The Sochi Winter Olympic Games has already been swamped in controversy over widespread allegations over corruption in the provisions of services and facilities in Russia as well concerns over policies on lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender rights.

Not only is it possibly one of the most controversial Winter Olympics to date, it is also the most expensive.

IBTimes UK decided to take a look at the top 10 economic facts, surrounding the games, courtesy of and the Ruby Media Corporation.

2014 Sochi Winter Games: What Athlete Has The Most Medals Ever and 10 Other Amazing Facts
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