Alexei Urmanov: “I don’t give a damn about Russian figure skaters, I’m here at the World Championships. Of course I will watch it.”
Alexei Urmanov about World Championships and absence of Russian skaters there.
Alexei Urmanov: “Will I follow the World Championships without Russian skaters? I even dropped my phone.
I don’t give a damn about Russian figure skaters, I’m here at the World Championships. Of course I will watch.
Gubanova’s prospects? Ask her and the specialist who coaches her there, I don’t know. I don’t care at all.”
Urmanov is the 1994 Olympic champion in men’s singles. Now he works as a coach in the national team of Kazakhstan.
Riku Miura and Ryuichi Kihara: “When we competed at the Four Continents for the first time in our debut season, we talked to each other about wanting to become the kind of skaters who could attend press conferences someday.”