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Tessa Virtue and Scott Moir of Canada lead in ice dance

February 21, 2010 |  8:16 pm

Olyblog Tessa Virtue and Scott Moir lead in ice dance after Sunday night's original dance.

Their flamenco earned 68.41 points, giving them 111.15 points overall. They lead Meryl Davis and Charlie Scott of the U.S. by 2.60 points.

World champions Oksana Domnina and Maxim Shabalin of Russia are in third palace with 106.60 points.

The 2006 Olympic silver medalists, Tanith Belbin and Ben Agosto, are in fourth with 103.33 points.

The ice-dance competition concludes Monday night with the free dance.

-- Houston Mitchell in Vancouver, Canada

Photo: Oksana Domnina and Maxim Shabalin wear their controversial aborigine outfits during the ice dance competition Sunday. Credit: Anatoly Maltsev / EPA.