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Yuzuru Hanyu

Winter Olympics: Japan's Yuzuru Hanyu reveals he won gold with an injured ankle

To national outpourings of joy, the Japanese celebrity superstar skater became the first man to capture back-to-back Olympic figure skating gold medals in 66 years.

Feb 27, 2018, 12:25 PM IST

Star Yuzuru Hanyu out for six weeks after surgery

Olympic and world champion Yuzuru Hanyu will remain off the ice for six weeks after going through a surgery for abdominal pain, Japanese media said Wednesday.

Dec 31, 2014, 13:21 PM IST

Japan Olympic champ Hanyu wins world title

Japan`s Olympic champion Yuzuru Hanyu added his first world gold medal to his trophy board Friday by edging compatriot Tatsuki Machida by a less than a point in the free skate.

Mar 28, 2014, 19:59 PM IST

Figure skating-Japan`s Hanyu survives slip and stumble to win gold

A fall and a stumble could not stop Japan`s Yuzuru Hanyu from becoming the first Asian to win the men`s Olympic figure skating title at the Sochi Games on Friday.

Feb 16, 2014, 00:38 AM IST

Tyro Hanyu upstages Plushenko on home ice

Teenager Yuzuru Hanyu gatecrashed Yevgeny Plushenko`s Russian homecoming with a dazzling short programme that gave Japan the lead as the team event made its Olympic debut at the Sochi Games on Thursday.

Feb 07, 2014, 05:20 AM IST

Russia lead but Hanyu upstages Plushenko

Yevgeny Plushenko rolled back the years as the Russian veteran helped the Olympic hosts lead the new team skating competition but Japanese teen Yuzuru Hanyu stole the show on Thursday night.

Feb 07, 2014, 01:50 AM IST