Absurdly Early Euros Predictions- LADIES

Discussion in 'The Trash Can' started by haribobo, Nov 25, 2012.

Who will medal?

  1. Carolina Kostner

    73.8%
  2. Kiira Korpi

    73.8%
  3. Elizaveta Tuktamysheva

    79.6%
  4. Alena Leonova

    12.6%
  5. Adelina Sotnikova

    13.6%
  6. Ksenia Makarova

    1.0%
  7. Polina Korobeinikova

    1.0%
  8. Elene Gedevanishvili

    8.7%
  9. Viktoria Helgesson

    1.0%
  10. Valentina Marchei

    1.9%
  11. Mae Berenice Meite

    1.9%
  12. Yretha Silete

    0 vote(s)
    0.0%
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  1. haribobo

    haribobo Well-Known Member

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    Who will medal at Euros?
     
  2. judgejudy27

    judgejudy27 Well-Known Member

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    If Carolina shows up she wins. Silver and bronze to Russians, I will guess Leonova and Tuktamysheva.
     
  3. Twilight1

    Twilight1 Well-Known Member

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    I love Elizaveta so voted for her.
     
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  4. blue_idealist

    blue_idealist Well-Known Member

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    I voted for Tuktamysheva, Kostner and Korpi. Is Lipnitskaia not eligible for Euros?
     
  5. love_skate2011

    love_skate2011 Well-Known Member

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    Tuk !!!
    then Kostner and Kiira
     
  6. Vash01

    Vash01 Fan of Julia, Elena, Anna, Liza, and Vera

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    Kostner, Tuk and Korpi (in any order)
     
  7. briancoogaert

    briancoogaert Well-Known Member

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    Carolina lost to Tuktamisheva at last year's TEB. It's not that easy ;)
     
  8. Vash01

    Vash01 Fan of Julia, Elena, Anna, Liza, and Vera

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    Based on what? We haven't even seen her compete this season.

    Is Leonova definitely on the Russian Euro team?
     
  9. Sylvia

    Sylvia On to Nationals!

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  10. briancoogaert

    briancoogaert Well-Known Member

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    There are 4 russian ladies on this list. So, I don't think we already know the russian team for euros. ;)
     
  11. Vash01

    Vash01 Fan of Julia, Elena, Anna, Liza, and Vera

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    I did not even notice Makarova.... LOL.
     
  12. love_skate2011

    love_skate2011 Well-Known Member

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    Leonova is tanking this season, last chance to redeem herself at Nationals, Makarova is worse
    and Polina K. is inconsistent so not much of a choice for No.3, lol
     
  13. judgejudy27

    judgejudy27 Well-Known Member

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    Since skating anything like she did last year, she crushes everyone on this list. If she is a bit down from last year she still beats everyone on this list unless Lipnitskaya regains her early season/last season form 100%. She also has a history of delivering at Europeans even in her headcase years past.
     
  14. love_skate2011

    love_skate2011 Well-Known Member

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    Lipnitskaya cant compete though she's too young

    about Caro she's not a guaranteed Gold, she can medal but it will be her first start from returning to competition from her brief break

    Tuk, Kiira, Kostner are gold contenders
    some other inconsistent skaters might podium as well like Elene, Sotnikova, Leonova, Helgesson
     
  15. judgejudy27

    judgejudy27 Well-Known Member

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    Sorry forgot for a moment about Julia L. I was thinking for a moment the age rule only applied to Worlds and Olympics.

    I agree Caro is not guaranteed gold I guess, but she will have to show up in really bad shape and skate poorly to lose in this field, which is not a very good one. The best skaters at the moment are clearly Wagner, Asada, probably Kostner (pending how she looks here), Suzuki, and once she returns nearly certainly Kim. The young Russians are very much works in progress at this point, and even Korpi's better LPs dont score big.
     
  16. Vash01

    Vash01 Fan of Julia, Elena, Anna, Liza, and Vera

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    Liza skated very well at her most recent GP, and she narrowly missed the podium in her first GP back from injury. If she continues to improve, she could be a gold contender at the Euros.
     
  17. olympic

    olympic Well-Known Member

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    So, Kostner will make her debut at Euros? Isn't Italian Nats in December??
     
  18. icellist

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    Carolina Kostner and Kiira Korpii are shoe-ins.

    I love Elene Gedevanishvilli's programs this year. I can only hope that she skates superbly at 4CC and falter at Worlds (so other countries can get multiple spots for the Olympics XD). Mean but strategic
     
  19. jiggs

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    No, she won't debut at Euros. She will skate at Italian Nationals in December for sure and there are rumours she will be attending Golden Spin in Zagreb in mid December. This hasn't been confirmed yet though ...
     
  20. briancoogaert

    briancoogaert Well-Known Member

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    Wow, that would be great ! I love her skating so much :swoon:
     
  21. jiggs

    jiggs Well-Known Member

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    Same :swoon: I can't wait to see her programs!!

    I checked, Golden Spin is Dec 13-16 in Zagreb, Italian Nationals Dec 19-22 in Milano, so that sounds doable.
     
    Last edited: Nov 27, 2012
  22. VarBar

    VarBar Well-Known Member

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    Going with the crowd here, Kostner, Korpi and Tuktamisheva. But I think that Leonova has a shot too and so does Elene G who skates one of my favorite long programs this season in the ladies' field.:swoon:
     
  23. Cherub721

    Cherub721 YEAH!

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    Korpi gold, Kostner silver, Elene bronze. The only Russian woman who may have a chance is Liza. Leonova always bombs at Euros.
     
  24. Skater91

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    Lets Go Helgesson!:lol:



    Nah Kostner will get the gold just for turning up. Euros is her event.
     
  25. briancoogaert

    briancoogaert Well-Known Member

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    If only :drama: