“How much better and stronger can I become from now on? I want to be stronger in terms of expression, technique and physical strength.”
Prosecutors are investigating whether Aoki Holdings, Inc. and Haruyuki Takahashi, a Tokyo 2020 marketing official, engaged in unethical business practices.
Yuzuru Hanyu and Shoma Uno both wore her costumes at the Pyeongchang Olympics, a reminder of Ito’s gravitas in her chosen field.
“Yuzuru Hanyu is my favorite skater. He was a big training point for me, because his face can be the most difficult to draw,” the artist...
Members of Kagiyama’s training team detail his maturation as a skater, his father’s influence and his drive for on-ice success.
Allowing Russian figure skater Kamila Valieva to continue competing despite the drug abuse sends the wrong signal to the clean athletes.
In a rematch of the 2018 Winter Games semifinal, Eun Jung Kim sealed the victory with a draw in the ninth end.
Japan finished top of Group B in the preliminary round but couldn't carry the momentum over to the quarterfinals.
Satuski Fujisawa's foursome had its chances but couldn't take advantage.
"It would be really wonderful if he (Hanyu) could win again,” the Swedish great’s step-daughter Vera Schieckel said in an exclusive interview.
With seven points in Group B, Japan reached the last eight for the first time in four Olympic appearances.
“You the Olympic athletes, you will show how the world would look like, if we all respect the same rules and each other.” ―IOC President Thomas...