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Yuzuru Hanyu to miss nationals for third consecutive year

Figure Skating Dec 13, 2018

Yuzuru Hanyu to miss nationals for third consecutive year

Yuzuru Hanyu will miss the upcoming national championships in Osaka due to a right ankle injury, the Japan Skating Federation announced Thursday. It will be Hanyu's third consecutive year missing nationals after pulling out last year with a similar injury and withdrawing in 2017 with ...

Hanyu overcomes injury to win Cup of Russia

Figure Skating Nov 17, 2018

Hanyu overcomes injury to win Cup of Russia

Yuzuru Hanyu won the men's title at the Cup of Russia despite an ankle injury that left him on crutches, while fellow Olympic figure skating champion Alina Zagitova won the women's title on Saturday. Hanyu, the two-time defending Olympic gold medalist, started strongly with two ...

Hanyu takes huge lead in Russia

Figure Skating Nov 17, 2018

Hanyu takes huge lead in Russia

Yuzuru Hanyu built a 20-point lead in the short program at the Cup of Russia on Friday. The two-time defending Olympic champion landed a clean quadruple salchow and quad toe loop/triple toe loop combination en route to earning 110.53 points. As usual, his fans hurled ...