Archive for the ‘Sports/Olympics/Winter Sports/Figure Skating’ Category

Russian figure skater Anna Pogorilaya out of Olympics

Wednesday, December 13th, 2017
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Russian figure skater Anna Pogorilaya, a bronze medallist at the 2016 world championships, says she will miss the Olympics with a back injury.

Virtue, Moir denied gold by French rivals at Grand Prix Final

Saturday, December 9th, 2017
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Despite a season's best free dance, Canada's Tessa Virtue and Scott Moir will go home with silver medals from the Grand Prix of Figure Skating Final in Nagoya, Japan, after French duo Gabriella Papadakis and Guillaume Cizeron scored a season's best of their own to win the competition on Saturday.

Road to the Olympic Games: Grand Prix of Figure Skating Final

Friday, December 8th, 2017
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Watch Road to the Olympic Games, our weekly program spotlighting the best high-performance athletes from Canada and around the world. On this week's edition of the program, watch action from the Grand Prix of Figure Skating Final in Nagoya, Japan, where Canada's Meagan Duhamel and Eric Radford are competing.

Kaetlyn Osmond leads after short program at Grand Prix Final

Friday, December 8th, 2017
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Canadian figure skater Kaetlyn Osmond holds a slim lead over her competition after the ladies short program on Friday at the Grand Prix of Figure Skating Final in Nagoya, Japan.

Duhamel, Radford sit 5th after pairs short program at Grand Prix Final

Thursday, December 7th, 2017
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Canadians Meagan Duhamel and Eric Radford currently occupy fifth place after the pairs short program at the Grand Prix of Figure Skating Final in Nagoya, Japan.

Watch the Grand Prix of Figure Skating Final

Wednesday, December 6th, 2017
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Watch live action from the Grand Prix of Figure Skating Final in Nagoya, Japan, where Canadians Meagan Duhamel, Eric Radford, Tessa Virtue, Scott Moir, and Kaetlyn Osmond will be competing.

Virtue and Moir have the edge in Grand Prix Final showdown

Wednesday, December 6th, 2017
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The ice dance competition at this week's Grand Prix of Figure Skating Final is apples vs. oranges, and CBC Sports analyst Pj Kwong will take Virtue and Moir's boundary-pushing artistry over Papadakis and Cizeron's steady excellence every time.

Evgenia Medvedeva to miss Grand Prix Final with broken foot

Friday, December 1st, 2017
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Two-time world figure skating champion Evgenia Medvedeva will miss the Grand Prix Final because of a broken foot, the latest blow to her Olympic preparations.

Canadians edged off podium on final day at Skate America

Sunday, November 26th, 2017
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Canada's Gabrielle Daleman fell out of podium position to finish eighth at Skate America on Sunday.

Duhamel, Radford punch ticket to Grand Prix Final

Saturday, November 25th, 2017
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Meagan Duhamel and Eric Radford secured a spot in next month's Grand Prix Final by taking bronze in the pairs competition at Skate America on Saturday in Lake Placid, N.Y.