Miyahara to skip planned season opener in Finland

Sep 4, 2017

Miyahara to skip planned season opener in Finland

Japan's top female skater, Satoko Miyahara, will withdraw from next month's Finlandia Trophy where she had been scheduled to open her season, the Japan Skating Federation said Monday. Miyahara, who sat out the latter half of last winter due to a stress fracture in her ...

Injury forces Miyahara out of world championships

Mar 20, 2017

Injury forces Miyahara out of world championships

Japan's leading female figure skater, Satoko Miyahara, will miss the world championships starting late this month in Finland due to effects of her hip injury, the Japan Skating Federation said Monday. Her absence could make it difficult for Japan to get a maximum three spots ...