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Slutskaya says she isn't finished skating

Hold off on that retirement party for Irina Slutskaya. The two-time world champion figure skater said...Russian figure skater and a two-time world champion Irina Slutskaya denied a report in her home country that she has retired...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/11/08/oth_103664.shtml
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Arakawa a golden girl; Cohen settles for silver

...whose gold in women's figure skating Thursday night gave Japan its first medal of these games. For Sasha Cohen and Irina Slutskaya, gold was theirs to grab but got away. Falls and mistakes pulled Cohen down to silver and left Slutskaya with a...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/02/24/oly_59371.shtml
Olympics
Asada pulls off two triple axels

...change in 1996 on medical advice. Asada won the Grand Prix final at the same arena last week, beating world champion Irina Slutskaya. Asada was just third after the short program but jumped to second Sunday after the free skating, which Suguri won...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/12/26/oth_35892.shtml
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Kwan still in love with her sport

...believed she would be in that position - or even entered - after her third-place finish behind Hughes and Russia's Irina Slutskaya at the Salt Lake City Games. Then Kwan was second to Slutskaya at last year's worlds. But here she is, looking...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/01/16/oth_364702.shtml
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Hughes withdraws from world championships

...women's free skate Feb. 21 and soared from fourth to first. The 16-year-old from Great Neck, N.Y., beat Irina Slutskaya of Russia and six-time U.S. champion Michelle Kwan. Hughes also did the toughest technical program, becoming...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/03/06/oth_337085.shtml
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Overtime

...average at .509 and is slugging .809 for the season. Figure Skating Slutskaya drops out of world event Russia's Irina Slutskaya will not defend her title at next week's World Figure Skating Championships, withdrawing because of her mother's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/03/18/oth_369257.shtml
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Hughes to appear on Wheaties box

...To top it off, now I have my own Wheaties box. This is really a dream come true." In turning in a flawless performance in the free skate on Feb. 22, Hughes moved past favorites Michelle Kwan and Irina Slutskaya to win the gold.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/02/26/oly_335738.shtml
Olympics
Overtime

...Switzerland, on Saturday despite three mistakes in her free program and a superior performance by defending champion Irina Slutskaya. With both Russians having less-than-stellar showings, six-time U.S. champion Michelle Kwan is back in...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/01/20/oth_334042.shtml
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Overtime

...combination jump in the short program and was fortunate to stay as high as third place. Now she trails Russian rival Irina Slutskaya and even Japanese favorite Fumie Sugari entering today's free skate, which will conclude the World Figure Skating...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/03/23/oth_340555.shtml
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Nancy Kerrigan-Tonya Harding scandal was a soap opera feast

...opted to invest money into keeping skaters in the Olympic-eligible competitions it controls. So Michelle Kwan, Irina Slutskaya and Todd Eldredge remained fixtures. That led to plenty of attention for the relatively few competitions, but at...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/olympics/2013-12-23/nancy-kerrigan-tonya-har