Quote Originally Posted by SailorGalaxia518
So they question becomes:

Can anyone (besides Brian Joubert) possibly beat Plushenko before the 2006 Olympics????
Joubert did beat Plush as did Sandhu and Yagudin. We'll see if Johnny can before 2006. If no one can beat Plush before 2006, I'm not so sure he is a shoo-in anymore but I do believe he will be the favorite. He should be, he's been around the longest and has had lots of experience.