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Figure Skating - Winter Olympics Day 1

SOCHI, RUSSIA - FEBRUARY 08: Mao Asada of Japan competes in the Figure Skating Team Ladies Short Program during day one of the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics at Iceberg Skating Palace on February 8, 2014 in Sochi, Russia. (Photo by Matthew Stockman/Getty Images)

Japanese figure skater Mao Asada

Yahoo Sports

Japan's Mao Asada, 23, is the 2010 Winter Olympic silver medalist and one of the favorites in the women's figure skating competition in Sochi.