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2006 Winter Olympics

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Amazing Highlights - Turin 2006 Winter Olympics | Opening Ceremony

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Incredible Sportsmanship In The Cross Country Skiing - Torino 2006 Winter Olympics

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Turin 2006 Winter Olympics | Women's Snowboard Cross Final

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Luciano Pavarotti's Last Public Performance - Torino 2006 Opening Ceremony | Music Monday

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Shaun White's Gold Medal Run at the Turin 2006 Olympics | Throwback Thursday

The 2006 Winter Olympics, officially known as the XX Olympic Winter Games and commonly known as Turin 2006 or Torino 2006, was a winter multi-sport event which was held in Turin, Piedmont, Italy from February 10 to 26, 2006. This marked the second time that Italy had hosted the Winter Olympic Games, the first being the 1956 Winter Olympics in Cortina d'Ampezzo. Italy also hosted the Summer Olympics in 1960 in Rome. Turin was selected as the host city for the 2006 Games in June 1999.
  • Host city selection 

  • Sports 

  • Medal table 

  • Highlights 

  • Venues 

  • Participating National Olympic Committees 

  • Organization 

  • Controversies 

  • Security measures