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Miho Takagi celebrates during the women's sprint medal ceremony at the ISU World Speedskating All-round & Sprint Championships
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Mar 11, 2024
Sprint queen Miho Takagi pulls out of all-round championship at worlds
"I am frustrated to be leaving midway through, but my body began screaming and I decided I should not keep skating," she wrote on her website.
Miho Takagi, the Beijing Olympics 1,000 gold medalist, totaled 147.545 points after her four race times were converted, which was enough to win her second world sprint championship.
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Mar 9, 2024
Takagi retains lead to grab second world sprint title
Takagi, the Beijing Olympics 1,000 gold medalist, totaled 147.545 points after her four race times were converted to pace the field.
Miho Takagi competes in the 1,500-meter event at the single distance speedskating championships in Calgary on Sunday.
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Feb 19, 2024
Miho Takagi wins 1,500 at single distance worlds in Canada
Miho Takagi claimed her second gold medal of the world championships by winning the women's 1,500 meters on Sunday.
Japan's Miho Takagi races to her first gold medal in an individual event in the speedskating world championships in Calgary on Saturday.
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Feb 18, 2024
Miho Takagi wins 1,000 for first individual gold at world championships
The Beijing Olympics winner over the distance clocked 1 minute, 12.83 seconds at Calgary's Olympic Oval, finishing 0.44 ahead of Chinese runner-up Han Mei.
Shomu Sasaki, 17, celebrates after winning the men's mass start World Cup event in Quebec City on Saturday.
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Feb 4, 2024
Japanese teen Sasaki wins World Cup mass start
The youngster broke away late and held off South Korea's Chung Jae-won in a sprint to the line for his maiden World Cup gold.
Japan's Miho Takagi skates during the women's 1,000 meters at a World Cup event in Quebec City on Saturday.
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Feb 3, 2024
Japan's Takagi wins second straight 1,000 meter season title
Takagi had already captured her third straight overall title in the 1,500, and is now focused on the world single distance championships.
Miho Takagi stands on the podium after winning the women's 1,000-meter race at the Four Continents Speed Skating Championships in Salt Lake City on Sunday.
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Jan 22, 2024
Miho Takagi skates to victory in 1,000-meter race to claim another gold
Miho Takagi collected another gold medal at the Four Continents Speed Skating Championships on Sunday.
Japan's Miho Takagi competes in the women's 1,500 meters at the Four Continent's championships in Salt Lake City, Utah, on Friday.
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Jan 20, 2024
Miho Takagi wins 1,500 gold at Four Continents
The 29-year-old, who won silver over the distance at the 2018 and 2022 Winter Olympics, finished comfortably ahead of second-placed Mia Manganello.
Miho Takagi of Japan competes en route to winning gold in the women's 1,000 meters at a World Cup speedskating meet in Tomaszow Mazowiecki in Poland on Sunday.
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Dec 11, 2023
Takagi wins 1,000 meters at speedskating World Cup in Poland
The Japanese star is on top of the women's 1,000 World Cup table with 228 points, while the second-ranked Goetz has 193.
Japan's Miho Takagi competes in the 1000 meters during a World Cup event in Stavanger, Norway, on Friday.
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Dec 2, 2023
Takagi and Shinhama finish second at World Cup speedskating meet
Women's Beijing Olympics gold medalist Takagi clocked 1 minute, 15.52 seconds, 0.26 behind Dutch winner Jutta Leerdam.
Tatsuya Shinhama speaks to the media after the men's 500 meters in Obihiro, Hokkaido, on Friday.
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Nov 10, 2023
Tatsuya Shinhama leads Japanese men's 500 sweep at World Cup
Shinhama clocked 34.52 seconds to win by 0.17 over Wataru Morishige, with Yuma Murakami rounding out the medals.

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