Monday, December 15, 2014
Ashley Wagner revealed her strength was that she was a woman competing against girls as she spoiled Russian hopes of a podium sweep at the ISU Grand Prix figure skating Final in Barcelona.
Saturday, December 13, 2014
Canada's Eric Radford admitted that he was skating with a new-found freedom as he and pairs partner Meagan Duhamel surged to the lead after the short programme at the ISU Grand Prix final on Thursday.
Monday, December 1, 2014
Olympic and world figure skating champion Yuzuru Hanyu ignored pleas not to compete after suffering head injuries in a sickening collision during warm-up for a competition in China, his coach told AFP.
Monday, November 24, 2014
Newcomer Elena Radionova glided to her second Grand Prix figure skating gold of the season as fellow-Russians Ksenia Stolbova and Fedor Klimov won the pairs title at the Trophee Eric Bompard in Bordeaux on Saturday.
Sunday, November 16, 2014
Spain's Javier Fernandez moved closer to a berth in the ISU figure skating Grand Prix final as he surged to the lead in the men's short program at the Cup of Russia on Friday, as Canadian newcomer Alaine Chartrand was first in the women's event.
Tuesday, October 28, 2014
Russians Yuko Kavaguti and Alexander Smirnov executed a perfect quadruple throw en route to clinching their sixth Grand Prix pairs figure skating title at Skate America on Sunday.
Wednesday, October 15, 2014
Former world champion Daisuke Takahashi said Tuesday he has decided to retire from competitive figure skating, ending a career that brought Japanese male singles skating to world prominence.
Friday, August 1, 2014
Everton broke their club transfer record on Wednesday when they paid 28 million pounds (US$47.4 million) to sign Belgium striker Romelu Lukaku on a five-year deal from Premier League rivals Chelsea, the club announced.
Saturday, March 29, 2014
European ice dance champions Anna Cappellini and Luca Lanotte took a narrow lead after the short dance at the world figure skating championships Friday, as they bid for their first global title.
Saturday, February 1, 2014
When Patrick Chan was a young boy, the first thing he'd do when he arrived for skating lessons at Toronto's Granite Club was scan the rink for his coach.