, автор: Быстрова А.

Two-time Olympic champion Hanyu ends his sporting career

The curtain fell, the famed Japanese figure skater Yuzuru Hanyu decided to end his athletic career and concentrate on staging his own shows.

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Figure skating fans around the world were shocked by the decision of two-time Olympic champion and two-time world figure skating champion Yuzuru Hanyu to end his sporting journey on the ice. However, the skater also noted at a press conference that he would not give up trying to perform a clean quadruple axel and create his own ice show.

Alexei Yagudin told Match TV that Hanyu had had a brilliant career, but everything comes to an end. And Maxim Kovtun said that together with Hanyu a whole era is gone from figure skating.