Hanyu's dazzling brilliance radiates NHK Trophy

Nov 25, 2016

Hanyu's dazzling brilliance radiates NHK Trophy

Olympic champion Yuzuru Hanyu vaulted into first place at the NHK Trophy on Friday night behind two booming quadruple jumps in the short program. Skating to “Let’s Go Crazy” before a full house at Makomanai Arena, Hanyu opened with a quad loop that though ...

Higuchi shines in GP debut; Mao in crisis

| Nov 15, 2016

Higuchi shines in GP debut; Mao in crisis

Wakaba Higuchi made a successful senior Grand Prix debut by taking the bronze medal at the Trophee de France in Paris on Saturday. The 15-year-old moved up from fifth after the short program to make the podium behind reigning world champion Evgenia Medvedeva and ...

Slow start to season nothing new for Hanyu

| Nov 1, 2016

Slow start to season nothing new for Hanyu

Olympic champion Yuzuru Hanyu has made a habit of starting slowly during the Grand Prix season in recent years. But as the old axiom in sports goes: “It’s not how you start. It’s how you finish.” Such was the case at Skate Canada on ...

Uno favored to take title at Skate America

| Oct 18, 2016

Uno favored to take title at Skate America

Shoma Uno, the bronze medalist at last year’s Grand Prix Final, will make his GP season debut at Skate America in Hoffman Estates, Illinois, this week where he will take on a field headed by rising Chinese star Jin Boyang. Uno, who won his ...