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, ...

Miyahara claims third straight national title

Dec 25, 2016

Miyahara claims third straight national title

Satoko Miyahara wrapped up her third straight women’s title at Japan’s figure skating national championships on Sunday. The 18-year-old, who compiled a huge lead in Saturday’s short program, became the first woman to win three straight national crowns since Mao Asada won four from ...