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Shani Davis goes for history
Shani Davis won gold in the 1000m in Torino and Vancouver, and he'll have a chance to be the first American male to win a gold medal in the same event at consecutive Olympics.
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Shani Davis goes for history
Davis became the first African-American to win an individual gold medal at an Olympics in 2006. He won silver in the 1500m in 2006 and 2010 and can make history in 2014.
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Ireen Wuest looks for third gold
Wuest is a speed skating veteran who competed in 2006 and 2010. She won gold in the 3000m in Torino and gold in the 1500m in Vancouver. She'll be one the most accomplished skaters in Sochi and will look to add to her collection.
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Martina Sablikova dominates for underdog Czech team
Martina Sablikova put on a show in Vancouver, winning three medals, two of which were gold. She became the first athlete from the Czech Republic to win a medal of any color in speed skating. The question is, can she repeat her success?
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Heather Richardson leads the U.S.
Richardson is one of the best chances for a U.S. medal in Sochi. She finished first in the overall World Cup standings for the 1000m distance in the 2012-2013 season but has yet to win an Olympic medal.
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