Plyuschenko warming up before Vancouver

Plyuschenko warming up before Vancouver

Tallinn : Estonia | Jan 20, 2010 at 3:36 PM PST
Source: Russia Today
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Image from Plyuschenko warming up before Vancouver Published 22 January, 2010, 00:59 2006 Olympic champion Evgeny Plyuschenko has claimed the sixth European championships gold and his first one on the international arena after his sensational return in 2009. After Wedneday’s... FULL ARTICLE AT Russia Today
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