Ieva Gail received from the judges in the capital of Hungary for the short program evaluation 37,83 points. And although the Latvian skater this result is a personal record (her previous best result was 37,28), give yourself a present to the 17th anniversary, which she soon will celebrate, Kiev failed.

Result, Gail was the 30th competition in 37 participating countries and to get in the number of 24 strongest, who will continue to fight for the medals in the long program, Kiev had to get an estimate on the two points above.

Note that the Estonian Elena Glebova and Litovka Inga Янулевичуте competition will continue tomorrow, January 17, in the long program.

That for the leaders after a short program, dual leadership in Budapest among одиночниц captured the representatives of Russia. The first result showed Adelina Sotnikova (70,73 points), the second place at Yulia Липницкой (69,37), three strongest locked the current champion of Europe Italian Carolina Kostner (68,97).

results of the championship of Europe-2014, which will be completed on 19 January, will finalize the composition of the teams in the Olympic figure skating tournament.

figure skiing. CHE-2014. Budapest (January 15). The women. Short program.

1. Adelina Sotnikova - 70,73.
2. Yulia Липницкая (both - Russia) - 69,97.
3. Carolina Kostner (Italy) - 68,97.
4. Alena Leonova (Russia) - 64,09....
7. Elena Glebova (Estonia) - 54,68...
21. Inga Янулевичуте (Lithuania) - 44,24...
30. Ieva Gail (Latvia) - 37,83...