Posts Tagged ‘2007 Trophee Eric Bompard’

Delobel and Schoenfelder take gold in Paris

Delobel and Schoenfelder take gold in Paris

Isabelle Delobel and Olivier Schoenfelder of France were the winners in the Ice Dance event despite placing second in the Free Dance (FD). Russia’s Jana Khokhlova and Sergei Novitski captured the silver, while USA’s Meryl Davis and Charlie White took…

Chan catapults to gold in Paris

Chan catapults to gold in Paris

Patrick Chan of Canada was the winner in the Men’s event, while Russia’s Sergei Voronov rose to win the silver. Alban Preaubert of Franc slipped from first to third overall to settle for…

Asada wins Trophee Eric Bompard

Asada wins Trophee Eric Bompard

Mao Asada of Japan easily maintained her overnight lead to win the gold by over 21 points.

USA’s Kimmie Meissner won the silver, while teammate Ashley Wagner won the bronze with only a 0.11 point difference.

Asada had a rough stat when she underrotated…

Zhang and Zhang win pairs title in Paris

Zhang and Zhang win pairs title in Paris

China’s Dan Zhang and Hao Zhang were the winners in the Pairs event, with teammates Qing Pang and Jian Tong capturing the silver.

Russia’s Maria Mukhortova and Maxim Trankov captured the bronze, their first senior Grand Prix…

Delobel and Schoenfelder waltz to lead in Paris

Delobel and Schoenfelder waltz to lead in Paris

The fourth stage of the 2007-08 ISU Grand Prix Series began today in Paris, France at the Palais Omnisport de Paris Bercy.

Approximately 59 skaters from 17 different countries are competing for points and global prize monies totaling $180,000 in U.S. dollars. The points will go toward qualification for the Grand Prix Final of Figure Skating in which the top six competitors from each discipline will be invited to compete…

Preaubert leads men at Trophee Eric Bompard

Preaubert leads men at Trophee Eric Bompard

To the delight of the home crowd, Alban Preaubert of France won the Men’s Short Program event, setting a new personal best of 72.70 (38.70/34.00) points.

The Frenchman performed his entertaining program to music from the Addams Family

Asada leads ladies in Paris

Asada leads ladies in Paris

Japan’s Mao Asada won the Ladies Short Program event by a small margin over USA’s Kimmie Meissner and Estonia’s Elena Glebova, who placed second and third respectively.

Asada captivated the audience with her ethereal routine to Fantasia for…

Zhang and Zhang take comfortable lead in Paris

Zhang and Zhang take comfortable lead in Paris

Dan Zhang and Hao Zhang of China comfortably lead the field in the Pairs event with 71.60 (42.64/28.96) points after delivering a nearly flawless routine.

Skating to “Piano Fantasy”, the 2006 Olympic silver…

Delobel and Schoenfelder strengthen overnight lead in Paris

Delobel and Schoenfelder strengthen overnight lead in Paris

In the final event of the day, the ice dancers took to the ice for the second time for the Original Dance (OD).

Delobel and Schoenfelder strengthened their lead (99.61 points) as they won the OD with 60.10…