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Yelena Radyonova tops Miki Ando at Nebelhorn

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Russian phenom Yelena Radyonova, reigning world junior champion in figure skating, claimed gold in her senior international debut at the Nebelhorn Trophy in Oberstdorf, Germany. Radyonova fell on a double Axel in the ladies’ free skate on Friday, but landed seven triple jumps to win over two-time world champion Miki Ando of Japan. At 14, [more]

Volosozhar and Trankov throw down the gauntlet at Nebelhorn

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Tatyana Volosozhar and Maksim Trankov, the reigning world champions in pairs figure skating, looked nearly unbeatable at the Nebelhorn Trophy, currently underway in Oberstdorf, Germany. In their free skate on Friday, the Russian duo solidified its position as the gold medal favorite for a home Olympics in February. They beat the rest of the field [more]