Menshov Snubbed for World Figure Skating Champs

RIA Novosti
Friday 22nd February, 2013

MOSCOW, February 22 (R-Sport) – Russian figure skating star Konstantin Menshov has been denied a place at next month’s world championships despite appearing to meet a prerequisite set by officials. Menshov, 29, was reportedly told he would have to put in a worthy performance at this week’s Russian Cup Final to be considered for Russia’s only place in the men’s singles event at the March 11-17 championships in London, Ontario. Menshov, a former national champion, won the event in the Russian city of Tver outright, posting a better score than the man who is to take his place in Canada, Maxim K…

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