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HIGHLIGHTS: Superb Chen routs Hanyu to win ISU Grand Prix Final by almost 44...

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Headline results of noteworthy competitions around the world: “Stunning” is probably the best way to describe the dominating performance by two-time World Champion Nathan Chen...

HIGHLIGHTS: Shiffrin wins 41st career Slalom in Levi, names reindeer for Ingemar Stenmark

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Headline results of noteworthy competitions around the world: ● ALPINE SKIING ● The annual Slalom competitions in Levi, Finland, ended with a fourth reindeer for...

TSX REPORT: UCLA names Drake Stadium track after Rafer Johnson; Kiwi teen Robinson surprises...

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≡ TSX REPORT ~ 28 October 2019 ≡ ● LANE ONE ● UCLA dedicates famed Drake Stadium track to Betsy & Rafer Johnson Anyone connected with UCLA sports since...

FIGURE SKATING: Hanyu overwhelms field in sensational Skate Canada Int’l victory

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Two-time Olympic champ Yuzuru Hanyu scored a lifetime best of 212.99 in the Free Skate and put up the second-highest score ever under the...

TSX REPORT: The World Beach Games came and went; did you notice? + Paris...

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≡ TSX REPORT ~ 24 October 2019 ≡ ● LANE ONE ● What was all the fuss about the World Beach Games, anyway?  Although a major topic of discussion...

FIGURE SKATING Preview: Hanyu highlights Skate Canada International this weekend

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The ISU Grand Prix is in full swing, with the North American segment finishing at Prospera Place in Kelowna, B.C. this week before moving...

FIGURE SKATING Panorama: Nathan Chen’s “transcendent greatness,” but Yuzuru Hanyu is also no. 1...

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Has it been only a week since the brilliant showdown between American Nathan Chen and Japan’s double Olympic champ Yuzuru Hanyu? Chen’s dominating victory at...

FIGURE SKATING: Sensational Chen out-points Hanyu to defend World title, with Zhou third

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You would think that a World Championships in the year following the Olympic Winter Games might have a little less excitement,. But that was...

FIGURE SKATING: Zagitova wins women’s title, Chen leads U.S. men to 1-2-4 in Short...

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Russia’s Olympic champ Alina Zagitova confirmed her preeminence at the ISU World Figure Skating Championships in Saitama City (JPN), while the American men’s trio...

FIGURE SKATING Preview: Is Hanyu injury free? Is Chen ready to defend his title...

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There are plenty of attractive story lines at the ISU World Figure Skating Championships in Saitama City (JPN), but the headline is the expected...

GLOBETROTTING by Phil Hersh: Who will win 2019 figure skating worlds? My gold medal...

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Yuzuru Hanyu reacts after his free skate at the 2018 Olympics, when he won a second straight Olympic gold. (Getty Images.) March 15, 2019 There are...

GLOBETROTTING: Hanyu, Ledecká rise above it all in a year when world sport needed...

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by Phil Hersh (For 28 years the Olympic Games specialist for the Chicago Tribune, Hersh is one of the true experts in the field and...

LANE ONE: The top Olympic-sport stories of 2018, part I: Thrills, yes, but also...

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As the calendar runs out on 2018, it’s worth looking back at the stories that were the most compelling, the most exciting and the...

FIGURE SKATING: Hanyu & Zagitova win easily; Gold stuggles in Rostelecom Cup

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The Rostelecom Cup in Moscow (RUS) featured the reigning Olympic champions and both Yuzuru Hanyu (JPN; pictured) and Alina Zagitova (RUS) won easily, sending...

FIGURE SKATING Preview: Gracie Gold returns; Hanyu and Zagitova headline Rostelecom Cup

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The 23rd edition of the Rostelecom Cup, the Russian stop on the ISU Figure Skating Grand Prix, is on this week at the Megasports...

FIGURE SKATING: Hanyu and Zagitova good as gold in Helsinki

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The 2018 Olympic champions, Yuzuru Hanyu (JPN) and Alina Zagitova (RUS), looked the part once again at the ISU Grand Prix of Helsinki with...

FIGURE SKATING Preview: OWG champs Hanyu and Zagitova on the ice in Helsinki

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It’s hard to believe, but the ISU Grand Prix of Figure Skating has already reached the halfway mark with the Grand Prix in Helsinki...

FIGURE SKATING: Tennell upsets Medvedeva, Hanyu wins in Oakville

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The International Skating Union’s Challenger Series usually doesn’t get too much attention; it’s the ISU’s second-level series, below its well-known Grand Prix circuit. However,...

EXTRA: The Olympics is just different than any other event

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TSX EXTRA – for Feb. 17, 2018: If look closely at the aerial shots from PyeongChang, you’ll often see quite a few – or...

EXTRA: The Olympics is just different than any other event

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TSX EXTRA – for Feb. 17, 2018: If look closely at the aerial shots from PyeongChang, you’ll often see quite a few – or...

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