This appeared on PJ Kwong’s twitter just now:
I guess that Mao is withdrawing. Not sure if Adelina will take her place. I’ll post more updates as they come.
Sending prayers to Mao’s mum,
~The Rinkside Cafe
Update: This appeared on PJ Kwong’s Twitter. The Rinkside Cafe sends her condolences to the Asada family in their difficult time. I’m completely heartbroken for her.
Here’s an article from the Mainichi shinbun.