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The Puritans got involved? or did the right girl win?

Miss Tuktamysheva is a HARLOT! she should never be allowed on the team!!
Miss Tuktamysheva is The BEST! she should be on the team!!
Miss Tuktamysheva is a talented Skater but the better skaters were selected
I just want to know where I can find those videos of skaters exposing themselves.
I'm not able to tell whether the better skaters were selected or not

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Russian Figure Skating: The Puritans got involved? or did the right girl win? 

I will say that I don't know much about figure skating, I can tell you
that the Russians have some extremely talented, athletic and real stars.
Also note that I only went back and watched these athletes skate AFTER
I read about the controversy. I don't really watch figure skating except
sometimes during the Olympics.

I also watched a little bit during the Tanya Harding fiasco, but that was
decades ago. 

We've all seen wardrobe malfunctions, nip slips and a little too much skin
accidentally displayed during figure skating and other events. I don't think
a single women's water polo match has happened without a boobie getting
exposed.

Apparently Elizaveta Tuktamysheva started with a costume and took some 
of it off during an exhibition (not a contest) to the music of Britney Spears
and it was called a strip tease by the prudish fussbudgets who make up the
figure skating judging community. 

Mind you I've seen skaters who started out wearing less than Miss Tuktamysheva
finished her routine wearing. I've seen skaters that wore costumes that accidentally
exposed nipples and/or labia and there is no way that Miss Tuktamysheva wore anything
even close to revealing those bits.

The decision was made at a coaching council of the Russian Figure Skating Federation
in Moscow following days of speculation over who would get the final spot on the team
and the Russian selectors have opted to hand Evgenia Medvedeva a place in the team
at the World Figure Skating Championships in Japan, with Elizaveta Tuktamysheva
being put on the reserve list..

So I read all this first and decided to post a few videos too see how bad things were.
I totally believe that calling the exhibition a strip tease is ridiculous. I will say that
the girl who was chosen is a very talented and gifted skater and it could be argued
that she won the competition outright, I will post some videos and let you decide.
 

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The Infamous Strip tease video


The Russian Nationals where Evgenia Medvedeva beats Tuktamysheva despite falling
around 2:50 in the video


Elizaveta Tuktamysheva russian nationals 2019
Elizaveta Tuktamysheva russian nationals 2019
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I think the right girl was chosen based on Talent, the striptease is alas but a pity that we will miss it.

Its too bad that the competition didn't yield honest results because of some minor incidents during the contest.

Its also odd that they chose a world-champion who actually won the title over the stripteaser, and she's still complaining she should have been picked.
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I also watched a little bit during the Tanya Harding fiasco, but that was
decades ago.

That was only made possible by the switch to the Winter Olympic schedule to hold them on different years from the Summer Olympics which started in 1994 (Lillehammer, Norway). 
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I was a little surprised by the interest in this topic. In fact, the selection for the World Cup was not fair due to the lack of clear criteria. As a result, Medvedeva will go, although she is far from to be the best and failed almost all competitions 2018-2019. The trouble is that there are too many talented girls in Russia, but they don't have such experience of a dull struggle. It's a shame for Liza, she has the most difficult technical program in this season, she successfully performed at all competitions, until she fell ill and missed the Russian championship, where Medvedeva was only 7. At the Russian Cup, the judges did everything to help Medvedeva. It will be just a shame that after she'll fail Russia lose one quota and will be not able to send 3 talented figure skaters next year.
As for the dance with striptease elements, it was part of the Grand Prix show, it should be taken as a joke.
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The other girls for the Russian team are Sofia Samodurova, and Alina Zagitova.
There was no controversy about their selection so I didn't know anything about
them until I read that they were part of the team at RT.com

Sofia Samodurova


Alina Zagitova



You can write everything I know about figure skating on the back of a postage
stamp, however I am sure that everyone can see that the Russian team is very
talented.
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I remembered the big attention directed at Yulia Lipnitskaya at the 2014 Winter Olympic games when she was 15 years old.  I wondered what happened to her and later heard that she quit her skating career three years after the games.  She looked very promising, but suffered from weight issues.

https://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/2017/08/29/yulia-lipnitskaya-russias-youngest-ever-winter-olympics-gold/
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I also watched a little bit during the Tanya Harding fiasco, but that was
decades ago.

That was only made possible by the switch to the Winter Olympic schedule to hold them on different years from the Summer Olympics which started in 1994 (Lillehammer, Norway).

A repeat of the "whack heard around the world"?    :chuckle:

https://nypost.com/2019/03/21/figure-skating-star-accused-of-slashing-rival-with-skate-blade/
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Zagitova won the women's world figure skating title in Japan.  The Kazakh contender won second place and landed the first quad jump in female world competition.  Evgenia took third.
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The young Russian team
« Reply #9 on: March 24, 2019, 10:02:11 AM »
I do think it's really funny that Miss Zagitova won the "Senior Title"
at the ripe ole age of 16. The young Russian team seem to be very talented.


Alina Zagitova captures world title; Japan's skaters finish without a medal

https://www.japantimes.co.jp/sports/2019/03/22/figure-skating/alina-zagitova-captures-world-title-japans-skaters-finish-without-medal/#.XJe24phKhdg


Elizabet Tursynbaeva of Kazakhstan nails the first quad jump/spin in women's history


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Re: The young Russian team
« Reply #10 on: March 24, 2019, 11:49:58 AM »
I do think it's really funny that Miss Zagitova won the "Senior Title"
at the ripe ole age of 16. The young Russian team seem to be very talented.

Don't worry Bill, I am sure that accusations of drug abuse will soon pop up and get the Russian team removed from the International skating scene.

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