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  1. Uno wins gold medal in figure skating at Asian Winter GamesRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Washington Times

    Shoma Uno of Japan overcame several early mistakes Sunday to win the gold medal in men's figure skating on the final day of the Asian Winter Games. Uno, who was second after the short program, fell on his opening quad loop of his free skate and stepped out of a triple lutz, but scored 281.27points.

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  2. Uno takes figure skating gold at Asian Winter GamesRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Japan Times

    Shoma Uno overcame several early mistakes Sunday to win the gold medal in men's figure skating on the final day of the Asian Winter Games. Uno, who was second after the short program, fell on his opening quad loop of his free skate and stepped out of a triple lutz, but scored 281.27 points.

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  3. Sapporo bid for Winter Olympics? Worth a shotRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Xinhuanet

    With the Asian Winter Games winding down without a glitch in Sapporo, it is time for the three-time host of the continental event to seriously consider a bid for the Winter Olympics. Sapporo was the first Asian city to host the Winter Games and its 1972 Olympic legacy still lasts to this day.

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  4. Japan, S. Korea still far to reach for China in winter sportsRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Xinhuanet

    SAPPORO, Japan , Feb. 26 -- Gao Zhidan, Chef de Mission of the Chinese delegation for the 8th Asian Winter Games in Sapporo, said on Sunday that Japan and South Korea are still far to reach for China in winter sports. "We see big gap between us and those who are strong in winter sports at the Asian Winter Games," said Gao.

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  5. The New Ulm Figure Skating Club presents: Skate GamesRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Journal

    The Alpha/Beta group will skate to Chubby Checker's "Let's Twist Again" in reference to the party game "Twister." Pictured from left to right: Amelia Holmberg, Natalia Frederickson, Kylie Berdan, Evalyn Altmann, Mollie Berdan, Ellie Hoffman and Chloe Beranek.

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  6. ROK's Choi wins women's figure skating goldRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Daily Millbury

    South Korean Choi Dabin won the women's figure skating gold medal at the eighth Asian Winter Games here on Saturday. Choi delivered a flawless free skate for 126.24 points, winning the title with a total of 187.54 after leading the short program on Thursday.

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  7. La Crosse Figure Skating Club steps into fairytaleRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | WXOW-TV La Crosse

    Forty eight figure skaters took the ice at the Green Island Ice Arena to perform skating routines to songs from popular Disney movies. The theme of this year's skating show was "Once Upon a Time," and the skaters chose the theme.

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  8. Margot Robbie filming court scene for I, Tonya in AtlantaRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    Under wraps! Australian actress Margot Robbie keeps a low-profile under a black hooded cape while filming court scenes for sports biopic I, Tonya in Atlanta And Australian actress Margot Robbie has been spotted trying to keep a low profile as they film a courtroom scene for the sports drama biopic, on Friday. Under wraps: Australian actress Margot Robbie has been spotted trying to keep a low profile as they film a courtroom scene for sports biopic I, Tonya in Atlanta She was seen walking with film staff wearing what appears to be a black hooded cape, covering her trademark blonde tresses and her costume.

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  9. Figure skaters carve their creations at ADL competitionRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Journal-Pioneer

    Hundreds of talented figure skaters from around P.E.I. descended onto the ice at the Community Gardens in Kensington on Saturday, for the Amalgamated Dairies Limited Starkskate Championship. Jessica MacLeod, 15, practices three times a week, and has been ice-skating for 12-years.

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  10. Olympian helps Detroit girls learn to skateRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | WXYZ

    Gold medalist Meryl Davis kicked off the brand new 'Figure Skating in Detroit' program Saturday. The event marked Day One for 75 kids at Butzel Community Center on the city's west side.

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  11. 'One bad pill': Parents of Ottawa teen killed by opioid overdose speak outRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Ottawa Citizen

    Teslin Russell's heartbroken parents have been left with two hard-to-reconcile images of their 18-year-old daughter. One, the high-achieving student who taught children to skate every Saturday.

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  12. South Korean skater Choi wins gold at Asian Winter GamesRead the original story

    Yesterday | Boston Herald

    Choi Da-bin of South Korea held her lead from the short program to win the gold medal in women's figure skating at the Asian Winter Games on Saturday. Skating to music from Doctor Zhivago, Choi landed all her jumps cleanly with the exception of a triple salchow she under-rotated.

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  13. 'DWTS' arranges Mr. T danceRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | The Orlando Sentinel

    'A-Team' star Mr. T can dance and pity the fool on 'Dancing With the Stars.' Mr. T from the 1983-87 action drama is among the celebrities competing in the coming season on the ABC dance contest.

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  14. Figure skaters, snowboarders win 3 golds for ChinaRead the original story

    20 hrs ago | Xinhuanet

    China bagged three more golds medals on the penultimate day of the Asian Winter Games as four-time Olympian Zhang Hao led his partner to the figure skating pairs gold medal and snowboarders Liu Jiayu and Zhang Yiwei swept the halfpipe events here on Saturday. Dancing to "Cavatina", veteran Zhang and 21-year-old Yu Xiaoyu, who paired up nine months ago, delivered a stellar free skate, scoring a season best 145.98 points for a winning total of 223.88, well ahead of second-placed teammates Peng Cheng/Jin Yang who posted 197.06.

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  15. China dominates pairs, S. Korea wins women's figure skatingRead the original story

    20 hrs ago | Xinhuanet

    China dominated the pairs competition at the eighth Asian Winter Games with a 1-2 finish, while South Korea Choi Dabin claimed the women's figure skating gold here on Saturday. Yu Xiaoyu and Zhang Hao, who just paired up nine months ago, delivered a stellar free skate performance, picking up a season best 145.98 points for a winning total of 223.88.

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  16. Sports Focus: China rules pairs figure skating at Asian Winter GamesRead the original story

    21 hrs ago | Xinhuanet

    China dominated the pairs figure skating competition at the eighth Asian Winter Games with a 1-2 finish here on Saturday. Yu Xiaoyu and Zhang Hao, who just paired up nine months ago, delivered a stellar free skate performance, picking up a season best 145.98 points for a winning total of 223.88.

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  17. SPEED-SKATING: Rising star Tash Nemeth-Knight is aiming high after GB call-upRead the original story

    Yesterday | Oxford Mail

    Tash Nemeth-Knight, 17, won a highly competitive place on the GB Short Track Speed Skating Academy Picture: John Rowley OXFORD'S Tash Nemeth-Knight cannot hide her excitement at being selected for Great Britain's Short Track Speed Skating Academy. Nemeth-Knight, who learnt to skate at Oxford Ice Rink under the guidance of coach Tammy Sear, was previously a figure-skater, competing in national championships.

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  18. This date in sports history for Feb. 25Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Daily Republic

    The New York Rangers play the Montreal Canadiens at Madison Square Garden. 1962 - Wilt Chamberlain of the Philadelphia Warriors scores 67 points, but New York's Richie Guerin scores 50 to lead the Knicks to a 149-135 victory.

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  19. Continue reading Nancy Kerrigan to speak about body image at Life Lessons LuncheonRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Dallas Morning News

    Olympic medalist Nancy Kerrigan will headline the Life Lessons Luncheon benefiting The Elisa Project March 3 at the Belo Mansion & Pavilion. The famed figure skater of the early '90s is executive producing and appearing in a documentary called Why Don't You Lose 5 Pounds? about athletes and eating disorders.

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  20. Nancy Kerrigan, Nick Viall & Fifth Harmony Member Reportedly Joining...Read the original story

    Friday | ETonline

    ET exclusively announced on Thursday that Olympic gymnast Simone Biles and former A-Team star Mr. T will be vying for the mirror ball trophy, and now, even more celebrities have reportedly been added to the all-star lineup. Olympic figure skater Nancy Kerrigan will be showing off her dance skills, alongside a yet-to-be-revealed member of girl group Fifth Harmony, Variety reported on Friday.

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