Apr 26, 2016

Hanyu sidelined with foot injury

Reigning Olympic champion Yuzuru Hanyu will be off the ice for two months due to ligament damage in his left foot, the Japan Skating Federation said Tuesday. The Toronto-based Hanyu, who finished second in last month’s world championships, will not return to Japan, remaining ...

Hanyu out after surgery

Dec 30, 2014

Hanyu out after surgery


Olympic and world champion Yuzuru Hanyu will be hospitalized for two weeks and off the ice for one month following surgery for a bladder problem, the Japan Skating Federation announced on Tuesday. Hanyu, who won his third straight national title on Saturday night in ...

Nov 28, 2013

Injured Takahashi won't compete in Grand Prix final

Daisuke Takahashi will miss the chance to defend his title at the upcoming Grand Prix Final in Fukuoka after sustaining a leg injury, the Japan Skating Federation announced Thursday. Takahashi, the 2010 world champion and Vancouver Olympic bronze medalist, hurt his right leg in ...