• Xu Wenlong showed plenty of Olympic spirit to stagger over the line in last place in the men's cross-country 50km freestyle
  • The event brought the curtain down on the cross-country programme
  • Alexander Legkov (C) led home a Russian podiums sweep ahead of Maxim Vylegzhanin (L) and Ilia Chernousov
  • Legkov celebrates on the podium
  • Russian fans celebrate the result, which saw the host nation secure top spot in the medals table
  • The four-man bobsleigh concluded on Sunday
  • Pilot John James Jackson led Britain to a fifth-placed finish...
  • ...But it was Alexander Zubkov and his Russia crew that took the gold
  • Canada and Sweden faced off in the men's ice hockey gold medal match
  • NHL superstar Sidney Crosby fired Canada into a 2-0 lead...
  • ...And the reigning champions went on to successfully defend their title after a 3-0 victory
  • The Games were then officially declared over with a spectacular closing ceremony....
  • Olympic mascots the Hare, the Polar Bear and the Leopard were easily visible to those watching on, both in the stadium and on television
  • International Olympic Committee President Thomas Bach waves alongside Russia President Vladimir Putin
  • Lizzy Yarnold was given the honour of being Great Britain's flag bearer after winning gold in the women's skeleton
  • There was even a reference to the opening ceremony ring failure...
  • As dancers performed on stage during the event...
  • then some of the athletes decided to show off a few moves as well!

Winter Olympics - Day 16

Xu Wenlong showed plenty of Olympic spirit to stagger over the line in last place in the men's cross-country 50km freestyle