Skater Malinin lands quad axel, leads GP Finals
American figure skater Ilia Malinin landed a quadruple axel jump on his way to taking the short-program lead at the figure skating Grand Prix Finals Thursday in Beijing, China.
Ruling in Valieva doping case may take until Feb.
There could be yet another delay in the doping case of Russian figure skater Kamila Valieva, with a ruling now potentially coming more than two years since her positive test rocked the Beijing Winter Olympics.
Ziegler wins NHK Trophy as U.S. finishes 1-2
Ava Marie Ziegler performed a near-flawless free skate Saturday to win the NHK Trophy and lead a U.S. 1-2 finish on the podium.
Chock, Bates add another Skate America title
American ice dancers Madison Chock and Evan Bates, who have yet to commit to continuing their careers all the way to the next Winter Games, easily won their fourth Skate America title on Sunday.
Figure skater Valieva set to testify in doping case
Russian figure skater Kamila Valieva will give evidence by video link for a hearing this month into her doping case that rocked the 2022 Beijing Olympics.
Canadian figure skater Paul, 31, dies in car crash
Former Canadian Olympic figure skater Alexandra Paul has died at the age of 31 after her car was struck in a construction zone by a transport truck.
Skater Valieva's doping case to begin Sept. 26
The doping case involving Russian figure skater Kamila Valieva will be held Sept. 26 to 29 at the Court of Arbitration for Sport.
Hungary, citing war impact, out as skating host
Hungary has given up the rights to host next year's European figure skating championships, blaming the economic impact of the war in neighboring Ukraine.
Americans win figure skating World Team Trophy
Reigning world pairs silver medalists Alexa Knierim and Brandon Frazier finished first in free skate on Saturday to lead the United States to its fifth figure skating World Team Trophy.
Hawayek, Baker WD from figure skating worlds
Christina Carreira and Anthony Ponomarenko will take the place of Kaitlin Hawayek and Jean-Luc Baker at the figure skating world championships next month in Saitama, Japan.
Putin fetes skating coach in Valieva Olympic case
Russian President Vladimir Putin awarded figure skating coach Eteri Tutberidze one of the country's highest honors Monday, nearly a year after a doping case involving one of her top skaters overshadowed the Winter Olympics.
Malinin wins first U.S. men's figure skating title
Ilia Malinin won his first national men's title on Sunday, delivering a 177.38 free skate for a total score of 287.74 on the final day of the U.S. Figure Skating Championships.
Malinin leads by 10 after men's short program
Rising star Ilia Malinin scored a personal-best 110.36 in the men's short program to kick off the second day of the U.S. Figure Skating Championships on Friday.
Russia clears medalist Valieva in doping probe
A Russian Anti-Doping Agency panel has ruled that Olympic figure skating medalist Kamila Valieva bore "no fault or negligence" in a doping case that rocked last year's Winter Games in Beijing.
Skating coach Callaghan won't work with minors
Disgraced figure skating coach Richard Callaghan has agreed to not work with minors ever again following the settlement of a lawsuit against him that accused the 76-year-old of sexual abuse in the 1970s and '80s.
Japanese pair edges U.S. for Grand Prix gold
Japanese pairs skaters Riku Miura and Ryuichi Kihara narrowly edged Alexa Knierim and Brandon Frazier at the Grand Prix Final on Friday in a rematch of their head-to-head showdown won by the Americans at the world championships.
Japan's Uno repeats as men's NHK Trophy champ
Japan's Shoma Uno posted a season-best free skate and total score to defend his title at the Grand Prix of Figure Skating's NHK Trophy.
Russian skater could miss '26 Games over doping
Russian skater Kamila Valieva faces a potential four-year doping ban which would rule her out of the 2026 Winter Olympics in Milan-Cortina d'Ampezzo.
Valieva doping case referred to CAS by WADA
The World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) has referred figure skater Kamila Valieva's case to the Court of Arbitration for Sport after making no progress with the Russian Anti-Doping Agency, WADA president Witold Banka said on Tuesday.
Malinin lands quad axel, wins Skate America title
Ilia Malinin landed a quad axel and four more quads to jump past Kao Miura and win the men's Skate America title in his senior Grand Prix debut.
Miura leads after short program at Skate America
Kao Miura took advantage of the withdrawal of Japanese countryman Yuma Kagiyama, along with an uncharacteristic fall by American rival Ilia Malinin, to take the lead after the short program at Skate America on Friday night.
Russian agency mum on Valieva doping verdict
The Russian Anti-Doping Agency will treat figure skater Kamila Valieva doping case, which shook at the Winter Olympics, as confidential.
Kneirim, Frazier in for Skate America Grand Prix
World pairs champions Alexa Knierim and Brandon Frazier will compete at Skate America in late October, U.S. Figure Skating announced on Friday.
Britain to host figure skating GP for first time
Britain will host a figure skating Grand Prix event for the first time after China relinquished the competition because of ongoing concerns over the coronavirus in that country, the ISU announced on Thursday.
Figure skating champion Hanyu stepping away
Two-time Olympic gold-medal winner Yuzuru Hanyu said he is stepping away from competitive figure skating.
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U.S. earns first luge World Cup doubles gold in 18 years
Zach DiGregorio and Sean Hollander gave the U.S. its first luge World Cup doubles gold medal in nearly 18 years on Friday, winning the opening race of the season at Mount Van Hoevenberg.
IOC clears some Russian athletes to compete at Paris Games
Some Russian athletes will be allowed to compete at the 2024 Paris Olympics under neutral status but must do so without national identity of flag, anthem or colors.
Kaori Sakamoto leads after short program at Grand Prix Final
Two-time world champion Kaori Sakamoto was nearly flawless during her short program at the Grand Prix Final on Friday, taking a comfortable lead over Belgium's Loena Hendrickx and Nina Pinzarrone into the free skate.
Sofia Goggia wins super-G speed race; Mikaela Shiffrin takes 4th
Sofia Goggia won a women's super-G Friday as skiing's World Cup was finally able to hold its first speed race of a weather-affected season, with Mikaela Shiffrin finishing just off the podium.
As Indian volleyball meets Italian, remembering the GOAT: Jimmy George
40 years ago, Jimmy George achieved what no other Indian athlete in any sport had managed, nor has managed since.
Lake Placid offers to host sliding sports for 2026 Olympics
Lake Placid has put forth an offer to host sliding sports for the 2026 Winter Olympics, which are scheduled to take place in Italy, where organizers are struggling to provide a venue for bobsled, luge and skeleton racing.