Hanyu takes third in short program at Four Continents

Feb 16, 2017

Hanyu takes third in short program at Four Continents

Olympic champion Yuzuru Hanyu had to settle for third place after the men’s short program Friday at the Four Continents Championships. Hanyu, aiming for his first title at this competition, looked slightly rusty and scored 97.04 points to finish behind U.S. national champion Nathan ...

Uno planning to attempt quad loop at Four Continents

Feb 13, 2017

Uno planning to attempt quad loop at Four Continents

Shoma Uno said Monday before taking off for the Four Continents championships in South Korea that he is planning on opening his free program with a quadruple loop. At Chubu airport in Nagoya, the 19-year-old Uno revealed that his free program at the Feb. ...

Medvedeva sets points record in win at European Championships

Jan 28, 2017

Medvedeva sets points record in win at European Championships

Russian’s Evgenia Medvedeva won gold at the European Championships with a world record score on Friday for her second straight title in the women’s competition. Leading after the short program, the 17-year-old performed an almost perfect free skate. She opened in great fashion with ...

Medvedeva impresses to begin Euro title defense

Jan 26, 2017

Medvedeva impresses to begin Euro title defense

Russian figure skater Evgenia Medvedeva launched an impressive defense of her title at the European Championships on Wednesday, while Italian Carolina Kostner also found her form returning after almost three years away from competition. Medvedeva, just 17 but the reigning world and European champion, ...