Your reaction to Tuesday night's premiere of "The Diplomat," the documentary film that is part of ESPN Films and espnW's Nine for IX series.
It's a different life now for Katarina Witt since she won back-to-back Olympic gold medals in the 1980s, but her spirit and glass-half-full attitude is the same.
We look at one pivotal scene from the Nine for IX film "The Diplomat," a scene where Katarina Witt fights for more than Olympic gold at the 1988 Winter Games.
Katarina Witt may have been one of East Germany's most famous athletes at the height of the Cold War, but "The Diplomat" shows how the figure skater ended up being a beneficiary and victim of the socialist regime.
Irina Slutskaya won her seventh European figure skating title Thursday, breaking the record she shared with Katarina Witt and Sonja Henie.
Irina Slutskaya captured the short program Wednesday, putting the Russian in position to win and overtake Katarina Witt and Sonia Henie with her seventh title at the European Championships.