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World champion figure skater Mao Asada retires from competition

One of Japan’s many renouned athletes should have famous she couldn’t leave quietly: Mao Asada’s press discussion Wednesday to strictly announce her retirement from figure skating captivated some 350 media and was telecast live opposite Japan. Asada led her country’s figure skating stage given her teenagers with her heading triple …

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Canada’s Nexxice wins bronze during World Synchronized Figure Skating Championships

Canada’s Nexxice won a bronze award during a ISU World Synchronized Skating Championships on Saturday in Colorado Springs, Colo.  Nexxice, from Burlington, Ont., scored 197.54 points behind usually Russia, that won a bullion award (208.70) and Finland (208.58), that finished with silver.  Nexxice finished fourth for both a brief and prolonged programs.  ”It was …

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