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  • After crash, Hanyu aims to repeat Grand Prix gold

    December 10, 2014

    BARCELONA, Spain (AP) - Olympic and world champion Yuzuru Hanyu defends the Grand Prix Final title hoping to recover his winning form after a scary on-ice accident.Hanyu won last year's final at home in Japan. He then started the year by winning the Sochi Games in February, and a month later the world title, to become the first man to do the Olympic-world double in the same year since Alexei Yagudin in 2002.