Russia’s Kostornaia is Queen of Triple Axels in Golden Senior Grand Prix Debut in Grenoble; Zagitova Earns Silver; USA’s Bell Takes Bronze

In her Grand Prix debut, Russia’s Alena Kostornaia took the gold at 2019 Internationaux de France in Grenoble on Saturday night in the Ladies’ Free Skate. Teammate and 2018 Olympic Champion Alina Zagitova settled for silver, while USA’s Mariah Bell maintained third overall to earn the bronze.

Junior Anna Shcherbakova Snatches Russian National Title in Debut Followed by Teammates Trusova, Kosternaia; Zagitova, Medvedeva Finish Off Podium

The Russian National Championships concluded with a dramatic Ladies Final with quad queens Anna Shcherbakova and Alexandra Trusova taking gold and silver. Alena Kostornaia repeated as the bronze medalist while Olympic Champion Alina Zagitova faltered and finished off the podium. Two-time World Champion Evgenia Medvedeva […]