Tatiana Volosozhar and Maxim Trankov – New Russian Champions
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A pair skating team of Tatiana Volosozhar and Maxim Trankov, formed only this season, won gold medals at the Russian national figure skating championships which takes place in Saransk.
For the free program execution Volosozhar and Trankov received from the judges 141.95 points. Like in the previous day’s short program they have outstripped all rivals. The outcome of the Russia’s Champions – 214.66 points (141.95 + 72.71).
Last year’s National champions and the current European Champions Yuko Kawaguti and Alexander Smirnov this time took the silver – 201,44 (133,29 + 68,15).
The bronze won the Permian skaters Vera Bazarova and Yuri Larionov – 195, 77 (127, 94 + 67, 83).
The complete results of the Russian National Championships you can view here>
Tatiana Volosozhar/ Maxim Trankov – Russian National Championships, free program