Victory and defeat are always evoke strong emotions.
Aliona Savchenko and Robin Szolkowy of Germany perform in the steam room freestyle program in figure skating at the Olympics on February 15. (Ivan Sekretarev / AP)
Pang Qing and Tong Jian of China perform at figure skating competitions at the Olympic Games. (Gary Hershorn / Reuters)
Xue Shen and Hongbo Zhao (center) enjoyed a gold medal after his performance in the doubles competition in figure skating at the Vancouver Olympics. (Gary Hershorn / Reuters)