Shoma Uno claims first win of season at Skate Canada

Oct 29, 2017

Shoma Uno claims first win of season at Skate Canada

World silver medalist Shoma Uno won Skate Canada on Saturday, securing his first victory of the season in the ISU Grand Prix Figure Skating series. Uno, who led after the short program, earned 197.48 points for his free performance for a total of 301.10 in ...

Medvedeva leads as Japan trio struggles

Mar 30, 2017

Medvedeva leads as Japan trio struggles

Russia's Evgenia Medvedeva won the women's short program as figure skating's world championships got underway on Wednesday. The 17-year-old defending world champion earned 79.01 points, leaving Canadians Kaetlyn Osmond (75.98) and Gabrielle Daleman (72.19) in second and third heading into Friday's free skate. "I think it ...

Uno racks up huge score, leads Coupe du Printemps

Mar 11, 2017

Uno racks up huge score, leads Coupe du Printemps

Shoma Uno posted the world's second-highest ever score to take the lead after the short program at the Coupe du Printemps on Friday. Uno nailed a quadruple flip, a quad toe loop/triple toe loop combination and a triple axel en route to collecting 104.31 points. Compatriot ...

Choi collects Asian Winter Games gold

Feb 25, 2017

Choi collects Asian Winter Games gold

Rika Hongo struggled in the free program Saturday and missed out on a medal in the women's figure skating competition at the Asian Winter Games, placing fourth. South Korea's Choi Da-bin held on to win the gold with a total score of 187.54 points at ...

Mihara shocks field, captures Four Continents title

Feb 18, 2017

Mihara shocks field, captures Four Continents title

Mai Mihara came from fourth place in the women's short program to win the Four Continents Championships on Saturday. The 17-year-old Mihara, making her debut in the competition, topped the free skate and claimed victory with a total of 200.85 points at Gangneung Ice Arena, ...