Andrei Mozalev leads European Championships; Anastasia Mishina and Aleksandr Galliamov set world record short program score

The 2022 European Figure Skating Championships started on Wednesday in Tallinn, Estonia with the men’s and pairs’ disciplines kicking off the first Euros since 2020. A late replacement for the injured Mikhail Kolyada, last Sunday, Andrei Mozalev was added to the European Championships and took the lead after the short program, ahead of his compatriotsContinue reading “Andrei Mozalev leads European Championships; Anastasia Mishina and Aleksandr Galliamov set world record short program score”

Mikhail Kolyada withdraws from European Championships

The Figure Skating Federation of Russia announced a major withdrawal from next week’s 2022 European Championships in Tallinn, Estonia – Mikhail Kolyada will not be able to take part due to an injury. According to the report, the two-time European bronze medalist Kolyada sustained an injury during training. Coach Tatiana Mishina told Match TV thatContinue reading “Mikhail Kolyada withdraws from European Championships”

Viktoriia Safonova retains Ice Star title

Last season’s winner of the international figure skating competition in Belarus – the Ice Star, Belarussian representative Viktoriia Safonova retained the title for her second medal of the 2021-2022 Olympic season. Bronze medalist at the Nebelhorn Trophy in late September, Safonova began her free skate performance with a triple Lutz-triple toe loop combination, two doubleContinue reading “Viktoriia Safonova retains Ice Star title”

Andrei Mozalev underwent surgery on left leg

2020 World Junior champion Andrei Mozalev underwent a surgery at a clinic in St. Petersburg for subcutaneous bursitis of the left ankle joint in the medial ankle area. This was first reported on the official website of the Figure Skating Federation of Russia. After the operation, the 17-year-old figure skater said, “I feel fine.┬áThe legContinue reading “Andrei Mozalev underwent surgery on left leg”