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Closing ceremony ends Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics

The Olympic flame has gone out as the Sochi 2014 Games ended with a spectacular closing ceremony. During the celebrations, the Russian organisers made a joke at their own expense when the fifth Olympics "failed" to unfurl

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Sochi closing ceremony: Flying the flags

Flag bearers enter the stadium during the closing ceremony for the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics.

Lizzy Yarnold, who won the gold in skeleton, carried the flag for Team GB Lizzy Yarnold

Flag bearers in Sochi closing ceremony Credit: Reuters
Lizzy Yarnold carries the flag Credit: Reuters

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