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Tokyo worlds not ruled out, ISU says

Updated: March 11, 2011, 11:34 PM ET
Associated Press

LAUSANNE, Switzerland -- The International Skating Union says the figure skating world championships in Tokyo will go ahead as scheduled on March 21 after the venue escaped damaged in the earthquake Friday.

ISU president Ottavio Cinquanta said the union would continue to monitor potential logistical problems presented by airport closures and any other problems in Tokyo but had been told they could be overcome.

"The ISU received an e-mail message from the head office of the Japan Skating ...

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