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Figure skater finishes performance despite taking an elbow to the face

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Canadian skater Meagan Duhamel hits Eric Radford with her elbow as they perform their pair's short program at the ISU Figure skating World championships in Moscow, Russia, on April 27.

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Canadian skater Eric Radford is seen with bleeding nose as he and Meagan Duhamel perform their short program at the ISU Figure skating World championships in Moscow, Russia, on April 2.

Denis Sinyakov / Reuters

Meagan Duhamel and Eric Radford of Canada perform during the pairs short program competition at the ISU World Figure Skating Championships in Moscow on April 27, 2011. Radford took a hit to the face during their performance.

Denis Sinyakov / Reuters

Meagan Duhamel and Eric Radford of Canada perform during the pairs short program competition at the ISU World Figure Skating Championships in Moscow April 27, 2011. Radford took a hit to the face during their performance.

Grigory Dukor / Reuters

Eric Radford of Canada ices his face beside Meagan Duhamel after their performance during the pairs short program competition at the ISU World Figure Skating Championships in Moscow on April 27. Radford took a hit to the face during their performance.