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2010 Winter Olympic Games, Vancouver, CanadaFebruary 12-28
 
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Miki Ando

Miki Ando

  • Sport: Olympic Figure Skating
  • Nation: Japan
  • DOB: December 18, 1987
  • Career Highlights: Earned a spot in Vancouver as the highest-placing Japanese female skater in the Grand Prix final, finishing second. ... Rebounded from a rough performance in the 2006 Turin Olympics, where she finished 15th after falling three times during the free skate, to win the world title the next year. … Was the first woman to land a quadruple Salchow in competition, at the JGP Final in 2002. One of her falls in Turin came while attempting the jump. … Showed bounce-back ability again by winning the bronze at the ’09 World Championships, a year after skating off with an injury during the free skate after falling twice to start her program. … Won silver at the Cup of China and bronzes at the Japanese championships and Skate America that season. ... Took gold at the 2009-10 Rostelecom Cup and the NHK Trophy.
  • Olympic History: 2006
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