Posts Tagged ‘2011 World Figure Skating Championships’

Davis and White Capture World Title

Davis and White Capture World Title

History was made for the Ice Dancing event at the 2011 ISU World Figure Skating Championships when Meryl Davis and Charlie White became the first U.S. American dancers to win…

Ando edges out Kim for World title

Ando edges out Kim for World title

Miki Ando upset Olympic Champion Yuna Kim to take her second World title in Moscow, while Italy’s Carolina Kostner came from sixth to bag the bronze medal.

Performing to Edvard Grieg’s Piano Concerto No. 1, Ando landed five triples…

Kim leads at Worlds; Ando second

Kim leads at Worlds; Ando second

Olympic Champion Yuna Kim won the Ladies short program in Moscow on Friday, but she wasn’t flawless. The Korean has a small lead of 0.33 points over Japan’s Miki Ando. Ksenia…

Virtue and Moir lead ice dancing in Moscow

Virtue and Moir lead ice dancing in Moscow

Tessa Virtue and Scott Moir of Canada came back strong from their disappointment at the Four Continents Championships (where they had to withdraw during the free dance due to injury) to grab the lead…

Chan takes World title with record score

Chan takes World title with record score

Patrick Chan of Canada skated to his first World title while setting new record scores. In what was quite a shake up, Japan’s Takahiko Kozuka surged from sixth to second and Artur Gachinski of Russia was a surprise…

Savchenko and Szolkowy skate off with record and third World title

Savchenko and Szolkowy skate off with record and third World title

Aliona Savchenko and Robin Szolkowy of Germany took home their third World gold from Moscow, recapturing the title they had lost last year. Russia’s Tatiana Volosozhar and Maxim Trankov earned the silver…

Chan sets new world record in Short Program

Chan sets new world record in Short Program

Patrick Chan of Canada won the Men’s Short Program at the 2011 ISU World Figure Skating Championships in Moscow, Russia, and established a new…

Pang and Tong lead pairs in Moscow

Pang and Tong lead pairs in Moscow

Qing Pang and Jian Tong of China prevailed over Germany’s Aliona Savchenko and Robin Szolkowy by 1.02 points to capture the Pairs Short Program at the 2011 ISU World Figure…