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US men’s winner Nathan Chen can’t uncover his jump start in the course of Olympic brief program in the crew event

Japan&#8217s Shoma Uno, skating in area of teammate and defending Olympic men&#8217s champion Yuzuru Hanyu, pulled off a quadruple toe loop-triple toe loop combination in compiling 103.twenty five factors for his quick software, but Chen (fourth at eighty.sixty one), 2014 Olympic silver medalist Patrick Chan (3rd with eighty one.sixty six details) and Mikhail Kolyada of the Olympic Athletes from Russia (eighth at 74.36 factors) staggered. The Olympic Athletes from Russia, supported by a segment of supporters who wore shirts that spelled out the phrases &#8220Russia in the heart,&#8221 got only 3 factors from Kolyada but acquired 10 factors from a technically strong and compelling performance by pair Evgenia Tarasova and Vladimir Morozov.