USA’s Alexa Knierim and Brandon Frazier maintained their overnight lead to win the Pairs event after the Free Skate at the 2022 World Figure Skating Championships on Thursday in Montpellier, France. […]
With the absence of strong pair teams from China and Russia, the three spots on the podium were up for grabs. China elected not to send any athletes to the event, while the Russians have been banned from competing. At the end of the day, the United States took its first gold in the Pairs event since Tai Babilonia and Randy Gardner won in 1979.
In the meantime, I just hope Cain-Gribble has a quick recovery! She had a look of confusion on her face after her head hit the ice.