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Plushenko's Withdrawal Stirs a Backlash

New York Times - 13 Feb 2014
MOSCOW — The crowd at the Iceberg Skating Palace in Sochi went silent when Evgeni Plushenko stumbled with the back injury that ended his figure skating career on Thursday. But the stunned silence that followed his withdrawal from the men's short ...

Hanyu's health a paramount concern

The Japan Times - 20 Nov 2018
When a country takes the gold and bronze medals in the same discipline at a Grand Prix it would usually be considered a successful weekend. The joy for Japan ...

Balancing life, skating glory

Business Mirror - 08 Dec 2018
Nathan Chen mostly goes unnoticed when he strolls through the picturesque campus of Yale, and the few times he can recall being recognized happened ...

Magical skates, musical scales

Budapest Times - 12 Mar 2018
Russian ice-skater Evgeni Plushenko and violinist Edvin Marton combine for an exciting show that will visit Budapest in April. Plushenko is a Russian figure ...

Skating at Home, Plushenko Has Already Won

New York Times - 06 Feb 2014
Plushenko, with three Olympic medals and an untold number of surgical screws, finished second in the short program of the team figure skating event, which ...

Evgeni Plushenko - Ice Skater, Athlete

Biography - 02 Apr 2014
Born on November 3, 1982, in Solnechny, Russia (then part of the Soviet Union), Evgeni Plushenko became one of the most decorated men's figure skating ...

Five myths about figure skating

Chicago Daily Herald - 09 Feb 2018
Another Olympics is here, and it's time for that American ritual: becoming an armchair expert in sports you haven't watched in four years. Figure skating is one of ...

Hanyu set for Helsinki, Cup of Russia

The Japan Times - 10 Jul 2018
Two-time Olympic champion Yuzuru Hanyu will begin his Grand Prix season in Helsinki at the GP that is replacing the Cup of China, according to the ISU's re.

Yuzuru Hanyu Scores Runaway Victory

International Figure Skating magazine - 04 Nov 2018
Yuzuru Hanyu raised the bar in men's figure skating when he executed a quad toe-triple Axel combination on his way to victory in Helsinki.

How these Olympians ended up at Google - 20 Feb 2018
The Silicon Valley set is notoriously an eclectic bunch, so it may come as no surprise that among the ranks of techies are a number of former Olympians.

Plushenko, Volchkova Speak On the Worlds

The Moscow Times - 22 Apr 2011
The 2011 World Figure Skating Championships are arriving in Moscow with the sweet taste of the successful bid to host — and the bitter aftertaste of the tragic ...

Rudkovskaya and Plushenko got married - 15 Sep 2017
Instagram Yana Rudkovskaya and Evgeni Plushenko showed the first photos from wedding ceremony. Happy Rudkovskaya signed a photo: “We, along with ...

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