Sotnikova is the 2013 European silver medalist, the 2011 world junior champion, the 2012 world junior silver medalist and a three-time Russian champion.
Won the Russian senior title in December 2008 at the age of 12 ... Enjoys watching movies and going to the theater ... Skaters she most admires are Brian Joubert, Stéphane Lambiel, Miki Ando and Mao Asada.
2013 Season NotesSP Music: "Capriccio Espagnol" by Nikoli Rimsky-Korsakov
FS Music: "At Last Blues" and music from the Burlesque soundtrack
2012 Season NotesSP Music: "Boléro" by Maurice Ravel
FS Music: "Liebestraum" by Franz Liszt
2011 Season NotesSP Music: Selection of waltzes by Johann Strauss
FS Music: "Introduction and Rondo Capriccioso" by Camille Saint-Saens
2010 Season NotesSP Music: Selection of waltzes by Johann Strauss
FS Music: "Scheherazade by Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov
2009 Season NotesFS Music: Music from Swan Lake by Tchaikovsky
2008 Season NotesFS Music: "Malagueña" by Ernesto Lecuona