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  1. Screws removed from Plushenko's back in major operation : March 06, 2014,Read the original story

    Mar 5, 2014 | Daily Times

    MOSCOW: Israeli doctors have removed four screws from the back of Russian figure skating star Yevgeny Plushenko in a mammoth operation and expect him to make a full recovery, Russian state television said Wednesday.

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  2. Russian figure skater and two-time Olympic champion Yevgeni...Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2014 | St.Petersburg Times

    Yevgeny Plushenko pulled out of the individual competition at the Sochi Games with a back injury now wants to broadcast his operation.

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  3. So much for retirement: Plushenko not ruling out 2018 OlympicsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 9, 2014 | WPXI

    Russian figure skater Yevgeny Plushenko, who announced his retirement after withdrawing from the men's individual event in Sochi with a back injury, may now try to compete in the 2018 Winter Olympics.

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  4. Plushenko Criticized for Dropping OutRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 18, 2014 | St.Petersburg Times

    Yevgeny Plushenko, a two-time gold-medal winning figure skater, withdrew from the men's competition on Feb. 13. Photo: Ivan Sekretarev / AP SOCHI - Shortly after being praised as a hero for helping Russia win its first gold at the Sochi Olympics on Feb. 9, Yevgeny Plushenko was already facing criticism on Feb. 14 for his decision to drop out of the ... (more)

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  5. Plushenko 'not ruling out' skating at '18 GamesRead the original story

    Feb 18, 2014 | NBC Olympics

    Russian figure skater Yevgeny Plushenko , who announced his retirement after withdrawing from the men's individual event in Sochi with a back injury, may now try to compete in the 2018 Winter Olympics.

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  6. Carol Olson: Senior Columnist: Olympics brought back many memoriesRead the original story

    Feb 18, 2014 | Contra Costa Times

    ... our members while watching them on TV. It was sad to watch the Russian Olympic champion male figure skater Yevgeny Plushenko retire from the games. His ability to land his jumps with such seemingly effortless smoothness was a joy to watch over the ...

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  7. Figure Skating - Plushenko changes mind about retirementRead the original story

    Feb 18, 2014 | Yahoo!

    Russian figure skater Yevgeny Plushenko, who announced his retirement after withdrawing from the men's individual event in Sochi with a back injury, may now try to compete in the 2018 Winter Olympics.

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  8. Plushenko doesn't rule out fifth GamesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 18, 2014 | Suria

    Russian figure skating icon Yevgeny Plushenko said on Tuesday he did not rule out competing in a fifth Olympic Games, after announcing his retirement when he withdrew from the individual competition at Sochi 2014.

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  9. NHL says it won't discuss 2018 Winter OlympicsRead the original story

    Feb 17, 2014 | KCTV5

    ... at least with a sharpened sense of respect for the colleagues and crew who covered for him during a... Yevgeny Plushenko sits down with World Sport's Amanda Davies and discusses his experience at the Sochi games, fellow Russian skater Yulia ...

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  10. Violinist Vanessa-Mae completes giant slalom runRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2014 | KCTV5

    ... at least with a sharpened sense of respect for the colleagues and crew who covered for him during a... Yevgeny Plushenko sits down with World Sport's Amanda Davies and discusses his experience at the Sochi games, fellow Russian skater Yulia ...

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  11. Medalist wants to save Sochi's stray dogsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2014 | FOX Carolina

    ... at least with a sharpened sense of respect for the colleagues and crew who covered for him during a... Yevgeny Plushenko sits down with World Sport's Amanda Davies and discusses his experience at the Sochi games, fellow Russian skater Yulia ...

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  12. Plushenko backtracks on 'forced to...Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2014 | Suria

    Russian figure skating icon Yevgeny Plushenko on Monday backtracked on a claim that his federation had forced him to skate while injured at the Sochi Olympics, in a controversy that shows little sign of dying down.

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  13. Plushenko says he was forced to go to SochiRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2014 | Pravda

    Russian figure skater, two-time Olympic champion Yevgeny Plushenko, stated that the Federation of figure skating actually forced him to perform at the single program at the Sochi Olympics.

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  14. Plushenko on Thin Ice After Olympic DropoutRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2014 | St.Petersburg Times

    ... - Four days after being praised as a hero for helping Russia win its first gold at the Sochi Olympics, Yevgeny Plushenko on Friday was taking criticism for dropping out of the men's figure skating. Plushenko's strong performance in the team event ...

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  15. SOCHI - Four days after being praised as a hero for helping Russia...Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2014 | St.Petersburg Times

    ... - Four days after being praised as a hero for helping Russia win its first gold at the Sochi Olympics, Yevgeny Plushenko on Friday was taking criticism for dropping out of the men's figure skating. Plushenko's strong performance in the team event ...

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  16. Plushenko 'offered to pull out' of Sochi...Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 15, 2014 | Suria

    Russian figure skating icon Yevgeny Plushenko on Saturday revealed he had offered to pull out of the Olympics before his sensational withdrawal from the men's event but said his federation had been unable to find a replacement.

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  17. Home figure skating hero Plushenko pulls outRead the original story

    Feb 14, 2014 | Buenos Aires Herald

    Russia's flamboyant figure skater Yevgeny Plushenko pulled out of the Winter Olympics through injury yesterday in a shock twist that immediately deflated home fans pumped up by an opening victory for their beloved men's ice hockey team.

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  18. Russia's Plushenko mocked after Sochi exitRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 14, 2014 | Yahoo!

    He has described himself as an "old man", been disparaged as "an invalid", even his coach joked he is only fit for the Paralympics, leaving many to wonder why Yevgeny Plushenko bothered showing up at the Sochi Winter Games at all.

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  19. Russia questions Plushenko decision...Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 14, 2014 | Suria

    Russia on Friday mourned the "tragedy" of Yevgeny Plushenko's dramatic retirement from the Olympic men's figure skating competition but questions mounted over the wisdom of his decision to compete with a back injury.

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  20. Yevgeny Plushenko, revered and divisive, ends 'legendary' careerRead the original story

    Feb 14, 2014 | Free Republic

    Without skating a single moment Thursday night at the Iceberg Skating Palace, Yevgeny Plushenko was once again the talk of Sochi.

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