Adelina Sotnikova

Figure Skater
Born Jul 1, 1996

Adelina Dmitriyevna Sotnikova is a Russian figure skater. She is the 2011 World Junior champion, 2010 Junior Grand Prix Final champion, 2012 Youth Olympics silver medalist, and a three-time Russian National champion.

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    USA Today - Jan 17, 2014
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    Yahoo News - Nov 16, 2013
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    Google News - Aug 11, 2011


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1996 Birth Born on July 1, 1996.


2008 - 2009 2 More Events
2010 14 Years Old 1 More Event
Sotnikova made her junior Grand Prix debut during the 2010–2011 season.
On the junior level, she is the 2011 World Junior champion, 2010 JGP Final champion, and 2012 Youth Olympics silver medalist. … Read More
At the 2012 Russian Championships, she placed first in the short program and second in the long program, to win her third national title.
At the 2013 Russian Championships, she won the bronze medal behind Elena Radionova and Elizaveta Tuktamysheva.
…  She is the 2014 Olympic champion, a two-time European silver medalist (2013–2014), a five-time medalist on the Grand Prix series, and a four-time Russian national champion (2009, 2011–2012, 2014).
She later withdrew from the 2015 Russian Championships.


2016 20 Years Old She was named only as an alternate for the 2016 European Championships. … Read More
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