Beijing 2022: Olympic champion Yuzuru Hanyu leads Japan championship on his return after an eight-month injury absence

//Beijing 2022: Olympic champion Yuzuru Hanyu leads Japan championship on his return after an eight-month injury absence

Beijing 2022: Olympic champion Yuzuru Hanyu leads Japan championship on his return after an eight-month injury absence

Reigning Olympic figure skating champion Yuzuru Hanyu returned to competitive action at the Japanese national championships in Saitama, where he took the lead after the men’s short programme in his first competitive skate in eight months.The 27-year-old landed a quad salchow, a quad toe-triple toe combination and triple axel to help him to a score of 111.31, leading reigning Olympic silver medallist Shoma Uno by nearly 10 points with Yuma Kagiyama in third.Hanyu, who won Olympic gold in the men…

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