Tatiana Tarasova Photo: Valery sharifulin / TASS
Figure skating coach Tatiana Tarasova appreciated form of Olympic champion Alina Sagitova on the eve of the new season. Her words leads to “Sport-Express”.
“Alina is definitely a talented man. But I don’t see that it burns my eyes. It’s very sad. When she last year threw his hands up, his eyes burned — and it is one of the most important qualities when you want to win. It is a question of energy, desire and ultimate pleasure from what he was doing,” said Tarasov.
According to the coach, Sagitova not added in Catania. “I have a feeling that in Catania she was feeling better. However, the girl grows up, and she’s still in the autumn form. I guess she’s not ready,” she added.
9 September in Moscow passed a test rentals, where Russian figure skaters demonstrated their new program. During your rental Sagitova fell twice (with a triple Lutz and triple flip), jumped the “butterfly” in the cascade instead of rittberger and made a mistake on a triple Salihova.
At the Olympics in Pyeongchang Sagitova won gold in the individual competition and was the silver medalist in the national team of Russia in team standings.
Video, photo All from Russia.