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Pyeongchang Olympics: Day 1

Athletes in action during the Cross-Country Skiing 7.5km + 7.5km Skiathlon. 


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Athletes in action during the Cross-Country Skiing 7.5km + 7.5km Skiathlon. REUTERS/Kai Pfaffenbach

Athletes in action during the Cross-Country Skiing 7.5km + 7.5km Skiathlon. REUTERS/Kai Pfaffenbach
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Charlotte Kalla of Sweden celebrates after winning in the Cross-Country Skiing Women's 7.5km + 7.5km Skiathlon. 

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Charlotte Kalla of Sweden celebrates after winning in the Cross-Country Skiing Women's 7.5km + 7.5km Skiathlon. REUTERS/Kai Pfaffenbach

Charlotte Kalla of Sweden celebrates after winning in the Cross-Country Skiing Women's 7.5km + 7.5km Skiathlon. REUTERS/Kai Pfaffenbach
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North Korea's cheer squad wave the unification flag during their Women's Ice Hockey match against Switzerland. 


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North Korea's cheer squad wave the unification flag during their Women's Ice Hockey match against Switzerland. REUTERS/Grigory Dukor

North Korea's cheer squad wave the unification flag during their Women's Ice Hockey match against Switzerland. REUTERS/Grigory Dukor
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Gregor Deschwanden of Switzerland competes in the Ski Jumping Men's Normal Hill Individual Final. 


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Gregor Deschwanden of Switzerland competes in the Ski Jumping Men's Normal Hill Individual Final. REUTERS/Kai Pfaffenbach

Gregor Deschwanden of Switzerland competes in the Ski Jumping Men's Normal Hill Individual Final. REUTERS/Kai Pfaffenbach
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Sam Edney of Canada competes in the Luge Men's Singles. 


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Sam Edney of Canada competes in the Luge Men's Singles. REUTERS/Arnd Wiegmann

Sam Edney of Canada competes in the Luge Men's Singles. REUTERS/Arnd Wiegmann
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Sabina Kuller of Sweden and Haruka Toko of Japan compete during the Women's Ice Hockey Preliminary Round Match. 


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Sabina Kuller of Sweden and Haruka Toko of Japan compete during the Women's Ice Hockey Preliminary Round Match. REUTERS/Grigory Dukor

Sabina Kuller of Sweden and Haruka Toko of Japan compete during the Women's Ice Hockey Preliminary Round Match. REUTERS/Grigory Dukor
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Janine Flock of Austria prepares to start during training for the Skeleton. 


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Janine Flock of Austria prepares to start during training for the Skeleton. REUTERS/Arnd Wiegmann

Janine Flock of Austria prepares to start during training for the Skeleton. REUTERS/Arnd Wiegmann
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Han Tianyu of China and Yuri Confortola of Italy fall during the Short Track Speed Skating Men's 1500m. 

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Han Tianyu of China and Yuri Confortola of Italy fall during the Short Track Speed Skating Men's 1500m. REUTERS/John Sibley

Han Tianyu of China and Yuri Confortola of Italy fall during the Short Track Speed Skating Men's 1500m. REUTERS/John Sibley
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Laura Dahlmeier of Germany finishes the Biathlon Women's 7.5km Sprint Final. 


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Laura Dahlmeier of Germany finishes the Biathlon Women's 7.5km Sprint Final. REUTERS/Toby Melville

Laura Dahlmeier of Germany finishes the Biathlon Women's 7.5km Sprint Final. REUTERS/Toby Melville
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Carlijn Achtereekte of the Netherlands celebrates after winning gold with second placed Ireen Wust of the Netherlands and third placed Antoinette De Jong of the Netherlands (R) after the Speed Skating Women's 3000m Finals. 


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Carlijn Achtereekte of the Netherlands celebrates after winning gold with second placed Ireen Wust of the Netherlands and third placed Antoinette De Jong of the Netherlands (R) after the Speed Skating Women's 3000m Finals. REUTERS/Phil Noble

Carlijn Achtereekte of the Netherlands celebrates after winning gold with second placed Ireen Wust of the Netherlands and third placed Antoinette De Jong of the Netherlands (R) after the Speed Skating Women's 3000m Finals. REUTERS/Phil Noble
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Lim Hyo-jun of South Korea leads ahead of Sjinkie Knegt of the Netherlands as Hwang Dae-heon of South Korea falls  during the Short Track Speed Skating Men's 1500m Final. 



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Lim Hyo-jun of South Korea leads ahead of Sjinkie Knegt of the Netherlands as Hwang Dae-heon of South Korea falls during the Short Track Speed Skating Men's 1500m Final. REUTERS/John Sibley

Lim Hyo-jun of South Korea leads ahead of Sjinkie Knegt of the Netherlands as Hwang Dae-heon of South Korea falls during the Short Track Speed Skating Men's 1500m Final. REUTERS/John Sibley
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A view of a curve during the Luge Men's Singles Competition. 


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A view of a curve during the Luge Men's Singles Competition. REUTERS/Arnd Wiegmann

A view of a curve during the Luge Men's Singles Competition. REUTERS/Arnd Wiegmann
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Andreas Wellinger of Germany reacts during the Ski Jumping Men's Normal Hill Individual Final. 


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Andreas Wellinger of Germany reacts during the Ski Jumping Men's Normal Hill Individual Final. REUTERS/Dominic Ebenbichler

Andreas Wellinger of Germany reacts during the Ski Jumping Men's Normal Hill Individual Final. REUTERS/Dominic Ebenbichler
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Athletes train ahead of the Men's Biathlon. 


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Athletes train ahead of the Men's Biathlon. REUTERS/Toby Melville

Athletes train ahead of the Men's Biathlon. REUTERS/Toby Melville
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Charlotte Kalla of Sweden and Ebba Andersson of Sweden talk after the Cross-Country Skiing Women's 7.5km + 7.5km Skiathlon. 


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Charlotte Kalla of Sweden and Ebba Andersson of Sweden talk after the Cross-Country Skiing Women's 7.5km + 7.5km Skiathlon. REUTERS/Carlos Barria

Charlotte Kalla of Sweden and Ebba Andersson of Sweden talk after the Cross-Country Skiing Women's 7.5km + 7.5km Skiathlon. REUTERS/Carlos Barria
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Lim Hyo-jun of South Korea celebrates ahead of Sjinkie Knegt of the Netherlands during the Short Track Speed Skating Men's 1500m Final. 


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Lim Hyo-jun of South Korea celebrates ahead of Sjinkie Knegt of the Netherlands during the Short Track Speed Skating Men's 1500m Final. REUTERS/Lucy Nicholson

Lim Hyo-jun of South Korea celebrates ahead of Sjinkie Knegt of the Netherlands during the Short Track Speed Skating Men's 1500m Final. REUTERS/Lucy Nicholson
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North Korea's cheer squad hold masks during their Women's Ice Hockey Preliminary Round Match against Switzerland. 


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North Korea's cheer squad hold masks during their Women's Ice Hockey Preliminary Round Match against Switzerland. REUTERS/Brian Snyder

North Korea's cheer squad hold masks during their Women's Ice Hockey Preliminary Round Match against Switzerland. REUTERS/Brian Snyder
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Members of the Poland speed skating squad are seen during training. 

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Members of the Poland speed skating squad are seen during training. REUTERS/Phil Noble

Members of the Poland speed skating squad are seen during training. REUTERS/Phil Noble
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Players react after Alina Muller of Switzerland scored a goal against Korea in the Women's Ice Hockey Preliminary Round Match. 


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Players react after Alina Muller of Switzerland scored a goal against Korea in the Women's Ice Hockey Preliminary Round Match. REUTERS/Grigory Dukor

Players react after Alina Muller of Switzerland scored a goal against Korea in the Women's Ice Hockey Preliminary Round Match. REUTERS/Grigory Dukor
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Dawid Kubacki of Poland competes in the Ski Jumping Men's Normal Hill trial round. 

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Dawid Kubacki of Poland competes in the Ski Jumping Men's Normal Hill trial round. REUTERS/Dominic Ebenbichler

Dawid Kubacki of Poland competes in the Ski Jumping Men's Normal Hill trial round. REUTERS/Dominic Ebenbichler
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Pucks on the ice during Team Canada Ice Hockey training. 


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Pucks on the ice during Team Canada Ice Hockey training. REUTERS/David W Cerny

Pucks on the ice during Team Canada Ice Hockey training. REUTERS/David W Cerny
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Han Tianyu of China leads during the Short Track Speed Skating Men's 1500m Final. 

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Han Tianyu of China leads during the Short Track Speed Skating Men's 1500m Final. REUTERS/John Sibley

Han Tianyu of China leads during the Short Track Speed Skating Men's 1500m Final. REUTERS/John Sibley
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Billy Morgan of Britain competes in the Snowboarding Men's Slopestyle Qualification. 


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Billy Morgan of Britain competes in the Snowboarding Men's Slopestyle Qualification. REUTERS/Issei Kato

Billy Morgan of Britain competes in the Snowboarding Men's Slopestyle Qualification. REUTERS/Issei Kato
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Henrik L'abee-Lund of Norway trains for the Biathlon. 



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Henrik L'abee-Lund of Norway trains for the Biathlon. REUTERS/Murad Sezer

Henrik L'abee-Lund of Norway trains for the Biathlon. REUTERS/Murad Sezer
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Kimberley Bos of the Netherlands trains in the Skeleton. 


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Kimberley Bos of the Netherlands trains in the Skeleton. REUTERS/Arnd Wiegmann

Kimberley Bos of the Netherlands trains in the Skeleton. REUTERS/Arnd Wiegmann
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Tomi Rantamaeki of Finland watches as team mate Oona Kauste sweeps  during the Curling Mixed Doubles Round Robin. 


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Tomi Rantamaeki of Finland watches as team mate Oona Kauste sweeps during the Curling Mixed Doubles Round Robin. REUTERS/Cathal McNaughton

Tomi Rantamaeki of Finland watches as team mate Oona Kauste sweeps during the Curling Mixed Doubles Round Robin. REUTERS/Cathal McNaughton
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Olympic Athletes from Russia Anastasia Bryzgalova and Aleksandr Krushelnitckii sweep during the Curling Mixed Doubles Round Robin. 


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Olympic Athletes from Russia Anastasia Bryzgalova and Aleksandr Krushelnitckii sweep during the Curling Mixed Doubles Round Robin. REUTERS/Cathal McNaughton

Olympic Athletes from Russia Anastasia Bryzgalova and Aleksandr Krushelnitckii sweep during the Curling Mixed Doubles Round Robin. REUTERS/Cathal McNaughton
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Winner Laura Dahlmeier of Germany celebrates during the victory ceremony of the Biathlon Women's 7.5km Sprint Final. 
 

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Winner Laura Dahlmeier of Germany celebrates during the victory ceremony of the Biathlon Women's 7.5km Sprint Final. REUTERS/Toby Melville

Winner Laura Dahlmeier of Germany celebrates during the victory ceremony of the Biathlon Women's 7.5km Sprint Final. REUTERS/Toby Melville
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Bostjan Kline of Slovenia trains during the Alpine Skiing Men's Downhill Training. 



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Bostjan Kline of Slovenia trains during the Alpine Skiing Men's Downhill Training. REUTERS/Christian Hartmann

Bostjan Kline of Slovenia trains during the Alpine Skiing Men's Downhill Training. REUTERS/Christian Hartmann
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Third-placed Veronika Vitkova of the Czech Republic celebrates during the victory ceremony of the Biathlon Women's 7.5km Sprint Final. 


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Third-placed Veronika Vitkova of the Czech Republic celebrates during the victory ceremony of the Biathlon Women's 7.5km Sprint Final. REUTERS/Murad Sezer

Third-placed Veronika Vitkova of the Czech Republic celebrates during the victory ceremony of the Biathlon Women's 7.5km Sprint Final. REUTERS/Murad Sezer
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Choi Min-jeong of South Korea touches a team member who fell during the Short Track Speed Skating Women's 3000m Relay Competition.

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Choi Min-jeong of South Korea touches a team member who fell during the Short Track Speed Skating Women's 3000m Relay Competition. REUTERS/Damir Sagolj

Choi Min-jeong of South Korea touches a team member who fell during the Short Track Speed Skating Women's 3000m Relay Competition. REUTERS/Damir Sagolj
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Charlotte Kalla of Sweden celebrates during the Cross-Country Skiing Women's 7.5km + 7.5km Skiathlon. 


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Charlotte Kalla of Sweden celebrates during the Cross-Country Skiing Women's 7.5km + 7.5km Skiathlon. REUTERS/Carlos Barria

Charlotte Kalla of Sweden celebrates during the Cross-Country Skiing Women's 7.5km + 7.5km Skiathlon. REUTERS/Carlos Barria
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Hanna Oeberg of Sweden competes during the Biathlon Women's 7.5km Sprint Final. 


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Hanna Oeberg of Sweden competes during the Biathlon Women's 7.5km Sprint Final. REUTERS/Toby Melville

Hanna Oeberg of Sweden competes during the Biathlon Women's 7.5km Sprint Final. REUTERS/Toby Melville
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Redmond Gerard of the U.S. competes in the Snowboarding Men's Slopestyle Qualification Competition. 

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Redmond Gerard of the U.S. competes in the Snowboarding Men's Slopestyle Qualification Competition. REUTERS/Dylan Martinez

Redmond Gerard of the U.S. competes in the Snowboarding Men's Slopestyle Qualification Competition. REUTERS/Dylan Martinez
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Winner Charlotte Kalla of Sweden reacts during the prize ceremony of the Cross-Country Skiing Women's 7.5km + 7.5km Skiathlon. 

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Winner Charlotte Kalla of Sweden reacts during the prize ceremony of the Cross-Country Skiing Women's 7.5km + 7.5km Skiathlon. REUTERS/Kai Pfaffenbach

Winner Charlotte Kalla of Sweden reacts during the prize ceremony of the Cross-Country Skiing Women's 7.5km + 7.5km Skiathlon. REUTERS/Kai Pfaffenbach
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