Friday, January 21Sports News Portal

Ice Skating

Mishina/Galliamov (RUS) shine in Pairs Short Program in Tallinn

Mishina/Galliamov (RUS) shine in Pairs Short Program in Tallinn

Ice Skating
Russia’s reigning World Champions Anastasia Mishina/Aleksandr Galliamov shone in the Pairs Short Program at the ISU European Figure Skating Championships Wednesday to take the lead ahead of teammates Evgenia Tarasova/Vladimir Morozov and Aleksandra Boikova/Dmitri Kozlovskii. Skating last, Mishina/Galliamov put out the best performance of the day, hitting a triple twist, side by side triple Salchow, throw triple flip, and a level-four lift, spin and death spiral. The Russian Champions, who are competing in their first European Championship, earned 82.36 points, setting a new personal best for themselves. “We enjoyed our skating. This time it was with the public, we saw the Russian flags and we felt the support. It’s the first competition of this year. I am so happy to skate not just for t...