Posts Tagged ‘Julia Lipnitskaia’

Wagner wins second consecutive Grand Prix gold in Paris

Wagner wins second consecutive Grand Prix gold in Paris

USA’s Ashley Wagner skated off with her second consecutive Grand Prix gold medal at 2012 Trophee Eric Bompard in Paris. Russian teenagers Elizaveta Tuktamysheva and Julia Lipnitskaia took silver and…

Lipnitskaia leads ladies; Wagner close second in Paris

Lipnitskaia leads ladies; Wagner close second in Paris

Russia’s Julia Lipnitskaia overcame a sore ankle to win the Ladies figure skating Short program Friday at 2012 Trophee Eric Bompard, edging out USA’s Ashley Wagner by less than…

Asada edges out Lipnitskaia for the gold in Shanghai

Asada edges out Lipnitskaia for the gold in Shanghai

Mao Asada of Japan won the Ladies figure skating event at 2012 Cup of China with a little luck on her side. Overnight leader Julia Lipnitskaia settled for the silver medal, while Kiira Korpi of Finland rose…

Lipnitskaia upsets Asada in Ladies short at 2012 Cup of China

Lipnitskaia upsets Asada in Ladies short at 2012 Cup of China

Russia’s Julia Lipnitskaia upset two-time World champion Mao Asada of Japan in the Ladies short programat the 2012 Cup of China. USA’s Mirai Nagasu currently sits in third place.

Lipnitskaia is…

2012 Finlandia Trophy

2012 Finlandia Trophy

The 17th Finlandia Trophy took place at the Barona Arena in Espoo, Finland, from October 5 to 7, 2012. Skaters and teams representing 15 countries competed in the Men, Ladies, Ice Dance, and Synchronized Skating disciplines in this annual international senior event.

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Yuzuru Hanyu of Japan skated to a clear victory, leading…

Lipnitskaia golden at Junior Worlds

Lipnitskaia golden at Junior Worlds

Russia’s Julia Lipnitskaia crowned her spectacular international debut season with the gold medal at the conclusion of the 2012 ISU World Junior Figure Skating Championships in Minsk, Belarus, on Saturday.

USA’s Gracie Gold, another newcomer, took the silver…

Lipnitskaia leads ladies in Minsk

Lipnitskaia leads ladies in Minsk

Julia Lipnitskaia of Russia took a five-point lead in the Ladies short program at the 2012 ISU World Junior Figure Skating Championships Friday in Minsk, Belarus.

USA’s Gracie Gold came in second, while defending champion Adelina Sotnikova from Russia had to…

Sotnikova captures third national title

Sotnikova captures third national title

The Ladies Long Program at the 2012 Russian National Figure Skating Championships was a nerve-racking event, but in the end, overnight leader Adelina Sotnikova was able to withstand the pressure to capture her third title. Julia Lipnitskaia won the silver, while…

Sotnikova, Makarova come back strong at Russian Nationals

Sotnikova, Makarova come back strong at Russian Nationals

The second day of the 2012 Russian National Figure Skating Championships continued with the Ladies Short Program, which was expected to be the most competitive event. Of the 18 competitors, 16 worked on a a triple-triple combination during the practices in Saransk….

Lipnitskaia wins Junior Grand Prix ladies title by a landslide

Lipnitskaia wins Junior Grand Prix ladies title by a landslide

The 2011-12 ISU Grand Prix Final and Junior Grand Prix Final of Figure Skating continued with the Junior Ladies Long Program.

Julia Lipnitskaia spearheaded a Russian podium sweep with teammates Polina Shelepen and Polina Korobeynikova claiming the silver…

Lipnitskaia dominates Junior Ladies at Grand Prix Final of Figure Skating

Lipnitskaia dominates Junior Ladies at Grand Prix Final of Figure Skating

The 2011-12 ISU Grand Prix Final and Junior Grand Prix Final of Figure Skating continued with the Junior ladies Short Program.

Russia’s Julia Lipnitskaia dominated the event and skated to a four-point lead over her teammate Polina…