2015 Worlds: Are the medalists legitimate?
Elizaveta Tuktamysheva in 2015
First of all, I can't stess enough on the depth of ISU corruption, especially with the recent 2015 Firgure Skating World Championships.
The evidence of fraud is so apparent in this competition if you look at the protocols. How the judges get together with the same agenda to boost the Russian skaters while using a Japanese skater to make a casing for their fraud.
In the end, Liza, Elena, Satoko stood on the podium, but none of them are legitmate.
The funny thing I found after grading several skaters is that the judges were totally biased for Russians skaters while overly penalizing others. My conclusion says that the technical controller used downgrade often to mark down skaters superior to those three beneficiaries.
Now take a look at free programs.
First of all, Liza's skating is just the same as before. I don't see any progress in her skating. I am aware that Liza's coach boasts her latest triple axel. It's good to land a triple axel, but that's in fact half success.
Liza's skating deficiency is not a small thing. Only the ISU and Russian chauvinists are the ones who can't see. Her jumps are -3,0.-1,-3,0,0, and -1. Her PCS is 6.75.
You will notice how different those scores are from the judges'. There is a few merits in her jump: she didn't fall on jump, she sometimes shows good speed as she approaches the first jump and adequate airposition.
Her preparation gesture before jump are not acceptable. Her landing tends almost always to lean forward and lack of flow. Her edge is disastrous for senior skater. Most importantly Liza is unable to inject momentum into her moves. That's why you never feel any connectivity and integration among her moves.
Liza's skating is a typical example in which each element never blends into the entire performance. Marking 8.0 PCS on such a skating is insane. Bascially those three skaters on the podium are not eligible for GOE in general or more than 7.0 PCS.
Satoko MIYAHARA in 2015
Elena Radionova in 2015
Rika Hongo in 2015
Satoko's jumps are 0,-1,0,-3,+1,-1, and 0. Her PCS is 6.75.
Satoko shows better skating than Liza in a way. Her problem is, as I mention, scale and power. She also often has a speed issue. At least her skating is qualitatively closer to figure skating as a whole than Liza's is.
What she needs is to grow more fittingly to the sport and improve its scale.
Elena's jumps are -3,-2,-2,-3,-2,-3 and double. Her PCS is 6.75.
Just look at her protocol. How terribly biased all the judges are! They closed their eyes to her defects while nitpicking others.
Hongo's jumps are 0,-2,-1,+1,-1,-1 and 0. Her PCS is 7.0. To any unbiased person's eyes, Hongo's skating is superior to Liza's.
Polina Edmunds in 2015
Gracie Gold in 2015
Ashley Wagner in 2015
The most victimized skater in this event may be Polina Edmunds. By overly penalizing and nitpicking on her, they want to make their crime look more plausible. What a dirty fraud!
Just look at how she moves. Her skating is actually kicking anybody's ass on the podium. But you will notice how the judges put her down while they are so lenient to their own favorites.
Her jumps are -1,-2,-1,0,0,-2 and 0. Her PCS is 7.5. Polina's jumps are much superior to Liza's and Elena's. But her last one was downgraded. I don't think that's that bad. Of course, I don't have any means to scrutinize it. Her speed and skating performance are the best among the lot while her defects are comparatively minor. A funny thing is that judges show similar scoring patterns to mine in penalizing Polina while outrageously lenient to their pets.
Gold's jumps are -1,-1,0,-2,-3,-1 and 0. Her PCS is 7.0. In general her jumps are tight.
Wagner's jumps are +1,-2,0,-1,0, +1 and -3. Her PCS is 8.0. Wagner still needs more accuracy, but her defects are far less than Liza's or Elena's.
In conclusion, the game is set between Gold, Wagner, Hongo, and Edmunds. Why aren't our skaters winning any more? This time, I can certify. If judged correctly, our skaters were good enough to make podium, if not won the game. So how long are we going to take this bullshit?