Tarasov criticized the refereeing after winning figure skater Shcherbakova
Tatiana Tarasova commented on the performance of 15-year-old Russian figure skater Anna Shcherbakova, the winner of the Cup of China in Chongqing and came to the final of the Grand Prix series.
«Never seen a man even jumped two quadruple Lutz. Never in my life. You like fluff, like a feather, playfully doing this program,» — said Tarasov was in the air «First channel» (quote on Sport24).
In this case Merited coach of the USSR criticized the judges ‘ decision, which reduced Shcherbakova estimates for the performance of one of the quadruple Lucca.
«Netocrat in Lutz? Let it be on their conscience! There is nothing in favour of the athlete. How to develop? It’s completely idiotic rules,» — said Tarasova.
Second at the Cup of China became a two-time winner of world Championships the Japanese Satoko Miyahara. The bronze medal was won by world champion 2015 Russian Elizaveta Tuktamysheva.
Russian figure skater won the fourth Grand Prix in a row. Informed Shcherbakova won Skate America, Alexander Trusov won at Skate Canada, and Alyona Kostina — on Internationaux de France.