Russian President Vladimir Putin congratulated athletes Anna Shcherbakova, Elizaveta Tuktamysheva and Alexandra Trusova on winning singles at the 2021 World Figure Skating Championships in Stockholm.
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Putin noted the “brilliant performance” of Anna Shcherbakova.
“The victory at the World Championship was an excellent gift for your birthday,” the President noted.
Putin wished the athletes new achievements, prosperity and good luck.
On March 26, Russian figure skaters Anna Shcherbakova, Elizaveta Tuktamysheva and Alexandra Trusova for the first time in history took the entire podium at the World Figure Skating Championships.
Shcherbakova won gold, the second was Tuktamysheva, and the third was Trusova.
Three-time Olympic figure skating champion Irina Rodnina called this a historic event.
Source site russian.rt.com