Russian phenomenon skater Kamila Valieva leads the short program at Beijing 2022
By Li Hao, Published: 2022-02-16 00:36:07
Kamila Valieva Photo: Li Hao/GT
The women’s single skating short program competition finished on Tuesday with 25 out of 30 competitors qualifying for the free skating round scheduled for Thursday.
Skating phenomenon Kamila Valieva of the Russian Olympic Committee (ROC) ranked first with 82.16 points, followed by her teammate Anna Shcherbakova and Japanese skater Kaori Sakamoto. Chinese figure skater, Zhu Yi, finished 27th at the short program and lost a spot on the next stage. (Photo: Li Hao/GT)