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World champs Davis, White win Japan figure skating GP

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World champions Meryl Davis and Charlie White scored a career-best in the free skate event to win the ice dance title at the NHK Trophy in Tokyo Sunday, the season's fourth Grand Prix. 

Meryl Davis and Charlie White of the US perform during their free dance event in the NHK Trophy in Tokyo on November 10, 2013

Dancing to the music of "Scheherazade" by N. Rimski-Korsakov, the US couple hit a maximum level-four in a combination spin, a synchronised twizzler and two rotational lifts to earn 112.95 points, breaking their own personal record of 112.68 they scored at the Four Continents championships last February.

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