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    Gold medalist Evgenia Medvedeva of Russia

    Russian Figure Skater Breaks World Record and Wins Women Championship

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    Russian figure skater Evgenia Medvedeva won a gold medal at the World Figure Skating Championships in Boston, the United States, R-Sport reported Sunday.

    BOSTON (Sputnik) – Medvedeva broke the world record in free skating scoring 150.10 points as well.

    Medvedeva secured a total of 223.86 points after a short program and free skating.

    The figure skater was followed by Ashley Wagner of the United States and Russia’s Anna Pogorilaya.

    ​The previous record was set by South Korea’s Kim Yuna at the 2010 Olympic Games in Canada’s Vancouver.

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