Hanyu wins NHK Trophy, books spot in GP final
SENDAI, Japan -- Japanese teenager Yuzuru Hanyu won the free skate at the NHK Trophy on Saturday -- one day after breaking his own world record in the short program -- to secure a place in next month's Grand Prix final.
The 17-year-old Hanyu, who scored a record 95.32 in Friday's short program, opened his free skate with a quadruple toe loop and hit six triple jumps on the way to victory with a score of 261.03 points.
He was unable to land the second quad -- a salchow -- and fell ...
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