Thursday, June 6, 2013
Grand Prix Assignments thoughs: pairs
-Duhamel/Radford will compete against Kavaguti/Smirnov at Skate Canada and Pang/Tong at Trophee Bompard who could spoil their golden ambitions.
-Volosozhar/Tankov won't compete at Cup of Russia, where Savchenko/Szolkowy will be the front runners instead.
-Pang/Tong will risk to lose their Cup f China title, conquered three times in their career, to Savchenko/Szolkowy
-The Cup of China title is the only grand prix win that Savchenko/Szolkowy miss and this year they have a great shot of assuring it
-Sui/Han will attend Skate Canada and NHK Trophy but won't likely qualify for the final
-Narumi Takahashi and Mervin Tran will debut with their new partners Natasha Purich and Ryuichi Kihara
-Grand Prix Final predictions: Volosozhar/Trankov, Savchenko/Szolkowy, Duhamel/Radford. Pang/Tong, Moore-Towers/Moscovitch and Bazarova/Larionov will contend the remaining two spots