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    News Plushenko: I'll Defend European Title

    RIA Novosti - Seven-time European figure skating champion Evgeni Plushenko will be back to defend his title in Zagreb next year but will skip the Grand Prix season, he told R-Sport in a recent interview, and also discussed his new-found love of golf.

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    Plushenko...pro golfer =)

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    Good news, that!!

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    a bit disappointed he'll skip GP but at least he will compete in Japan Open
    and after FS in 2014 he'll try as a golfer ? maybe we'll see Zhenya in Rio 2016 in Golf ? lol

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    So relieved he'll skip GP. I've been worried about the fact that the human body has a limited supply of knees and hips.

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    That makes sense-skipping the GP. He won in 2012 so easily- it was ridiculous. It was such an easy victory. He lost the SP to Gachinski but no one approached him the FS. I don't know what happened to Amodio and Brezina and Fernandez. Amodio didn't do as bad as Brezina and Fernandez but it was so interesting how the frontrunners for medals dropped very badly. For 2013 I hope its a real fight. Brezina, Plushenko Verner, Amodio, Joubert, Gachinski, Fernandez and maybe others- depends on the GP.

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    Quote Originally Posted by brightphoton View Post
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    Quote Originally Posted by sky_fly20 View Post
    a bit disappointed he'll skip GP but at least he will compete in Japan Open
    and after FS in 2014 he'll try as a golfer ? maybe we'll see Zhenya in Rio 2016 in Golf ? lol

    You are right. He wants to go to Rio 2016 as a golfer. Although I think the golf is not an Olympic sport...

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    Quote Originally Posted by plushyfan View Post
    You are right. He wants to go to Rio 2016 as a golfer. Although I think the golf is not an Olympic sport...
    from Wiki:
    Golf was featured in the Summer Olympic Games official programme in 1900 and 1904. At the IOC session in Copenhagen in October 2009, the IOC decided to reinstate this event for the 2016 Summer Olympics.

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    I'm glad he's going to do Europeans. But there's no mention of Worlds. Is he going to compete there??--I hope so! It won't be the same without him.

    In other Plush news, I read elsewhere that he and his wife are expecting a baby in December or January. Best wishes to them!

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    H should have finished years ago - he's well past his sell-by date.

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    Does one's first post here really have to be slagging someone off?

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    Quote Originally Posted by ImaginaryPogue View Post
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    probably a hater, posted just to hate on someone

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