Even on a night of brilliant skating by a majority of the notable competitors, Witt convincingly both the best technical and artistic marks of the night, was ranked first by seven of the nine judges, and reclaimed her World title to an appreciative crowd.
World champions in figure skating — Ladies' singles.
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To honour Witt and her win in Calgary, North Korea issued miniature sheets with three large pictures of Witt on the ice.
Description: Olympic champions in figure skating — Ladies' singles. Witt's long standing dominance of the sport was finally punctured when in an upset she placed second to American Debi Thomas , the new United States Champion, the following year.