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Meissner ready to rebound after tough season

Kimmie Meissner prepared for the worst and got the best. The former world and national champion from Bel Air suffered through a disastrous season last year that ended with a painful hip injury, and she figured the best she could hope for was a single Grand Prix competition this fall leading up to the 2010 Winter Olympics in Vancouver. Instead, the International Skating Union gave her two: the Rostelecom Cup in Moscow on Oct. 15-18 and the NHK Trophy in Nagano, Japan, on Nov. 5-8. "I wasn't really paying attention. I was, like, 'I'm not going to worry about it. I'm just going to do what I can do,' " she said Friday during a break from practice at Ice...

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