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Russia stuns Canada to win juniors gold

Updated: January 6, 2011, 1:22 AM ET
Associated Press

BUFFALO, N.Y. -- Russian captain Vladimir Tarasenko didn't have to wait for an interpreter to describe his team's final thrilling comeback victory.

"We're champions! We're champions! Waaa-hooo!" Tarasenko yelled, wiping tears from his eyes and never taking a hand off the gold medal that hung from his neck.

Tarasenko had a goal and assist and Russia scored five goals in the third period to overcome a 3-0 deficit and stun Canada 5-3 in the gold-medal game in the World Junior Hockey ...

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