Alysa Liu vs. Kamila Valieva in World Junior Figure Skating Championships
From REUTERS :
The two immensely talented skaters are set to make their debut at the Junior Worlds which will run from March 2 to 8 in Tallinn.
Rising Russian star Valieva has already established herself as one of the most technically-gifted skaters with her mesmerizing, Picasso-inspired routine ‘Girl on the ball’ already being called a masterpiece by figure skating pundits.
The tiny girl with pencil-straight lines and gorgeous flexibility has acquired quad toe loop jumps, which she is expected to throw at the upcoming world tournament.
Alysa Liu, who claimed her second straight US title last month, is widely considered the main rival for Valieva, with her extraordinary technical content which includes a triple axel and a quad lutz.