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Despite a number of disappointments, Japan still made history at the Sochi Olympics, which concluded on Sunday.

Although solid medal favorites such as women’s ski jumper Sara Takanashi and women’s figure skater Mao Asada failed to medal, Japan still managed eight medals, a Japan record for overseas Winter Games, with 41-year-old ski jumper Noriaki Kasai winning two.

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