Japan's Hanyu wins historic figure skating gold - highlights & report

Japan's Hanyu wins historic figure skating gold - highlights & report
Japan's Hanyu wins historic figure skating gold - highlights & report
Japanese superstar Yuzuru Hanyu claims gold in the figure skating
XXIII Olympic Winter Games
Venue: Pyeongchang, South Korea Dates: 9-25 February
Coverage: Watch live on On Events TV, Red Button, Connected TVs, Eyes On Events Sport website and mobile app. Full coverage times

Japan's Yuzuru Hanyu became the first man since 1952 to defend a Winter Olympics single figure skating gold medal with victory in Pyeongchang.

Hanyu, 23, won with a total score of 317.85, 10.95 points clear of compatriot Shoma Uno while Spaniard Javier Fernandez took bronze.

Hanyu took a four-point lead into the final day and scored 206.17 in the free skating to extend his winning margin.

American Dick Button was the last man to win back-to-back titles.

BBC

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