Feb 27, 2014, 11:34 AM EDT
Sochi stars each receive Mercedes-Benz, but what about those too young to drive?
Feb 20, 2014, 8:32 AM EDT
“She will have to deal with a different pressure than I had to deal with.”
Feb 19, 2014, 7:45 AM EDT
Event starts Wednesday and continues into Thursday.
Feb 18, 2014, 11:35 PM EDT
The compelling events, athletes and storylines of the Sochi Olympics on Feb. 19.
Feb 17, 2014, 7:02 PM EDT
Plan your day around the big names in the short program.
Feb 9, 2014, 10:50 PM EDT
Country’s first figure skating gold since 2006.
Jan 17, 2014, 4:39 PM EDT
Fifteen-year-old Russian Yulia Lipnitskaya got the skate she wanted ahead of the Sochi Games at the European Championships Friday, earning her first-ever title there just weeks ahead of the Olympics. Lipnitskaya cruised by defending champion Carolina Kostner, the Italian, who finished in third. Lipnitskaya’s teammate, 17-year-old Adelina Sotnikova was second, scoring a 202.36 to the…
Nov 23, 2013, 8:37 AM EDT
Battling nerves and an experienced foe, 15-year-old Yulia Lipnitskaya skated to a gold-medal win Saturday afternoon at the Rostelecom Cup in Moscow, becoming just the second woman this season to win two Grand Prix golds. The home favorite’s 190.80 barely edged out 2012 world champion Carolina Kostner’s 190.12, advancing the teen to the Grand Prix…
Nov 22, 2013, 9:31 AM EDT
At the end of her short program, 15-year-old Yulia Lipnitskaya of Russia draws a heart on the ice, then scoops shavings off the rink, sprinkling them over her to finish. The fragile finish is an emotional one, but Lipnitskaya was anything but fragile Friday at the Rostelecom Cup, where she captured the arena’s hearts and…
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