, author: Plackhin A.

Ksenia Sinitsina won the Grand Prix in Samara

She was first after the short program.

Figure skater Ksenia Sinitsyna won the Russian Grand Prix stage in Samara.

The figure skater scored 216.08 points after two skating routines. In second place is Daria Sadkova (210.71), closing the top three is Ksenia Gushchina (197.92).

"It was really not easy. Thank you to my coaches. Emotions are overwhelming right now, to be honest. I still haven't realized until now. It was in my mind that I could win. I haven't been in the top three for a long time, and here I am winning at once. An incredible breakthrough," said the athlete after the performance.