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  • Live from Bratislava, SVK

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2013 GrandSlam Cambrils, ESP 10/01/2014

Emanuel Valeri - Tania Kehlet, DEN © Roland The first leg of the 2013 WDSF GrandSlam Series was held on 30 and 31 March in Cambrils, ESP.

Live television programmes on the Eurosport network provided worldwide audiences with a first look at the Judging System 2.0 in action.

Sitting in front of a touch-screen terminal, every WDSF Adjudicator had between 15 (quarterfinal) and 60 (final, for a solo) seconds per couple to produce his or her grade for one single component.

The verdict of each Adjudicator can be traced in considerable detail through the table of results for the quarterfinal, semi-final and final

Go to the "Live from Cambrils" blog for more information on a great GrandSlam doubleheader, click here!

Here are the highlight versions of the TV programmes that first aired on Eurosport.

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