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How can Sasha Cohen have the worst skate of her life and still win a silver medal? How can Tanith Belbin and Benjamin Agosto finish sixth in the compulsory dance and fourth in the free dance and still place ... Full Story
alex

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#1 Feb 28, 2006
How can Sasha Cohen who fell twice in her long program (which is worth 70% of the final mark) still end up with a silver when someone like Joannie Rochette or even Fumi Sugari who skated totally amazing with little or no mistakes end up off the podium? I don't get it.

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