Yuzuru Hanyu made history at the 2014 Winter Olympics, winning Japan’s first Olympic gold medal in men’s figure skating Friday night in Sochi. The 19-year-old fell twice during his program, but he was able to come …
SAPPORO, Japan – Olympic champion Yuzuru Hanyu topped the 300-point mark to win the NHK Trophy on Saturday and qualify for the figure skating Grand Prix Final. Hanyu landed three quadruple jumps to finish with …
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Olympic men's figure skating champion Yuzuru Hanyu could be out of action for three weeks after suffering cuts and bruises in a frightening on-ice collision at the Cup of China, the Japan Skating Federation said on Monday. …
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BOSTON — The stuffed Winnie the Pooh that doubles as a box for tissues still accompanies Yuzuru Hanyu to his practices, resting on the boards in front of coach Brian Orser. The Japanese star is no longer the promising …
He said he likes white and sparkly which is exactly how one might describe the Weir-designed costume worn by Yuzuru Hanyu during the free program on the way to winning gold in the free skating event. Just before …
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It was just yesterday that a Japanese male figure skater and now gold medalist Yuzuru Hanyu was drawn in Jojo-style character art and not only has he been featured in tons of photo memes, now he's been turned into a …
SOCHI, Russia — At first, the way Yuzuru Hanyu skated was just wild abandon. Hanyu was a gangly teen, a seeming octopus of loose limbs whose goal was to be 10 feet off the ice, no matter how he got there, no …
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SOCHI, Russia (AP) — Sometimes an Olympic gold medalist is more survivor than anything else. Yuzuru Hanyu knows the feeling. Not only did Hanyu make it difficult on himself, he thought he lost all chance at the title …
Reigning Olympic champion Yuzuru Hanyu continued his fine form from overnight to clinch men's singles gold at the ISU Grand Prix of Figure Skating NHK Trophy in Japan. Skating on home ice, Hanyu scored 197.58 in the …
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Yuzuru Hanyu set a world record total of 322.44 in Nagano to win the gold medal in his home country. Satoko Miyahara took the gold for the women, and Mao Asada qualified for the Finals. Hanyu got to that mark mostly …