Hanyu's rally falls short as Chen wins Four Continents

Feb 19, 2017

Hanyu's rally falls short as Chen wins Four Continents

Olympic champion Yuzuru Hanyu topped the free skate on Sunday but had to settle for his third runner-up finish as U.S. national champion Nathan Chen held on to win the Four Continents championships in South Korea. Hanyu trailed in third place after the short program ...

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. 14-19 ...

Uno, Mura miss podium as Chan wins Four Continents

Feb 21, 2016

Uno, Mura miss podium as Chan wins Four Continents

Shoma Uno finished fourth and Takahito Mura fifth at the Four Continents Championships on Sunday as Canada's Patrick Chan won the event for the third time. Uno, in second after a personal-high 92.99 points in the short program, was only able to add another 176.82 ...

Ten claims Four Continents men's title

Feb 14, 2015

Ten claims Four Continents men's title

Olympic bronze medalist Denis Ten won the men's event Saturday at the Four Continents figure skating competition, landing most of his big jumps in a dominating performance. The Kazakh skater, who started his routine with a quad toe loop and a quad toe loop-triple toe ...

Murakami, Mura earn Four Continents titles

Jan 25, 2014

Murakami, Mura earn Four Continents titles

Kanako Murakami completed a winning double for Japan at the Four Continents Championships on Saturday. Murakami scored 132.18 in the free skate for a total of 196.91 points, over 10 points clear of 15-year-old Satoko Miyahara. The bronze went to Zijun Li of China. "I did ...

Murakami leads after Four Continents short program

Jan 23, 2014

Murakami leads after Four Continents short program

Kanako Murakami shrugged off ankle pain on Thursday to finish first in the women's short program at the Four Continents Championships. Murakami, who had been dealing with pain in her ankle from ill-fitting skates she's been trying since December, will go into Saturday's free skate ...