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Russian figure skaters win gold in all disciplines at World Junior Championships

IANS  |  Moscow 

Russian figure skaters won gold medals in all disciplines of the ISU World Junior Championships 2018 in Sofia,

Russian female earned 225.52 points and won gold in the junior ladies competition, reports news agency.

rated technical elements in Trusova's performance at 92.35 points, which is an unofficial world record.

The Russian figure made a quad salchow and a quad toe loop for the first time in history in her free programme.

and won gold in junior pairs. and were first in the junior ice dance. Alexei Erokhov showed the best result in junior men's skating.

Russian juniors demonstrated a fantastic result at the junior championships 2018, of the Russian Federation told

"I cannot remember that we had such a successful performance at the junior figure skating championships before. Nine medals out of twelve is simply a fantastic result," Gorshkov said. "I congratulate our juniors' team, all our athletes and, certainly, their coaches," he added.



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First Published: Sun, March 11 2018. 16:16 IST