Willie McCovey, the sweet-swinging Hall of Famer nicknamed “Stretch” for his 6-foot-4 height and those long arms, died Wednesday. He was 80.
Elizaveta Tuktamysheva of Russia won her second Skate Canada title in seven years with 203.32 points. Japan’s Mako Yamashita was less than a third of a point behind Tuktamysheva to win the silver (203.06 points). Russia’s Evgenia Medvedeva, an icon in the sport, rebounded from a terrible short program […]
USA’s Madison Hubbell and Zachary Donohue repeated their grand prix success with another victory this week, taking gold at Skate Canada with a score of 200.76. Russians Victoria Sinitsina and Nikita Katsalapov earned the silver medal with 195.17 points. Piper Gilles and Paul Poirier of Canada redeemed themselves after a fall […]
Japan’s Shoma Uno roared back from an error-filled short program to win the free skate and his second consecutive Skate Canada title in Laval, QC, on Saturday afternoon. Overnight leader Keegan Messing of Canada landed on the second spot on the podium while while Junhwan Cha of South Korea maintained […]