Russia’s Sinitsina and Katsalapov Maintain Overnight Lead to Win Cup of China Ice Dance Title; Chock and Bates Win Bronze with Spectacular Free Skate

Russia’s Victoria Sinitsina and Nikita Katsalapov claimed their first Grand Prix title at 2019 Cup of China on Saturday afternoon in Chongqing in the Ice Dance event. USA’s Madison Chock and Evan Bates maintained second to take their third silver medal at this event, while Laurence Fournier-Beaudry and Nikolaj Sorensen of […]

France’s Papadakis and Cizeron Defend Ice Dance Title in Grenoble; Chock and Bates Take Silver

France’s Gabriella Papadakis and Guillaume Cizeron easily defended their title with 18 points to spare at this event on Saturday afternoon, earning their fourth consecutive gold at a Grand Prix event in France. Maintaining second and third respectively, USA’s Madison Chock and Evan Bates won the silver, while Italy’s Charlene […]

Russia’s Kostornaia is Queen of Triple Axels in Golden Senior Grand Prix Debut in Grenoble; Zagitova Earns Silver; USA’s Bell Takes Bronze

In her Grand Prix debut, Russia’s Alena Kostornaia took the gold at 2019 Internationaux de France in Grenoble on Saturday night in the Ladies’ Free Skate. Teammate and 2018 Olympic Champion Alina Zagitova settled for silver, while USA’s Mariah Bell maintained third overall to earn the bronze.

Russia’s Mishina and Galliamov Edge Out Compatriots for Pairs Gold in Grenoble; USA’s Denney and Frazier Take Bronze

Grand Prix debutants Anastasia Mishina and Aleksandr Galliamov of Russia edged out teammates Daria Pavliuchenko and Denis Khodykin for the title in Grenoble at the 2019 Internationaux de France on Saturday night, while USA’s Haven Denney and Brandon Frazier maintained third to pocket the bronze.

Russia’s Alexandra Trusova Wins 1st Grand Prix Gold in Senior Debut at Skate Canada with 4 Quads; Kihira and You Go 1-2 with Triple Axels

Alexandra Trusova of Russia rose from fourth to snag the gold with nearly 11 points to spare in her Grand Prix debut at 2019 Skate Canada International on Saturday afternoon in Kelowna, B.C. Japan’s Rika Kihira slipped to second, while debutante Young You of South Korea cinched the gold ahead […]

Russia’s Anna Shcherbakova Snags Her 1st Grand Prix Gold in Senior Debut with Two Quad Jumps; Bradie Tennell Earns Silver

In her debut on the Grand Prix circuit, Anna Shcherbakova of Russia rose from fourth to snatch the gold at 2019 Skate America after landing two quad Lutz jumps in the free skate on Saturday night. USA’s Bradie Tennell took silver, while Russia’s Elizaveta Tuktamysheva rose from fifth to capture the […]

France’s Gabriella Papadakis and Guillaume Cizeron Win 4th World Title

Olympic silver medalists Gabriella Papadakis and Guillaume Cizeron from France won their fourth World title in Ice Dance at the 2019 World Figure Skating Championships on Saturday. Victoria Sinitsina and Nikita Katsalapov of Russia maintained second to earn the silver—their first world medal, while USA’s Madison Hubbell and Zachary Donohue moved […]