Cup of China cancelled

On Monday, the International Skating Union (ISU) announced the cancellation of the ISU Grand Prix series event in Chongqing, China which was scheduled to take place from November 5 to 7. The reasons for the decision were cited as there being a limited number of international flights to China and strict restrictions due to theContinue reading “Cup of China cancelled”

Boyang Jin defends Cup of China title

Two-time World Championship bronze medalist and last year’s winner of the Cup of China, Boyang Jin landed three quads and defended his title in a non-traditional all-Chinese stage of this season’s ISU Grand Prix series. Leader after the short program, Jin began his free skate performance with a quad Lutz and a quad toe loop-doubleContinue reading “Boyang Jin defends Cup of China title”

Boyang Jin holds top score at Cup of China after short program

Huge favorite at the all-Chinese stage of the ISU Grand Prix series in Chongqing, two-time World Championship bronze medalist Boyang Jin landed two quads in the short program and currently holds the top score at the Cup of China. Jin opened his short program performance with a quad Lutz and then added a quad toeContinue reading “Boyang Jin holds top score at Cup of China after short program”

Schedule and participants at the Cup of China

The second stage of the ISU Grand Prix series takes place this upcoming weekend in Chongqing, China. This stage of the series will be the smallest – hosting only six men, five ladies, three pairs, and five ice dance couple. No fans will be in attendance at the Chongqing Huaxi Culture and Sports Center. Two-timeContinue reading “Schedule and participants at the Cup of China”

Sui Wenjing and Han Cong withdraw from Cup of China

Two-time World Championship winning pair Sui Wenjing and Han Cong have withdrawn from the Chinese stage of the ISU Grand Prix series, scheduled to take place in Chongqing from November 6 to 8. The Cup of China is the next scheduled stage of this year’s expected four-event series, and is the smallest based on theContinue reading “Sui Wenjing and Han Cong withdraw from Cup of China”