Russia's Radionova keeps world junior title

Updated: March 16, 2014, 1:09 PM ET
Associated Press

SOFIA, Bulgaria -- Elena Radionova won her second straight gold medal at the world junior figure skating championships on Sunday, leading a medals sweep for Russia.

The 15-year-old Radionova scored 127.39 points in Sunday's program and totaled 194.29 to beat Serafima Sakhanovich. The bronze went to Evgenia Medvedeva.

Radionova became the first female to successfully defend a world junior title.

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