The 2015 Rostelecom Cup (also known as Cup of Russia) is the fifth of six events in the 2015–16 ISU Grand Prix of Figure Skating, a series of senior-level invitational competitions.
The competition will be held in Moscow, Russia from 20–22 November 2015. Medals are awarded in the disciplines of men's singles, ladies' singles, pair skating, and ice dancing. Skaters also earn points toward qualifying for the Grand Prix Final.
Entries are as follows.
|Belarus||Viktoria Kavaliova / Yurii Bieliaiev|
|Canada||Nam Nguyen||Alaine Chartrand||Hayleigh Bell / Rudi Swiegers|
Kirsten Moore-Towers / Michael Marinaro
|Kaitlyn Weaver / Andrew Poje|
|China||Peng Cheng / Zhang Hao|
|Italy||Ivan Righini||Roberta Rodeghiero||Valentina Marchei / Ondřej Hotárek||Anna Cappellini / Luca Lanotte|
Charlène Guignard / Marco Fabbri
|Japan||Takahiko Kozuka||Rika Hongo|
|South Korea||Rebeka Kim / Kirill Minov|
|Ksenia Stolbova / Fedor Klimov|
Yuko Kavaguti / Alexander Smirnov
Natalja Zabijako / Alexander Enbert
|Elena Ilinykh / Ruslan Zhiganshin|
Ksenia Monko / Kirill Khaliavin
Victoria Sinitsina / Nikita Katsalapov
|United States||Ross Miner|
|Tarah Kayne / Daniel O'Shea|
On September 14th, Adelina Sotnikova, Natalja Zabijako / Alexander Enbert and Victoria Sinitsina / Nikita Katsalapov were added as a host picks.
On October 16, Sara Hurtado / Adrià Díaz were removed from the roster. It was announced that the couple had split. On October 26, their replacement was announced as Viktoria Kavaliova / Yurii Bieliaiev.
The schedule SHOULD be as follow. Remember that times are CET (UTC/GMT+1) and in this time zone now it is
If you want to watch the competition on the ISU Skating Channel, then try installing hola! and select a country that's not in the following list: USA, Canada, China, Europe, Japan, Republic of Korea, Central & South America.
If you want to watch the competition on Rai Sport 1 or Rai Sport 2, then try installing hola! and select Italy.
If you want to watch the competition on sportbox.ru, then try installing hola! and select Russia.
NOTE: Eurosport doesn't offer a good coverage this week, moreover its schedule changes significantly according to the country. Below, you can find British Eurosport's schedule.
Friday 20th November 2015
Open Ceremony 16:15 – 16:30
Saturday 21st November 2015
Sunday 22nd November 2015
sportbox 13:00 – 15:30 Gala Exhibitions LIVE
EUROSPORT 1 15:45 – 17:45 Gala Exhibitions