• Kyodo


Japan’s Yoshie Onda skated a lackluster free skate and had to settle for third place in the women’s event at Skate America on Saturday.

Onda’s unconvincing performance saw her finish with 150.98 points, while the 2003 world silver medalist, Russian Elena Sokolova, easily beat a diluted field to take first place with 163.02 points.

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