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Finland's Juhamatti Aaltonen (C) celebrates his goal as Russia's Valeri Nichushkin (L) skates past during the first period of their men's quarter-finals ice hockey game at the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympic Games February 19, 2014. REUTERS/Grigory Dukor

Finns break Russian hearts as U.S., Canada advance

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SOCHI, Russia (Reuters) - Finland broke Russian hearts in the Olympic men's ice hockey competition on Wednesday, robbing the hosts of a shot at arguably the most coveted gold medal of the Games with a 3-1 victory.

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The United States and Sweden strolled into the semi-finals, but Olympic champions Canada had to do it the hard way with a tense 2-1 win over unfancied Latvia.

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