Alina Sagitova

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SAINT PETERSBURG, 23 Dec. /TASS/. Alina Sagitova won the championship of Russia on figure skating. The competition is held in St. Petersburg.

Sagitova got 233,59 points. Second place went to Maria Sotskova (221,76). The third was Alyona Kostina (216,57).

For 15-year-old Sagitova this is the first season at senior level, she won all the tournaments he participated: Cup of Lombardy, the Grand Prix events in France and China, as well as the Grand Prix final.

The results of the championship of Russia will be considered when forming the national team for the European Championships, where I go three skater: Sagitova, Sotskova and another athlete to be determined by the Executive Committee of Federation of figure skating of Russia (FSFR).

The championship of Russia because of injury missed the owner of world records in figure skating Evgeny Medvedev . 14-year-old Kostina will not be considered as a candidate for participation in the European championship, as adult skaters must be at least 15 years. The final squad for the European championship will adopt the Executive Committee of the Russian Federation on December 24.

The championship will end on Sunday demonstration performances.

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