Sunday, November 18, 2012
Rising Russian star Julia Lipnitskaia is looking to upset American hopes of a Paris double after leading the women's short program Friday ahead of Ashley Wagner at the Trophee Bompard, the fifth in the six-leg ISU Grand Prix figure skating series.
Friday, November 16, 2012
American skiing sensation Lindsey Vonn is recovering at her home after being released from a Colorado hospital on Wednesday, her spokesman said.
Sunday, November 11, 2012
Patrick Chan's artistry compensated for popping the back end of his opening jump combination and put the world champion well into the lead Friday after the short program at the Rostelecom Cup stage of the ISU Grand Prix series.
Monday, October 29, 2012
Spain's Javier Fernandez won the Skate Canada men's title Saturday, upsetting two-time world champion Patrick Chan in his own country.
Sunday, October 28, 2012
Spain's Javier Fernandez topped Canadian star Patrick Chan in the men's short program Friday at Skate Canada, second stop on Figure Skating's Grand Prix circuit at Windsor, Ontario.
Tuesday, October 23, 2012
American J.R. Celski become the first short-track speedskater to break the 40-second barrier in the 500 meters, setting a world record of 39.973 second Sunday in a World Cup final.
Ashley Wagner wrapped up a triumphant Skate America debut Sunday as she led a U.S. one-two finish in the ladies' competition Sunday at the first Grand Prix of the season at Kent, Washington.
Monday, October 22, 2012
Ashley Wagner delivered a clean performance in the short program to grab the lead at Skate America on Saturday.
Monday, September 24, 2012
Japan's figure skaters will pull out of next month's Cup of China in Shanghai unless given cast-iron safety guarantees, the Japan Skating Federation (JSF) said on Sunday.
Monday, September 17, 2012
A group of 14 U.S. speedskaters are boycotting the national short-track team, accusing Korean-born head coach Jae Su Chun with wide ranging physical and verbal abuses, U.S. media reported.