Competitive Skating Newswire (Page 8)

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  1. Park So-youn Places 5th at ISU Event in RussiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 17 | Chosun Ilbo

    Figure skater Park So-youn finished fifth in the Rostelecom Cup, the fourth event in the six-leg ISU Figure Skating Grand Prix series, in Moscow on Saturday. Park earned a total score of 163.

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  2. Rachel McAdams celebrates turning 36Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 17 | Hellomagazine.com

    Happy birthday, Rachel McAdams ! As the Mean Girls actress celebrates turning 36, HELLO! Online takes a look at what the stars have in store for Rachel and for you... This is what Rachel, who is a Scorpio, can be expecting today: From an early age we are taught to observe social niceties. We must say 'please', 'thank you' and 'how do you do?' We may be considered rude if we go straight to the point without first discussing the weather.

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  3. Figure skating: Yuzuru Hanyu faces time out after collisionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 10 | DNA India

    Olympic men's figure skating champion Yuzuru Hanyu could be out of action for three weeks after suffering cuts and bruises in a frightening on-ice collision at the Cup of China, the Japan Skating Federation said on Monday. Hanyu, who became the first Asian man to win figure skating gold at the Sochi Games in February, was left with blood streaming from his chin after slamming into China's Yan Han during free skate warm-ups in Shanghai on Saturday.

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  4. 16:05 Uzbekistan's figure skater takes 5th place at Grand Prix Cup of China in ShanghaiRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 10 | AkiPress

    Uzbekistan's figure skater Misha Ge took fifth place at the Grand Prix Cup of China in Shanghai, local media report. The 23-year skater has shown excellent results in free program, which allowed him to become the third, but the results of the two programs with a total of 219.28 points dropped him to the fifth line.

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  5. Hanyu requires 2-3 weeks to recover from collisionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 10 | Greenwich Citizen

    Yuzuru Hanyu of Japan lies on the rink after he clashed with Yan Han of China during a practice prior to their free program performance at the Cup of China in Shanghai, China Saturday, Nov. 8, 2014. JAPAN OUT, MANDATORY CREDIT Photo: A 'A2E A Japanese figure skater Yuzuru Hanyu wearing a face mask uses a wheelchair upon arrival at Narita airport in Narita, near Tokyo, Sunday, Nov. 9, 2014.

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  6. Ap Photos: Editor selections from AsiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 10 | The New Zealand Herald

    Filipinos last week remembered the more 7,300 victims of ferocious Typhoon Haiyan that ripped into city of Tacloban and the central Philippines a year ago. Church bells pealed, sirens blared and Catholic priests sprinkled holy water on a mass grave.

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  7. Japan officials under fire after Hanyu's collision at Cup of ChinaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 10 | Bangkok Post

    Japanese figure skating officials faced a backlash on Monday after Olympic champion Yuzuru Hanyu arrived home in a wheelchair from China having been allowed to skate despite a sickening collision during warm-up. Yuzuru Hanyu of Japan lies on the ice rink after crashing into Yan Han of China during a practice session for the Cup of China ISU Grand Prix, in Shanghai, on November 8, 2014 The 19-year-old heartthrob smashed into Chinese skater Yan Han before winding up for a jump in practice, leaving him bleeding from the head and prompting former Olympians to claim that letting him return to the ice could have got him killed.

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  8. 5 local skaters advance to Canadian ChallengeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 9 | Brandon Sun

    Madison McCallum skated to Nat King Cole's "Unforgettable" for her short program at the provincial figure skating championships at Kinsmen Arena, and that song was a perfect description of the Brandonite's weekend. McCallum, who turns 18 this week, made the best of her opportunity to show all the work she has put into her craft in front of family and friends in her hometown by recording personal best scores in both her short program on Friday and Saturday's free skate to top the junior women's division with a total score of 120.53.

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  9. Opining on Cup of China (part 2): The act of the disappearing lutzRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 9 | Examiner.com

    We are in part 2 of the two-part Opining on last weekend's very eventful Cup of China . Basically, this is all the stuff that I wanted to write about before the collision heard around the world happened.

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    Sunday Nov 9 | KFBB

    Across the highway from the Greats Falls International Airport, located at 4001 29th Street Southwest sits the hidden Great Falls IcePlex "A lot of people don't know that it's up here, where we are kind of tucked away back here on Gore Hill behind Flying J,"said Clinton Topel President of Great Falls Community Ice Foundation. The rink was built six years ago and mainly runs on donations and grants and cost around 500,000 dollars a year to run, which is why the rink can't afford for people to not know where they are and not have people skating.

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  11. Opining on Cup of China (part 1): On injuries, precautions, and bravery?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 9 | Examiner.com

    Collision frequency The big headline this weekend in Shanghai was the warmup collision between Yuzuru Hanyu and Han Yan . The six-minute warmup had just started, and all of a sudden, they were down.

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  12. Olympic skating champ Sotnikova out of Grand PrixRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 9 | The New Zealand Herald

    Olympic women's figure skating champion Adelina Sotnikova will miss the season's remaining Grand Prix events with an ankle ligament tear. Sotnikova's leg is in plaster following a training injury Thursday and she will no longer be able to compete in the NHK Trophy in Japan, a Grand Prix event, later this month.

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  13. Olympic champ Sotnikova to miss rest of ISU Grand PrixRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 9 | CBC News

    Adelina Sotnikova told Russia's R-Sport news agency she would "have to wear the cast for three weeks" but still hoped to compete at the Russian nationals, which run from Dec. 24 through 29. Olympic women's figure skating champion Adelina Sotnikova will miss the season's remaining Grand Prix events with an ankle ligament tear. Sotnikova's leg is in plaster following a training injury Thursday and she will no longer be able to compete in the NHK Trophy in Japan, a Grand Prix event, later this month.

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  14. Hockey's Got Nothin' On Figure Skaters' Bloody CollisionRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 9 | Switched

    Two figure skaters collided during warmups at the Lexus Cup of China in Shanghai on Saturday, falling dazed to the ice. Yuzuru Hanyu of Japan and Han Yan of China did not see the other coming as they slammed into each other, Ice Network video shows above.

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  15. Photo Courtesy of MGN OnlineRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 9 | WWLP

    Formula One Racing at 1:30pm on 22News, Figure Skating at 4pm, and the Bears vs. the Packers at 8:30PM NFL San Francisco at New Orleans, 1 p.m. Kansas City at Buffalo, 1 p.m. Miami at Detroit, 1 p.m. Tennessee at Baltimore, 1 p.m. Pittsburgh at N.Y. Jets, 1 p.m. Atlanta at Tampa Bay, 1 p.m. Dallas vs. Jacksonville at London, 1 p.m. Denver at Oakland, 4:05 p.m. N.Y. Giants at Seattle, 4:25 p.m. St. Louis at Arizona, 4:25 p.m. Chicago at Green Bay, ON 22NEWS AT 8:30PM, PREGAME ANALYSIS AT 7PM NBA Orlando at Brooklyn, 3:30 p.m. Utah at Detroit, 6 p.m. Sacramento at Oklahoma City, 7 p.m. Philadelphia at Toronto, 7 p.m. Miami at Dallas, 7:30 p.m. Golden State at Phoenix, 8 p.m. Denver at Portland, 9 p.m. Charlotte at L.A. Lakers, 9:30 p.m. NHL Tampa Bay at Detroit, 6 p.m. Edmonton at N.Y. Rangers, 6 p.m. San Jose at Chicago, 7 p.m. Vancouver at Anaheim, 9 p.m. MLS PLAYOFFS Conference ... (more)

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  16. Beijing makes first official pitch for Winter OlympicsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 8 | China Daily

    Chen Anshun, mayor of Beijing and the chief of the Beijing 2022 Olympic Winter Games Bid Committee, makes a presentation at the ANOC General Assembly in Bangkok, Nov 7, 2014. [Photo by Zhao Yanrong/chinadaily.com.cn] Pure white snow, red plums, Chinese drums and big smiling faces, but most importantly the list of winter sports sites in Beijing and Zhangjiakou, were to the fore at the venue of the XIX Association of National Olympic Committees general assembly in Bangkok on Friday.

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  17. Hanyu takes 2nd at Cup of China after scary crashRead the original story

    Saturday Nov 8 | Tribune-Chronicle

    Yuzuru Hanyu's free skate at the Cup of China began with a scary crash with another skater in warm-ups that left him on his back on the ice, gasping for air and with blood streaming across his neck and face from a cut on his chin. Visibly shaken and with gauze wrapped around his head, the reigning Olympic and world champion from Japan decided to stay in the competition and struggled through his program, falling five times.

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  18. Watch Michael Bolton performance with figure skaters for 'An Evening...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 8 | Cleveland.com

    This year's "An Evening with Scott Hamilton and Friends" was another star-studded event with an ice skating show by Olympic and World Skating Champions along with musical performances by singer Michael Bolton . The 15th annual gathering presented by Cleveland Clinic helps raise funds for the CARES Initiative , a non-profit organization which supports cancer research.

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  19. Suarez inspires Barca revival at AlmeriaRead the original story

    Saturday Nov 8 | UAport

    Comments: 0 Online news: Asia Writer: AFP - + SHANGHAI - Russia's Maxim Kovtun was among three winners to capture their first ISU Grand Prix titles at the Cup of China in Shanghai on Saturday.

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  20. Figure skaters stay in competition after nasty collisionRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 8 | CBC News

    Medical personnel tend to Japanese skater Yuzuru Hanyu, right, after he crashed into Yan Han of China during a practice session before the men's free skate at the Cup of China. Bandaged and bloodstained, two skaters refused to quit and returned to the ice to give it their all on Saturday - and it wasn't on an NHL rink.

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