Olympic gold medal figure skating pair Shen Xue (right) and Zhao Hongbo speak at a news conference in Kuala Lumpur. Photo: Kyodo
Olympic gold medal figure skating pair Shen Xue (right) and Zhao Hongbo speak at a news conference in Kuala Lumpur. Photo: Kyodo

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Olympic gold medal figure skating pair Shen Xue (right) and Zhao Hongbo speak at a news conference in Kuala Lumpur. Photo: Kyodo
Olympic gold medal figure skating pair Shen Xue (right) and Zhao Hongbo speak at a news conference in Kuala Lumpur. Photo: Kyodo
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