The Russian team of Ilinykh/Katsalapov continued to dominate in the original dance, scoring 59.94 points in the portion for an overall total of 97.46. They received components scores up to 7.50, the only team here to score above a 7. Paul/Islam from Canada climbed from fifth to second place, with an overall score of 89.22 points. Another Russian team, Monko/Khaliavin, moved up one spot and are currently in third place, with 87.72 points. Americans Shibutani/Shibutani fell from second to fourth, and Russians Pushkash/Guerriero dropped from third to sixth overall. Guerriero was the 2009 World Junior Championship bronze medalist, with former partner Ekaterina Riaznova. The competition concludes with the free dance tomorrow.
Original Dance Results from ISU