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Svindal looks for Olympic super-G boost, Jamaica on track

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Norwegian skiing ace Aksel Lund Svindal looks to defend his Olympic super-G title on Sunday while the Jamaican bobsleigh team open a new chapter in their compelling rags-to-riches story. 

Norway's Aksel Lund Svindal, seen in the finish area during the Men's Alpine Skiing Downhill, at the Rosa Khutor Alpine Centre, during the Sochi Winter Olympics, on February 9, 2014

Svindal scored a full set of medals in Vancouver in 2010, but just missed the podium in the Sochi downhill, one of his best disciplines, and fell to eighth in the super-combined.

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