Posts Tagged ‘2011 Trophee Eric Bompard’

Breakthrough for Nan Song

Breakthrough for Nan Song

The Grand Prix series this fall was a breakthrough for China’s Nan Song. He won his first Grand Prix medals, a bronze at the Cup of China and a silver at the Trophée Eric…

Virtue and Moir continue season’s winning streak in Paris

Virtue and Moir continue season’s winning streak in Paris

Tessa Virtue and Scott Moir of Canada danced off with another gold at Trophée Bompard as the competition wrapped up Saturday night in Paris, France. The Canadians turned in a confident performance to take their…

Tuktamysheva wins second Grand Prix gold in Paris

Tuktamysheva wins second Grand Prix gold in Paris

Elizaveta Tuktamysheva of Russia continued her successful debut on the senior scene by winning the Trophée Bompard Saturday in Paris, France. A feat even Mao Asada (JPN) and Yuna Kim (KOR) didn’t accomplish in their first senior season. The 14-year-old defended…

Volosozhar and Trankov skate to gold in Paris

Volosozhar and Trankov skate to gold in Paris

Tatiana Volosozhar and Maxim Trankov of Russia won their second Grand Prix gold medal of their short career as a team Saturday at Trophée Bompard in Paris, France. Teammates Vera Bazarova and Yuri…

Chan takes third Trophee Bompard gold

Chan takes third Trophee Bompard gold

World Champion Patrick Chan of Canada took his third Trophée Bompard title Saturday in Paris. He had won his very first Grand Prix gold medal here in 2007 and defended the title in 2008.

China’s Nan Song skated to the silver, his second…

Virtue and Moir dance to strong lead at Trophée Bompard

Virtue and Moir dance to strong lead at Trophée Bompard

Tessa Virtue and Scott Moir of Canada were the clear leaders in dance Friday evening at Trophée Bompard in Paris, France. France’s Nathalie Pechalat and Fabian Bourzat trail the Canadians by 4.66 points, finishing…

Tuktamysheva outskates competitors to win Ladies short at Bompard

Tuktamysheva outskates competitors to win Ladies short at Bompard

Elizaveta Tuktamysheva of Russia once again out-skated more experienced rivals to win the Ladies short program Friday at Trophée Bompard in Paris. Italy’s Carolina Kostner and USA’s Alissa Czisny follow in second and third.

 Tuktamysheva gave a similar strong performance of her Tango short…

Volosozhar and Trankov lead Pairs at Trophée Bompard

Volosozhar and Trankov lead Pairs at Trophée Bompard

Tatiana Volosozhar and Maxim Trankov of Russia won the Pairs figure skating short program at Trophée Bompard in Paris on Friday, however, they were not at their best. Meagan Duhamel and Eric Radford of…

Chan wins Men’s short at Trophée Bompard despite fall

Chan wins Men’s short at Trophée Bompard despite fall

World Figure Skating Champion Patrick Chan of Canada fell on an underrotated quad toe in the Men’s Short at Trophée Bompard Friday in Paris, France, but still leads the competition. China’s Nan Song and Michal Brezina of the Czech Republic…