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Evgeni Plushenko was not equal on the ice

February 17 2006

Russian figure skater Evgeni Plushenko won the most indisputable gold medal in figure skating. At the Olympics in Turin, it was not equal. Skater had to compete only with their own personal achievements.

In the long program, he gained 167.67 points, which is his personal record.

On the sum of scores obtained after the execution of short and long program (258.33), E. Plushenko became an Olympic champion.

It became the fifth gold for the Russian Olympic team.

Thus, the Russian team is now 11 medals: 5 gold, 2 silver and 4 bronze.

On the eve of the International Olympic Committee confirmed a positive doping test, which previously held the Russian biathlete Olga Pyleva.

Now the silver medal won by Dust will be given to the German biathlon, and "bronze" gets a Russian woman Albina Akhatova, finished fourth, according to Interfax.

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