OLY2014-GREECE-RUSSIA-FLAME : News Photo

OLY2014-GREECE-RUSSIA-FLAME

Second Olympic Flame torchbearer Russian ice hockey player Alexander Ovechkin gestures as he departs from the monument of Pierre de Coubertin, French founder of the International Olympic Committee, after receiving the flame from the first torchbearer Greek skier Giannis Antoniou (unseen) during the torch relay after the Olympic Flame Lighting Ceremony at the ancient stadium of Olympia, on September 29, 2013. The flame will be transported by torch relay to the Russian resort of Sochi, which will host the 2014 Winter Olympic Games from February 7 to 23. AFP PHOTO / POOL / DIMITRI MESSINIS (Photo credit should read DIMITRI MESSINIS/AFP/Getty Images)
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Second Olympic Flame torchbearer Russian ice hockey player Alexander Ovechkin gestures as he departs from the monument of Pierre de Coubertin, French founder of the International Olympic Committee, after receiving the flame from the first torchbearer Greek skier Giannis Antoniou (unseen) during the torch relay after the Olympic Flame Lighting Ceremony at the ancient stadium of Olympia, on September 29, 2013. The flame will be transported by torch relay to the Russian resort of Sochi, which will host the 2014 Winter Olympic Games from February 7 to 23. AFP PHOTO / POOL / DIMITRI MESSINIS (Photo credit should read DIMITRI MESSINIS/AFP/Getty Images)
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September 29, 2013
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