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Evgeni Plushenko

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Plushenko pulls out

February 13, 2014

Watching Evgeni Plushenko pull out of the Olympics moments before his short program was stunning.  It doesn’t happen often in this sport. To see  a skater glide over to the judging table and tell the referee “I...


  Olympic dreams do come true, although we rarely see “miracles” in the sport of figure skating. The last skater we saw come out of nowhere to win a gold medal was Sarah Hughes, back...