Who Won the 2014 Gold Medal for Men's Figure Skating?

Yuzuru Hanyu

Yuzuru Hanyu
Date: 
Feb 14, 2014
Score: 
280.09 pts
Site: 
Sochi, Russia
Country: 
Japan
Silver Medal: 
Patrick Chan (Canada)
Bronze Medal: 
Denis Ten (Kazakhstan)

19 year old Yuzuru Hanyu became the first Japanese male skater to win Olympic gold at the 2014 games in Sochi.

He went into the games as the world's top-ranked skater, and he set a world record with 101.45 points in the short program. Hanyu fell during his long program, but silver medalist Patrick Chan stumbled as well allowing Hanyu the gold.

Final Results

PlaceCountryNameShort ProgramFree ProgramTotal Score
1JapanYuzuru Hanyu101.45178.64280.09
2CanadaPatrick Chan97.52178.10275.62
3KazakhstanDenis Ten84.06171.04255.10
4SpainJavier Fernandez86.98166.94253.92
5JapanTatsuki Machida83.48<