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Reuters Bode Miller of the U.S. skis during the men’s alpine skiing Super-G competition at the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics at the Rosa Khutor Alpine Center on Sunday.

Olympics: Emotional Miller wins 6th Olympic medal


ROSA KHUTOR, Russia — Bode Miller spoke of his late younger brother after his sixth Olympic medal opened the emotional floodgates on Sunday.

The 36-year-old American’s equal third place in the super-G at the Sochi Games made him the oldest Alpine skier to win a medal.

Only one skier, Norway’s Kjetil-Andre Aamodt, has ever won more medals (eight) but those facts and figures were not uppermost in his mind at the finish as he tearfully struggled for composure.

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