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    GPF Pairs SP

    The pairs SP is the first senior event today and will begin at 8 PM local time/11 AM GMT. I didn't see any threads for any of the segments so I figured I'd start this one.

    Interestingly, S/Z and S/S will not start in the same group, because Aljona and Robin qualified in 4th place; I wonder if this might have an effect on the scoring in any way? Whatever happens, I don't expect them in the first group tomorrow.

    Starting Order
    Warm-Up Group 1
    1 Dan ZHANG / Hao ZHANG CHN
    2 Yuko KAVAGUTI / Alexander SMIRNOV RUS
    3 Aliona SAVCHENKO / Robin SZOLKOWY GER

    Warm-Up Group 2
    4 Maria MUKHORTOVA / Maxim TRANKOV RUS
    5 Qing PANG / Jian TONG CHN
    6 Xue SHEN / Hongbo ZHAO CHN

    Good luck to all the skaters!
    Last edited by Buttercup; 12-03-2009 at 02:12 AM. Reason: Added link

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    China go for three medals in senior pair skating!!

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    Go S/Z! Go Pang/Tong! Go Z/Z! Go S/S! Go the two Russian teams! Everybody be your best!

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    Icenetwork is streaming it live.

    Universal sports will telecast this and the OD together later today (7:00 pm on my cable company)

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    Thank you RAI sport! Wow, finally figure skating on TV, instead of small PC screen (freezing often).

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    Zhang & Zhang
    Sing, Sing, Sing

    They are in black and silver costumes
    tw3 great
    3S great
    Throw 3L great
    bds smooth but a little slow on exit
    sbs spins fair unison (couple little breaks)
    amazing lift, man is he strong
    pair spin OK not to music
    footwork - a little slow I thought, but a neat cartwheel in it.
    End on the music.

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    wow! That made my day! Go to work with a huge smile

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    Quote Originally Posted by Shaba22 View Post
    "**GPF will not be shown on this channel, because I'm going to go to there except first day."

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    Skatebuzz wants my billing address.

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    Z/Z - blackcostumes with silver details.
    3 twist - good
    3 sbs salchow - ok
    throw 3L - ok
    a bit unsynchronized on sbs spin.
    slow step sequence.

    boring...

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    That was a ton better than Z/Z's previous outings this season.

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