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Vonn pushes through injury for gold

Updated: February 18, 2010, 2:39 AM ET
By Howard Bryant | ESPN.com

WHISTLER, British Columbia -- When the 45 racers had finished thundering down Franz's run, the ambulances and other medical staff had retired to their trailers, the wind had blown new snow to cover the blood-stained course, and the Americans could transpose their cowbell ringing and flag waving from exhortation to victory, Lindsey Vonn had at long last her elusive Olympic gold medal.

On a brutal day of racing, no one could stop her furious charge -- not her dangerous ...

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