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Canada firmly in second place in team figure skating

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According to CBC Sports, Canada is firmly in second place in the team figure skating competition at the 2014 Olympic Winter Games in Sochi after Saturday.

Team Canada has 41 points, and are six points back of Russia and are seven points up on the United States who are in third place.

On Saturday, the Canadian pair of Kirsten Moore-Towers of St. Catharines, Ontario and Dylan Moscovitch of Toronto finished in second place in the pairs long program behind the Russian pair of Ksenia Stolbova and Fedor Klimov. Also in the ice dance short program, reigning Olympic champions Tessa Virtue and Scott Moir of London, Ontario picked up nine points when they finished second to Americans Meryl Davis and Charlie White.

On Sunday, the competition will conclude with the men's, ice dance and ladies long programs. The men's long program will take place Sunday morning at 8:00 a.m., the women's long program will take place at 9:00 a.m. and the ice dance long program will be at 10:00 a.m. All times are mountain and all events will take place on CBC.