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Adelina Sotnikova to miss World Championships

Olympic figure skating champion Adelina Sotnikova will not compete in the World Championships in March, unsurprising news after she missed the fall Grand Prix season, the Russian Championships and the European Championships in January after tearing an ankle ligament in November. 166 more words

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Ashley Wagner conquers freezing temperatures; 'Russian fleet' is next

NEW YORK – Ashley Wagner skated at the Olympics, the World Championships, under the pressure of defending U.S. Championships, but nothing could have prepared her for The Rink at Rockefeller Center on Friday morning. 818 more words

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Polina Edmunds rises to her biggest win, Gracie Gold drops at Four Continents (video)

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Polina Edmunds put this season’s struggles behind her to claim the biggest victory of her young career, rising from fourth place after the short program to capture the Four Continents Championships in Seoul on Sunday. 573 more words

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Josh Farris shatters personal bests, wins Four Continents silver (video)

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American Josh Farris earned silver at the Four Continents Championships on Saturday, following personal international bests in both his short program and free skate in Seoul. 471 more words

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Jeremy Abbott: I want to finish figure skating on my terms

NEW YORK — Jeremy Abbott hasn’t decided if he will continue to skate competitively, but the four-time U.S. champion joked about what could be “the cherry on top” of his decorated career. 423 more words

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Gracie Gold: 'I can do a lot better' after Four Continents short program (video)

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Former U.S. champion Gracie Gold popped an Axel and skated into the boards in her second-place short program at the Four Continents Championships in Seoul on Friday. 226 more words

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Jason Brown attempts quadruple jump at Four Continents (video)

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Joshua Farris skated a personal-best short program, while U.S. champion Jason Brown and Adam Rippon struggled at the Four Continents Championships in Seoul on Thursday. 467 more words

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