Scenes from figure skating's 'kiss and cry' at the Olympics

Mao Asada of Japan waits in the results

Mao Asada of Japan waits in the results area after completing her routine in the women's free skate figure skating finals at the Iceberg Skating Palace during the 2014 Winter Olympics, Thursday, Feb. 20, 2014, in Sochi, Russia. (Credit: AP / Bernat Armangue)

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The "kiss and cry" area is where Olympic figure skaters sit and await their scores. Have a look at these photos from the Sochi Winter Olympics in 2014 and you'll understand how the name came about

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