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