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By Mark Ledsom SAN SICARIO (Reuters) - French biathlete Florence Baverel-Robert pulled off a stunning upset by winning the gold medal in Thursday's 7.5-km Olympic sprint.
By Karolos Grohmann TURIN (Reuters) - Germany's three-time Olympic luge gold medallist Georg Hackl has refused to be his country's flagbearer during Friday's Turin Olympics opening ceremony He wants to focus on his race the next day, a team official said on Tuesday.
By Mark Ledsom GENEVA (Reuters) - Norway's Ole Einar Bjoerndalen will again be the man to beat in this month's Olympic biathlon disciplines following his unprecedented sweep of the gold medals in Salt Lake four years ago.
- Withering but not falling off, as a blossom that persists on a twig after flowering.