2010 Russian national figure skating championships

 

2010 Russian national figure skating championships start today, December 24th. This important event takes place in Saint-Petersburg and will last till December 27th.

 The list of contestants includes Yuuko Kawaguchi / Alexander Smirnov, Maria Mukhortova / Maxim Trankov, Alena Leonova and Olympic champion Evgeni Plushenko.

 Men's short programs will be shown tonight. Evgeni has not recovered yet from the injury but he will do his best to gain maximum scores and to win.