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  • TOPSHOTS-RUSSIA-OLY2014-POLITICS-PUTIN

    TOPSHOTS People watch the fireworks exploding over the Russian Black Sea resort of Sochi, on February 7, 2013, to celebrate the one year countdown to the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics opening. Putin vowed today Russia would justify expectations when it hosts the Winter Olympic Games in Sochi in one year, after ruthlessly firing an official blamed for delays in building infrastructure. AFP PHOTO / NATALIA KOLESNIKOVANATALIA KOLESNIKOVA/AFP/Getty Images

  • Children On The Ice - Laureus Sport For Good Project - Laureus World Sports Awards - Shanghai 2015

    SHANGHAI, CHINA - APRIL 13: Laureus World Sports Academy member Nadia Comaneci visits a Laureus Sport For Good Project prior to the Laureus World Sports Awards 2015 at the Feiyang Skating Centre on April 13, 2015 in Shanghai, China. The Laureus Sport for Good Foundation has worked with the Special Olympics in China since 2003, demonstrating a long term and sustainable commitment to projects in China. The project will highlight Special Olympics work with young people with intellectual disabilities. Former speed skater Yang Yang of China is a new Laureus Academy Member who co-founded the Feiyang Skating Centre. Beijing's bid for the 2022 Winter Olympics also makes this a very topical visit. (Photo by Feng Li/Getty Images for Laureus)

  • Children On The Ice - Laureus Sport For Good Project - Laureus World Sports Awards - Shanghai 2015

    SHANGHAI, CHINA - APRIL 13: Laureus World Sports Academy member Nadia Comaneci visits a Laureus Sport For Good Project prior to the Laureus World Sports Awards 2015 at the Feiyang Skating Centre on April 13, 2015 in Shanghai, China. The Laureus Sport for Good Foundation has worked with the Special Olympics in China since 2003, demonstrating a long term and sustainable commitment to projects in China. The project will highlight Special Olympics work with young people with intellectual disabilities. Former speed skater Yang Yang of China is a new Laureus Academy Member who co-founded the Feiyang Skating Centre. Beijing's bid for the 2022 Winter Olympics also makes this a very topical visit. (Photo by Feng Li/Getty Images for Laureus)

  • Children On The Ice - Laureus Sport For Good Project - Laureus World Sports Awards - Shanghai 2015

    SHANGHAI, CHINA - APRIL 13: Laureus World Sports Academy members Yang Yang, Nadia Comaneci and Franz Klammer visit a Laureus Sport For Good Project prior to the Laureus World Sports Awards 2015 at the Feiyang Skating Centre on April 13, 2015 in Shanghai, China. The Laureus Sport for Good Foundation has worked with the Special Olympics in China since 2003, demonstrating a long term and sustainable commitment to projects in China. The project will highlight Special Olympics work with young people with intellectual disabilities. Former speed skater Yang Yang of China is a new Laureus Academy Member who co-founded the Feiyang Skating Centre. Beijing's bid for the 2022 Winter Olympics also makes this a very topical visit. (Photo by Jamie McDonald/Getty Images for Laureus)

  • Children On The Ice - Laureus Sport For Good Project - Laureus World Sports Awards - Shanghai 2015

    SHANGHAI, CHINA - APRIL 13: Laureus World Sports Academy members Yang Yang, Nadia Comaneci and Franz Klammer visit a Laureus Sport For Good Project prior to the Laureus World Sports Awards 2015 at the Feiyang Skating Centre on April 13, 2015 in Shanghai, China. The Laureus Sport for Good Foundation has worked with the Special Olympics in China since 2003, demonstrating a long term and sustainable commitment to projects in China. The project will highlight Special Olympics work with young people with intellectual disabilities. Former speed skater Yang Yang of China is a new Laureus Academy Member who co-founded the Feiyang Skating Centre. Beijing's bid for the 2022 Winter Olympics also makes this a very topical visit. (Photo by Jamie McDonald/Getty Images for Laureus)

  • Children On The Ice - Laureus Sport For Good Project - Laureus World Sports Awards - Shanghai 2015

    SHANGHAI, CHINA - APRIL 13: Laureus World Sports Academy members Yang Yang, Nadia Comaneci and Franz Klammer visit a Laureus Sport For Good Project prior to the Laureus World Sports Awards 2015 at the Feiyang Skating Centre on April 13, 2015 in Shanghai, China. The Laureus Sport for Good Foundation has worked with the Special Olympics in China since 2003, demonstrating a long term and sustainable commitment to projects in China. The project will highlight Special Olympics work with young people with intellectual disabilities. Former speed skater Yang Yang of China is a new Laureus Academy Member who co-founded the Feiyang Skating Centre. Beijing's bid for the 2022 Winter Olympics also makes this a very topical visit. (Photo by Jamie McDonald/Getty Images for Laureus)

  • Children On The Ice - Laureus Sport For Good Project - Laureus World Sports Awards - Shanghai 2015

    SHANGHAI, CHINA - APRIL 13: Laureus World Sports Academy members Yang Yang, Nadia Comaneci and Franz Klammer visit a Laureus Sport For Good Project prior to the Laureus World Sports Awards 2015 at the Feiyang Skating Centre on April 13, 2015 in Shanghai, China. The Laureus Sport for Good Foundation has worked with the Special Olympics in China since 2003, demonstrating a long term and sustainable commitment to projects in China. The project will highlight Special Olympics work with young people with intellectual disabilities. Former speed skater Yang Yang of China is a new Laureus Academy Member who co-founded the Feiyang Skating Centre. Beijing's bid for the 2022 Winter Olympics also makes this a very topical visit. (Photo by Jamie McDonald/Getty Images for Laureus)

  • Children On The Ice - Laureus Sport For Good Project - Laureus World Sports Awards - Shanghai 2015

    SHANGHAI, CHINA - APRIL 13: Laureus World Sports Academy member Yang Yang of China helps a young child as she visits a Laureus Sport For Good Project prior to the Laureus World Sports Awards 2015 at the Feiyang Skating Centre on April 13, 2015 in Shanghai, China. The Laureus Sport for Good Foundation has worked with the Special Olympics in China since 2003, demonstrating a long term and sustainable commitment to projects in China. The project will highlight Special Olympics work with young people with intellectual disabilities. Former speed skater Yang Yang of China is a new Laureus Academy Member who co-founded the Feiyang Skating Centre. Beijing's bid for the 2022 Winter Olympics also makes this a very topical visit. (Photo by Jamie McDonald/Getty Images for Laureus)

  • Children On The Ice - Laureus Sport For Good Project - Laureus World Sports Awards - Shanghai 2015

    SHANGHAI, CHINA - APRIL 13: Laureus World Sports Academy member Yang Yang of China helps a young child as she visits a Laureus Sport For Good Project prior to the Laureus World Sports Awards 2015 at the Feiyang Skating Centre on April 13, 2015 in Shanghai, China. The Laureus Sport for Good Foundation has worked with the Special Olympics in China since 2003, demonstrating a long term and sustainable commitment to projects in China. The project will highlight Special Olympics work with young people with intellectual disabilities. Former speed skater Yang Yang of China is a new Laureus Academy Member who co-founded the Feiyang Skating Centre. Beijing's bid for the 2022 Winter Olympics also makes this a very topical visit. (Photo by Jamie McDonald/Getty Images for Laureus)

  • Children On The Ice - Laureus Sport For Good Project - Laureus World Sports Awards - Shanghai 2015

    SHANGHAI, CHINA - APRIL 13: Laureus World Sports Academy members Yang Yang of China and Franz Klammer visit a Laureus Sport For Good Project prior to the Laureus World Sports Awards 2015 at the Feiyang Skating Centre on April 13, 2015 in Shanghai, China. The Laureus Sport for Good Foundation has worked with the Special Olympics in China since 2003, demonstrating a long term and sustainable commitment to projects in China. The project will highlight Special Olympics work with young people with intellectual disabilities. Former speed skater Yang Yang of China is a new Laureus Academy Member who co-founded the Feiyang Skating Centre. Beijing's bid for the 2022 Winter Olympics also makes this a very topical visit. (Photo by Feng Li/Getty Images for Laureus)

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