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Kim Yu-Na wins Golden Spin despite fall

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Olympic champion Kim Yu-Na overcame a fall to clinch victory at the Golden Spin on Saturday as the South Korean figure skater marked her season debut following an injury lay-off with an impressive triumph. 

Kim Yu-Na, representing South Korea, performs in the Ladies Free Skating event at the 2013 World Figure Skating Championships March 16, 2013 in London, Ontario, Canada

The 23-year-old world champion had been off the ice since picking up a metatarsal injury in her right foot in September, but is working herself back to competitive shape in an attempt to defend her Olympic title in Sochi in February.

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