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Maria Komissarova has broken spine

Updated: February 26, 2014, 1:01 PM ET
Associated Press

MUNICH -- Olympic skicross racer Maria Komissarova of Russia remains confident of walking again despite having no feeling in her legs.

Komissarova wrote on Instagram, "I don't feel my body below my navel. But I am strong and I know that I'll be able to stand on my legs again some day."

The 23-year-old Komissarova remains in a Munich rehabilitation center after breaking her spine at the Sochi Winter Games. She will remain there for at least three months, a spokesman for the Russian ...

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