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Bragging rights will be on the line when a group of highly successful skaters take the ice on Saturday at the Japan Junior Championships at Tsukisamu Gymnasium.

Reigning world junior champion Marin Honda, Rika Kihira, Kaori Sakamoto, Yuna Shiraiwa and Mako Yamashita will all be in the mix as Japan crowns a new junior queen. Wakaba Higuchi, who won the junior title the past two seasons, has moved up to the senior ranks.

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