Figure skating picks up again on Tuesday, although there are no medals at stake here. The pairs short program takes place, as a prelude to Wednesday's free skating medal competition.
The event kicks off at 10 a.m. ET, and China is hoping to dominate the podium. Pang Qing and Tong Jian won the silver in Vancouver, and will be competing with German team Aliona Savchenko and Robin Szolkowy, who took home the bronze that year. Gold medal winners Shen Xue and Zhao Hongbo are not competing in Sochi. The top American pairs include Marissa Castelli and Simon Shnapir, along with Felicia Zhang and Nathan Bartholomay. Russia is hoping to add to their medal count after taking the gold in the first-ever team events. They have three pairs in this event, all looking to get on the podium for their home country.
Here's the schedule for Tuesday (all times in ET):
10 a.m. - Pairs short program