SOCHI, February 14. /ITAR-TASS/. Japanese figure skater Yuzuru Hanyu won the gold medal in men’s competitions at the Olympic Winter Games in Sochi, having scored a total of 280.09 points.
Patrick Chan of Canada won the silver medal (275.62) and Denis Ten of Kazakhstan won the bronze medals (255.10).
Yuzuru Hanyu was born December 7, 1994 in the town of Miyagi. He won bronze at the World Championship 2012 in Nice, and ranked fourth at the World Championship 2013. He is two-fold silver medalist of the Four Continents Figure Skating Championships. Бронзовый призер чемпионата мира 2012 года в Ницце, на мировом первенстве-2013 занял четвертое место. Yuzuru Hanyu is junior world champion of 2010. He ranked second twice at grand prix series in this season, and won in the final round in Fukuoka.