Ilya Yablokov wins Junior Grand Prix event in Slovenia

At the fifth stage of the International Skating Union (ISU) Junior Grand Prix series, Ilya Yablokov won a third consecutive gold medal for Russia’s junior men – including his second medal, having won silver at the third stage. The 17-year-old Russian began his free skate with a quad loop and then landed a triple loop.Continue reading “Ilya Yablokov wins Junior Grand Prix event in Slovenia”

Samarin withdraws from Rostelecom Cup, Yablokov added

2019 European Championship silver medalist Alexander Samarin has withdrawn from the Russian stage of this weekend’s ISU Grand Prix series. Last season’s winner of the Rostelecom Cup, Samarin missed the first stage of the Cup of Russia series in Syzran due to a back injury. According to his coach Svetlana Sokolovskaya, the 22-year-old figure skaterContinue reading “Samarin withdraws from Rostelecom Cup, Yablokov added”