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NEW YORK, Dec. 10 (UPI) -- U.S. Olympic champion figure skater Evan Lysacek said Tuesday he would not attempt to qualify for the 2014 Games because of a potentially disabling injury.
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COLORADO SPRINGS, Jan. 25 (UPI) -- Skier Lindsey Vonn and figure skater Evan Lysacek were honored Tuesday as the top athletes of 2010 by the U.S. Olympic Committee.
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LOS ANGELES, April 13 (UPI) -- Aiden Turner and Edyta Sliwinska became the latest couple eliminated from the competition on "Dancing with the Stars" in Los Angeles Tuesday night.

Lysacek edges Plushenko for Olympic gold

VANCOUVER, British Columbia, Feb. 19 (UPI) -- Evan Lysacek of the United States skated a technically sensational program Thursday and it turned out to be good enough for an Olympic gold medal.

Olympic Medal: M Figure Skating

VANCOUVER, British Columbia, Feb. 19 (UPI) -- Evan Lysacek of the United States won the Olympic gold medal Thursday in men's figure skating.

Abbott wins U.S. figure skating title

SPOKANE, Wash., Jan. 17 (UPI) -- Jeremy Abbott delivered the best free skating performance by far Sunday to win the men's singles title at the U.S. Figure Skating Championships.

Lysacek takes men's skating gold

LOS ANGELES, March 27 (UPI) -- Evan Lysacek took the gold medal at the World Figure Skating Championships in Los Angeles, the first American in 13 years to win the event.

Jeremy Abbott takes U.S. skating title

CLEVELAND, Jan. 25 (UPI) -- Jeremy Abbott won his first U.S. figure skating championship Sunday, racking up a total of 241.89 points in the competition in Cleveland.

Joubert leads at skating championships

TOKYO, March 21 (UPI) -- Brian Joubert won the short program competition Wednesday at the men's World Figure Skating Championships in Japan.
Evan Lysacek
Evan Lysacek of the United States stands on the medal stand during the playing of the national anthem after the men's figure skating competition at the 2010 Winter Olympics in Vancouver, Canada on February 18, 2010. Lysacek won the gold medal. UPI/Brian Kersey

Evan Frank Lysacek (pronounced /ˈɛvən ˈlaɪsətʃɛk/; born June 4, 1985) is an American figure skater. He is the 2010 Olympic champion, the 2009 World champion, the 2005 & 2007 Four Continents champion, the 2007 & 2008 U.S. national champion, and the 2009/2010 Grand Prix Final champion.

Lysacek was also a member of the U.S. Olympic Team at the 2006 Winter Olympics, where he placed 4th in the men's event.

He was the United States Olympic Committee's Male Athlete of the Month for November 2006 and March 2009.

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