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'Queen Kim' takes to the ice at Sochi Olympics

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South Korean figure skating queen Kim Yu-Na will take to the ice in Sochi on Wednesday in the final competition of her glittering career as US ski star Ted Ligety gets another shot Olympic glory. 

South Korea's Kim Yu-Na trains during a figure skating practice session at the Iceberg Skating Palace, during the Sochi Winter Olympics, on February 16, 2014

Defending champion Kim is seeking to become the first woman to win back-to-back Olympic titles in figure skating since Germany's Katarina Witt in 1988.

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