Chen moves out to big lead over Hanyu at GP Final

Figure Skating Dec 6, 2019

Chen moves out to big lead over Hanyu at GP Final

Two-time Olympic champion Yuzuru Hanyu sits second behind Nathan Chen after the short program at the Grand Prix Final, with the American opening a commanding 12.95-point lead on Thursday. Hanyu scored 97.43 points to the reigning world champion Chen's personal-best 110.38. Hanyu's score suffered after he ...

Hanyu torches field to win Skate Canada title

Figure Skating Oct 27, 2019

Hanyu torches field to win Skate Canada title

Two-time Olympic champion Yuzuru Hanyu, the only man to surpass the 200-point barrier in the free skate Saturday, claimed his first Skate Canada title after runner-up finishes in 2013, 2015 and 2016. Grabbing a 20-point lead after the short program on Friday, Hanyu scored 212.99 ...

Hanyu sublime in Skate Canada men's short program

Figure Skating Oct 26, 2019

Hanyu sublime in Skate Canada men's short program

Two-time Olympic gold medalist Yuzuru Hanyu dominated the men's short program on Friday at Skate Canada, while compatriot Rika Kihira seized the lead in the women's competition. Hanyu, who has yet to add a Skate Canada title to his impressive resume after three runner-up finishes, ...

Japan skaters struggle at Skate America

Figure Skating | ICE TIME Oct 24, 2019

Japan skaters struggle at Skate America

by Jack Gallagher

The senior Grand Prix season began in disappointing fashion last weekend with Japan being shut out of the medals. The Hinomaru's best showing was Kaori Sakamoto's fourth-place finish in the women's singles at Skate America. Russia's Anna Shcherbakova won in impressive fashion with a total of ...