Universal Sports announces “Winter Bowl” lineup with 30 hours of coverage

Men’s World Cup Skiing at the Famed Hahnenkamm in Kitzbühel Headlines 30 Hours of World-Class Winter Sports Action Universal Sports Network announced its on-air schedule for this weekend’s “Winter Bowl” programming lineup. From Friday, January 25 through Sunday, January 27, Universal Sports will air 30 hours of premier winter sports action from around the globe, […]

Universal Sports’ Top 12 in ’12: No. 11

 No. 11: U.S. Figure Skating Champion Ashley Wagner Comes Back in Free Skate after Stumbling in Short Program at Worlds Universal Sports Staff Picks: Did you miss a day of “12 in ’12″? CLICK HERE to view all previously released 2012 moments. After a disappointing Short Program, in which she stumbled on one of her triple […]

Mao Asada strikes gold in Sochi

The competition at the ISU Grand Prix of Figure Skating and ISU Junior Grand Prix of Figure Skating concluded Saturday at the Iceberg Skating Palace in Sochi, Russia, with the Junior Ladies and Junior Pairs Free Skating, the Ladies, Men’s and Pairs Free Skating and the Free Dance. Mao Asada (JPN) strikes gold Japan’s Mao […]

2012 ISU Grand Prix Finals: Mao Asada wins

With the highest short program and free skate scores, Mao Asada (JPN) beats Ashley Wagner (USA) by 14.87 to win her third Grand Prix Final.

2012 ISU Grand Prix of Figure Skating Final – Day 1

Courtesy of http://www.isu.org The ISU Grand Prix of Figure Skating and ISU Junior Grand Prix of Figure Skating continued Friday at the Iceberg Skating Palace in Sochi, Russia, with Junior Men Free Skating, Junior Free Dance, Men, Ladies and Pairs Short Programs and the Short Dance. Mao Asada (JPN) captures Ladies Short Program Mao Asada […]

2012 ISU Grand Prix Finals: Mao Asada short program

Following the short program, two-time winner Mao Asada (JPN) leads by jiust .52 points over Ashley Wagner (USA).

2012 ISU Grand Prix of Figure Skating Final – Preview

Courtesy of http://www.isu.org The ISU Grand Prix of Figure Skating and ISU Junior Grand Prix of Figure Skating culminate this week with the Finals in Sochi (RUS). The events feature the top six skaters/couples in each category from the ISU Grand Prix of Figure Skating series and the ISU Junior Grand Prix of Figure Skating […]

Gao accepts invitation to 2012 Grand Prix Final

Courtesy of http://www.usfsa.org Christina Gao will compete at the 2012 ISU Grand Prix of Figure Skating Final in Sochi, Russia. As first alternate, Gao was invited to the Grand Prix Final after Russia’s Julia Lipnitskaia withdrew due to injury. Gao, who was fifth at the 2012 U.S. Championships, earned her first career Grand Prix medal, […]

ISU Grand Prix of Figure Skating finalists determined

Courtesy of http://www.isu.org With the conclusion of the sixth and last qualifying event of the ISU Grand Prix of Figure Skating 2012/13, the six finalists in each category have been determined. 24 skaters/couples from nine ISU members have qualified and will compete at the ISU Grand Prix of Figure Skating Final in Sochi (RUS) December […]

Competition at Trophée Eric Bompard concludes with the Free Skating and the Free Dance

Courtesy of http://www.isu.org Yuko Kavaguti/Alexander Smirnov (RUS) strike gold Yuko Kavaguti/Alexander Smirnov of Russia struck gold and Canada’s Meagan Duhamel/Eric Radford claimed the silver medal. Stefania Berton/Ondrej Hotarek of Italy captured the bronze medal. Kavaguti/Smirnov produced a triple twist, throw triple Salchow and loop as well as difficult lifts in their routine to “February,” but […]