When Japanese figure skater Yuzuru Hanyu won the short program at the Olympic games on Thursday, the weather report inside the arena changed from clear skies to a steady downpour of Winnie the Pooh bears. As Hanyu finished his …
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(CNN)Defending Olympic champion Yuzuru Hanyu completed his stunning comeback from injury to win the men's single skating event and claim Japan's first gold medal at the 2018 PyeongChang Winter Olympics. The Japanese figure …
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Japan’s Yuzuru Hanyu won gold in the men’s figure skating event at the Olympics in Pyeongchang, just as he did four years ago in Sochi. Since then, he’s won a world championship, too. The last person to do that was Dick Button, who …
Yuzuru Hanyu became the first male Japanese figure skater to win Olympic gold in 2014. He won world championship titles in 2014 and 2017. He trains in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. Figure skating beginnings Hanyu was born on December 7, …
The Olympic volunteers in the red and gray tracksuits walked down to a section of seats in the lower half of Gangneung Ice Arena and asked the reporters there to relocate to the upper deck. "For the spectators," one of the ushers said. Fifteen …
Japanese figure skater and Winnie the Pooh enthusiast Yuzuru Hanyu not only won the men’s short program ... but it …
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Nathan Chen reacts after competing in the men's short program at the Gangneung Ice Arena on Feb. 16, 2018. Nathan …
There is Yuzuru Hanyu, and then there is everyone else who aspires to unseat the Japanese icon from his Olympic figure skating throne. Landing muscular jumps with ethereal ease and weaving a mesmerizing spell with his artistry, Hanyu on …
(CNN)Japan's Yuzuru Hanyu takes to the ice at the Gangneung Ice Arena this weekend with the aim of solidifying his reputation as the most "complete athlete in figure skating" -- with a little help from Winnie the Pooh. If Japan's "Ice …
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