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Verner will “Tango” this season

Verner will “Tango” this season

Tomas Verner of the Czech Republic is looking to move forward following a tough season in which he finished in a distant 21st place at the 2013 World Figure Skating Championships. He had…

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Gachinski edges out Plushenko in short program at Europeans

Gachinski edges out Plushenko in short program at Europeans

Artur Gachinski and Evgeni Plushenko of Russia finished head to head in the Men’s short program while other contenders stumbled and tumbled at the 2012 European Figure Skating Championships in Sheffield, Great Britain, on Thursday.┬áTomas Verner of the Czech…

Verner captures first Grand Prix gold in Moscow

Verner captures first Grand Prix gold in Moscow

Tomas Verner of the Czech Republic rose from third to first place overall to win his first Grand Prix title. Patrick Chan of Canada slipped to second, while USA’s…

Verner wins Men’s title at Europeans

Verner wins Men’s title at Europeans

Skating first among the leaders, Tomas Verner from the Czech Republic put his rivals into a difficult position with a nearly clean performance.

The 2007 European silver medalist opened his program with a quad toe loop, but…

Verner leads men in Zagreb

Verner leads men in Zagreb

In the men’s error-ridden competition, Tomas Verner from the Czech Republic was one of the few to avoid major blunders, and is currently first with a new personal best of 79.03 (41.46/37.57) points.

Like last year, Verner was the last…

Verner takes short program in Japan

Tomas Verner of the Czech Republic led the men in the short program by 0.26 points. Japan’s Daisuke Takahashi and USA’s Stephen Carriere placed second and third, respectively.

Verner earned a new personal best of 78.15 (42.00/36.15) points for his strong routine to music by Django Reinhardt.

The 2007 European silver medalist landed a solid triple Axel and triple Lutz, but was penalized on a triple flip (in combination with a…

Interview with Tomas Verner

Interview with Tomas Verner

Tomas Verner, who placed fifth at Skate Canada and fourth at Cup of Russia didn’t make the cut for the Grand…

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2007 European Figure Skating Championships: Men’s Highlights

France’s Brian Joubert won his second European title, while Tomas Verner of the Czech Republic, who was 10th last year, captured the silver.

Belgium’s Kevin van der Perren edged out Sergei Davydov of Belarus by .08 points for the bronze. It was a first European medal for both men.

It was also the first time in 60 years that a European medal was won by a single Belgian skater. Fernand Leemans…