Ekaterina Bobrova and Dmitri Soloviev

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SAINT PETERSBURG, December 22. /TASS/. Olympic Champions 2014 in the team tournament Ekaterina Bobrova and Dmitri Soloviev won the ice dance duos in the championship of Russia on figure skating which passes in St.-Petersburg.

In the short and long programs they scored 193,08 points. The second were Alexandra Stepanova and Ivan Bukin (188,28). Third place went to Tiffany Sagorsky and Jonathan Huraira (175,78).

Bobrova and Soloviev became seven-time Champions of Russia. In addition to the Olympic gold of the Games in Sochi in the team tournament, they are the European Champions 2013 and bronze medallists of the world championship – 2013. This season, Bobrova and Soloviev won the Ondrej nepela Memorial in Bratislava, finished second in the Grand Prix in Russia and the third stage in China .

Couple Bobrova/Soloviev and Stepanova/Bukin will perform at the European Championships, which will be held in Moscow from 15 to 21 January. According to the results of the European championship will determine the team for the Olympic games 2018 to be held in South Korean Pyeongchang from 9 to 25 February.

The championship of Russia will end on December 24.

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