Friday, October 15, 2010
This and That
Michal Brezina will not compete at the Cup of China. He had surgery on a vein. It is not expected to be a long recovery, but it will keep him out of the event.
Michelle Kwan's advice to Yu-Na Kim.
Vanessa Lam won the JGP Ostrava. She does not qualify for the Junior Grand Prix Final because she only competed at one event. Risa Shoji finished second. Polina Shelepen was third. Kiri Baga fell to fifth but nabbed the last spot for the JGPF.
Keegan Messing is currently fourth after the short program.
The ladies finalists for the Junior Grand Prix Final are:
As expected, the American pair did not win JGP Ostrava. Ashley Cain and Joshua Reagan won silver behind Xiaoyu Yu and Yang Jin.
Johnny Weir will perform on Battle of the Blades this Sunday and Monday.
Beth Tweddle and Aliya Mustafina simultaneously rocked bars in training. Mother Russia may not be out of it yet.