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Euros 2008 Kiira Korpi free skating

European Figure Skating Championships 2008 is held in Zagreb Croatia.
Let’s watch free skating real time results too:
http://www.isufs.org/results/ec2008/SEG004.HTM

Let’s start from Group 3.
At first, Elene GEDEVANISHVILI from Georgia.

I’m somehow watching a Turkish web TV.
mms://212.175.166.3/TRT3

15:19 – GEDEVANISHVILI got 1st with total 147.09 points.
Oh, Next is Jenni. Go Jenni!

15:26 – Jenni VAHAMAA is 2nd with total score 142.40.
Her score of free skating is bit higher than GEDEVANISHVILI.

15:35 – Annette DYTRT from Germany is totally 3rd now.

15:43 – Jenna McCORKELL from the UK is 2nd now.

15:50 – Tugba KARADEMIR from Turky is 4th now.

15:58 – Ksenia DORONINA from Russia is 3rd now.
All skaters of the 3rd group finished their free skating.
1st Elene, 2nd Jenna, 3rd Ksenia, 4th Jenni, 5th Tugba, 6th Annette now.

The last, 4th group is coming soon.
The time has come! Carolina started her free skating.

16:14 – Carolina KOSTNER from Italy is 1st with as high as 171.28 points! Wow!
Valentina MARCHEI from Italy is coming.

16:22 – Valentina is 2nd with 153.34 points.
And yes! Kiira is coming!!!

16:30 – Kiira got 2nd with 162.22! Great!
Laura LEPISTO from Finland is skating now…

16:38 – Laura is 2nd with 165.65 points and Kiira is 3rd now.
How strong Finnish skaters are…

Sarah MEIER from Switzerland is coming.

16:46 – Sarah is 2nd! Carolina 1st, Laura 3rd and Kiira is 4th now!
So, no possibility of Kiira on the podium…
The last skater Julia SEBESTYEN from Hungary is coming.

16:53 – Julia is 4th and Kiira 5th.

FPl. Name Nat. Points SP FS
1 Carolina KOSTNER
ITA
171.28 1 2
2 Sarah MEIER
SUI
169.44 4 1
3 Laura LEPISTO
FIN
165.65 3 3
4 Julia SEBESTYEN
HUN
162.89 5 4
5 Kiira KORPI
FIN
162.22 2 5
6 Valentina MARCHEI
ITA
153.34 6 6
7 Elene GEDEVANISHVILI
GEO
147.09 8 8
8 Jenna McCORKELL
GBR
145.57 7 10

Euros 2008 Kiira Korpi FS starting order

The starting order of ladies free skating was announced.
Kiira will skate 3rd of 4th group – just after 2 skaters from Italy KOSTNER and MARCHEI.

StN. Name Nat. Current Rank Points
  Group 3      
14 Elene GEDEVANISHVILI
GEO
8 53.43
15 Jenni VAHAMAA
FIN
12 47.05
16 Annette DYTRT
GER
9 51.99
17 Jenna McCORKELL
GBR
7 53.68
18 Tugba KARADEMIR
TUR
11 50.28
19 Ksenia DORONINA
RUS
10 50.91
  Group 4      
20 Carolina KOSTNER
ITA
1 59.31
21 Valentina MARCHEI
ITA
6 53.69
22 Kiira KORPI
FIN
2 58.60
23 Laura LEPISTO
FIN
3 56.96
24 Sarah MEIER
SUI
4 56.44
25 Julia SEBESTYEN
HUN
5 55.54

Euros 2008 Video of Kiira Korpi SP

I found some vids of Kiira Korpi short program at European Figure Skating Championships 2008 on stage6 (recommended) from YLE (Finnish TV) and on YouTube from EuroSports and YLE.

Euros 2008 Kiira Korpi short program

Figure Skating European Championships 2008 just started in Zagreb Croatia.
Let’s watch our favourite real time result:
http://www.isufs.org/results/ec2008/SEG003.HTM

17:02 – Now, 1st SEBESTYEN, 2nd MARCHEI, 3rd McCORKELL, 4th GEDEVANISHVILI.
Group 8 will be coming soon after Sarah MEIER.

17:09 – Wow, Sarah is 1st with 56.44 points!
Kiira is coming soon!

17:23 – Wooooow, Kiira is 1st now with 58.60 points!!!
You made it, Kiira!! You will win the SP!

17:30 – BERTON from Italy is 10th.
Also Italian, Carolina KOSTNER is coming. All you’ll know she is the 2007 champ.

17:37 – Carolina is 1st. Kiira is 2nd now.
Coming up next is… yes, Jenni! Jenni VAHAMAA from Finland!

17:43 – Jenni is 11th… really? damn.
Well, the last skater, Laura LEPISTO is coming! Yes, from Finland!

17:50 – Wow, Laura is 3rd! Congrats!

So, Kiira finished short program at 2nd place.
Congrats, Kiira!!
Enjoy free skating tomorrow!!!

Pl. Name Nat. Points
1 Carolina KOSTNER
ITA
59.31
2 Kiira KORPI
FIN
58.60
3 Laura LEPISTO
FIN
56.96
4 Sarah MEIER
SUI
56.44
5 Julia SEBESTYEN
HUN
55.54
6 Valentina MARCHEI
ITA
53.69
7 Jenna McCORKELL
GBR
53.68
8 Elene GEDEVANISHVILI
GEO
53.43