Posts Tagged ‘2007 Cup of Russia’

Domnina and Shabalin win gold at Cup of Russia

Domnina and Shabalin win gold at Cup of Russia

Russia’s Oksana Domnina and Maxim Shabalin easily maintained first throughout the event to win the gold, distancing themselves by over 21 points from the rest of the pack (205.24 points total).

Nathalie Pechalat and Fabian Bourzat of France took…

Kim takes gold with record score

Kim takes gold with record score

Yu-Na Kim of South Korea easily won the gold in the Ladies, distancing herself from the rest by more than 24 points.

Japan’s Yukari Nakano won the silver, while Joannie Rochette of Canada captured the…

Domnina and Shabalin maintain easy lead

Domnina and Shabalin maintain easy lead

Russia’s Oksana Domnina and Maxim Shabalin easily maintained their overnight lead, winning the Original Dance (OD) with a new personal best of 63.20 (32.70/30.50) points.

Domnina had a minor stumble in the step sequence right before…

Zhang and Zhang win Cup of Russia gold

Zhang and Zhang win Cup of Russia gold

Dan Zhang and Hao Zhang of China maintained their overnight lead to win the gold, while Germany’s Aliona Savchenko and Robin Szolkowy settled for silver.

Russia’s Yuko Kawaguchi and Alexander Smirnov edged out teammates Maria…

Weir edges out Lambiel for gold

Weir edges out Lambiel for gold

USA’s Johnny Weir was the gold medal winner in the Men’s discipline, edging out Stephane Lambiel of Switzerland (silver) by over 11 points, while Andrei Griazev of Russia captured the bronze.

Weir opened his routine to…

Domnina of Shabalin lead ice dance in Moscow

Domnina of Shabalin lead ice dance in Moscow

The fifth event of the 2007-08 ISU Grand Prix Series continued with the Cup of Russia which is being held in Moscow, Russia at the Khodynka Ice Palace.

Approximately 60 skaters from 19 different…

Kim leads ladies at Cup of Russia

Kim leads ladies at Cup of Russia

South Korea’s Yu-na Kim of was the winner in the Ladies Short program, while Yukari Nakano of Japan and Kiira Korpi of Finland placed second and third, respectively.

Kim delivered a nearly flawless performance to Die Fledermaus by Johann…

Zhang and Zhang first after short program

Zhang and Zhang first after short program

China’s Dan Zhang and Hao Zhang won the Pairs Short program, despite the fact that Hao is currently suffering from a painful toothache.

Germany’s Aliona Savchenko and Robin Szolkowy and Maria Mukhortova and Maxim Trankov of…

Lambiel takes easy lead in Moscow

Lambiel takes easy lead in Moscow

Switzerland’s Stephane Lambiel won the Men’s Short Program, with USA’s Johnny Weir right on his heels. Andrei Griazev of Russia is currently in a distant third by over 10 points.

Coming off a disastrous performance at Cup of China,…