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

Papadakis, Cizeron poised to claim 3rd world figure skating title

Friday, March 23rd, 2018

The stage is set for ice dancers Gabriella Papadakis and Guillaume Cizeron of France to claim their third world title on Saturday. The only question that remains is whether they will break another world record doing so.

Canada’s Weaver, Poje 3rd after short dance at figure skating worlds

Friday, March 23rd, 2018

Canada's Kaitlyn Weaver and Andrew Poje are in medal position following Friday's short dance at the ISU World Figure Skating Championships in Milan, Italy. The duo set a personal-best score of 78.31 and will enter Saturday's free dance in third place.

Canada’s Moore-Towers, Marinaro 6th in pairs at figure skating worlds

Thursday, March 22nd, 2018

Canada's Kirsten Moore-Towers and Michael Marinaro skated to a personal-best score of 133.84 in the pairs free skate en route to a sixth-place finish at the world figure skating championships in Milan, Italy.

Worlds rookie Keegan Messing steps up for Canada

Thursday, March 22nd, 2018

With Canadian legend Patrick Chan absent from this year's world championships, and his career likely coming to an end, a worlds rookie improbably stepped up to fill the void on Thursday in Milan, Italy.

Canada’s Keegan Messing skates to personal best at world championships

Thursday, March 22nd, 2018

Canada's Keegan Messing skated to a new personal best in the men's short program at the ISU World Figure Skating Championships in Milan, Italy. The 26-year-old scored 93.00 to sit sixth heading into Saturday's free program.

Canadian duo Moore-Towers, Marinaro 10th after short program at figure skating worlds

Wednesday, March 21st, 2018

Canada's Kirsten Moore-Towers and Michael Marinaro opened the figure skating world championships with a 10th-place finish in the pairs short program.

Figure skating worlds offer 2nd chance to shine after Olympics

Wednesday, March 21st, 2018
Carolina Kostner Figure Skating Worlds

Carolina Kostner and Gabrielle Daleman both turned in season's-best short skates at worlds after underachieving at the Olympics. For Pj Kwong, there's nothing more captivating than a story where people capitalize on a second chance.

Road to the Olympic Games: Figure skating world championships

Wednesday, March 21st, 2018

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 ISU figure skating world championships.

Canada’s Osmond, Daleman in contention at figure skating worlds

Wednesday, March 21st, 2018

Canada's Kaetlyn Osmond and Gabrielle Daleman sit fourth and sixth, respectively, after Wednesday's short program at the ISU World Figure Skating Championships in Milan, Italy.

Virtue, Moir tell Ellen DeGeneres they’re ‘definitely’ not a couple

Tuesday, March 20th, 2018
Tessa Virtue Scott Moir Ellen

Not even the popular host of The Ellen DeGeneres Show could get Canadian ice dance sensations Tessa Virtue and Scott Moir to say they are more than friends during Tuesday's appearance.