AP PHOTOS: Taking a bow at Sochi

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The two-man team from the Netherlands NED-1, piloted by Edwin van Calker, speed down the track during the men's two-man bobsled training at the 2014 Winter Olympics, Thursday, Feb. 13, 2014, in Krasnaya Polyana, Russia. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel)

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Members of Japan's women's hockey team take a bow after a loss to Germany and cross-country skiers make their way through the slush after a race.

Here's a look at some of the best photos from Thursday's action at the Winter Olympics in Sochi.

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