Wednesday, March 10

2010 World Junior Championships Pairs Final

Sui/Han from China maintained first place after the free program and won the gold medal with an overall score of 170.71. The Japanese team of Takahashi/Tran won the silver medal, scoring 157.23. Russia's Stolbova/Klimov were 3rd, with a score of 145.35 overall.

Sui/Han received credit for a throw quadruple Salchow in their free skate, with a -1.00 grade of execution, to score 109.77 points.

Full results can be found here.

Maximum entries (teams) for the 2011 World Junior Championships:
China - 3; Japan - 3; Russia - 3
United States - 2; Canada - 2
All other countries - 1

All three medal-winning teams are guaranteed at least one Senior Grand Prix event in 2010/2011 if they decide to skate at the senior level.

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