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Bjoerndalen wins record 13th medal

Updated: February 19, 2014, 2:13 PM ET
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KRASNAYA POLYANA, Russia -- Ole Einar Bjoerndalen couldn't avoid being in the spotlight, certainly not after becoming the most decorated Winter Olympian of all time and receiving personal congratulations from the king.

The softly spoken Norwegian tends to keep his thoughts and his emotions in check rather than in the public domain, so it was fitting that his 13th Winter Games medal was a gold in a team event.

The 40-year-old Bjoerndalen helped Norway win the first Olympic mixed relay ...

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