Two-time international determine skating champion Evgenia Medvedeva will miss the Grand Prix Final on account of a broken foot, the most recent blow to her Olympic arrangements.

The Grand Prix Final in Japan begins subsequent Thursday, and Medvedeva’s withdrawal provides her extra restoration time for the Russia championships from Dec. 21-24 which can lend a hand make a decision the crew for the PyeongChang Games.

Medvedeva broke a metatarsal bone in her foot and has been in a solid since winning the NHK Trophy remaining month.

Her position within the Grand Prix Final passes to the primary change, Skate America winner Satoko Miyahara of Japan.

Unbeaten in two years, Medvedeva is the favorite for the gold medal at Pyeongchang if Russia is permitted to compete through the International Olympic Committee amid doping scandals.