Apr 4, 2016

Hanyu, Ten settle differences

Yuzuru Hanyu has settled his differences with Kazakhstan’s Denis Ten, the men’s Olympic figure skating champion revealed Sunday. The two nearly collided during practice on Wednesday at the world championships, and Hanyu, who finished second, accused Ten, the Sochi Olympic bronze medalist, of deliberately ...

Fernandez rallies past Hanyu for world title

Apr 2, 2016

Fernandez rallies past Hanyu for world title

Javier Fernandez couldn’t practice, couldn’t squeeze his foot into his skate, and all he needed was “the best program of my life.” With some padding in his boot, ultrasound treatment for his inflamed heel and a lot of nerve, Fernandez swung a daunting deficit ...

Duhamel, Radford claim pairs gold at worlds

Mar 27, 2015

Duhamel, Radford claim pairs gold at worlds

Canadians Meagan Duhamel and Eric Radford completed their perfect season. The pair held off two Chinese teams in the free skate to capture gold in the pairs event on Thursday at the world championships. After a seventh-place finish at the Sochi Games last year, ...

Fenninger takes gold in GS

/ Feb 13, 2015

Fenninger takes gold in GS

Anna Fenninger’s ski tips nearly crossed going from one turn to the next late in her run, lurching her violently forward. Somehow, the Austrian recovered. Improbably, she stayed on course. Even more implausibly, she hardly lost any speed. Just that kind of world championships ...

Maze pockets another gold

/ Feb 10, 2015

Maze pockets another gold

Tina Maze pulled off an impressive feat on the soft snow — a round-house flip in ski boots. Her racing wasn’t too bad, either. Maze captured gold in the Alpine combined Monday, earning her third medal of the Beaver Creek world championships on a ...

Bode fighting for fitness

/ Jan 3, 2015

Bode fighting for fitness

Six-time Olympic skiing medalist Bode Miller said Friday he’s unsure if he will be fully recovered in time to race at the world championships in Colorado next month after undergoing surgery on a herniated disk in his back. Miller said he was squeezing in ...