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Records fall on golden day in Sochi

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Records tumbled on the first day of medal action at the Sochi Winter Olympics on Saturday as organisers breathed a sigh of relief after a dazzling opening ceremony hailed as a success around the world. 

Bode Miller takes part in a Men's Alpine Skiing Downhill training session at the Rosa Khutor Alpine Center on February 8, 2014

Under picture-perfect blue skies US snowboarder Sage Kotsenburg took the first gold in the inaugural men's slopestyle event but two veterans stole the headlines.

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