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Google doodles turtle charm for PyeongChang Day 2

IANS  |  New Delhi 

on Saturday continuing with its doodle series on the PyeongChang featured a turtle, a good luck charm in -- on the second day of

On Day 2, the tech giant featured the turtle, Magpie, in the dynamic Snow Game Doodle series.

In a classic take of "slow and steady wins the race", Magpie is seen sporting a stone-y look, determined to compete with the best in the Games.

The doodle ends with Magpie as winner. "After a slow start in the games the Magpie is determined to make the best of it," said in its doodle page.

"This has stepped into the rink sporting a stone-y look of concentration," it added.

"I put my own spin on a classic technique. To take home a win, I just have to stick my neck out - then pull it back in and find a place on the mantle," Magpie seems to be saying.

The "Magpie" doodle is the second in a series of 17 from the Snow Games series.

On Friday, the doodle began with a sledging penguin, a dog and an ice-skating snake.

The PyeongChang Games, which started on Friday in is reported to be the largest and would continue till February 25.

A total of 2,925 athletes from 92 nations are taking part in PyeongChang 2018, which will also award a record number of 102 gold medals.

It is the first Winter to be hosted by South Korea, which also hosted in 1988.

--IANS

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First Published: Sat, February 10 2018. 11:44 IST
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