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22nd edition of Winter Olympics, held in Sochi (Russia) in 2014

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2014 Winter Olympics: 22nd edition of Winter Olympics, held in Sochi (Russia) in 2014
The 2014 Winter Olympics, officially called the XXII Olympic Winter Games and commonly known as Sochi 2014, was an international winter multi-sport event that was held from 7 to 23 February 2014 in Sochi, Krasnodar Krai, Russia. Opening rounds in certain events were held on 6 February 2014, the day before the opening ceremony.

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