The 2009 NHK Trophy was the fourth event of six in the 2009–10 ISU Grand Prix of Figure Skating, a senior-level international invitational competition series. It was held at the Big Hat in Nagano on November 5–8. Medals were awarded in the disciplines of men's singles, ladies' singles, pair skating, and ice dancing. Skaters earned points toward qualifying for the 2009–10 Grand Prix Final. The compulsory dance was the Tango Romantica.[1]

2009 NHK Trophy
Type:Grand Prix
Date:November 5 – 8
Season:2009–10
Location:Nagano
Host:Japan Skating Federation
Venue:Big Hat
Champions
Men's singles:
France Brian Joubert
Ladies' singles:
Japan Miki Ando
Pair skating:
China Pang Qing / Tong Jian
Ice dance:
United States Meryl Davis / Charlie White
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2008 NHK Trophy
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2010 NHK Trophy
Previous GP:
2009 Cup of China
Next GP:
2009 Skate America

ScheduleEdit

All times are Japan Standard Time (UTC+9).

  • Friday, November 6
    • 14:30 Ice dancing - Compulsory dance
    • 15:45 Pairs - Short program
    • 17:10 Men - Short program
    • 19:05 Ladies - Short program
  • Saturday, November 7
    • 12:45 Ice dancing - Original dance
    • 14:15 Pairs - Free skating
    • 15:55 Men - Free skating
    • 18.50 Ladies - Free skating
  • Sunday, November 8
    • 13:00 Ice dancing - Free dance
    • 16:00 Gala exhibition

ResultsEdit

MenEdit

Rank Name Nation Total points SP FS
1 Brian Joubert   France 232.70 1 85.35 1 147.35
2 Johnny Weir   United States 217.70 3 78.35 3 139.35
3 Michal Březina   Czech Republic 217.48 6 70.80 2 146.68
4 Daisuke Takahashi   Japan 214.29 4 78.18 4 136.11
5 Jeremy Abbott   United States 208.45 2 83.00 6 125.45
6 Adam Rippon   United States 197.61 8 67.15 5 130.46
7 Takahiko Kozuka   Japan 186.00 5 74.05 10 111.95
8 Artem Borodulin   Russia 181.62 7 69.49 9 112.13
9 Daisuke Murakami   Japan 181.04 9 66.78 8 114.26
10 Jeremy Ten   Canada 178.87 12 61.69 7 117.18
11 Vaughn Chipeur   Canada 176.36 10 66.55 12 109.81
12 Kristoffer Berntsson   Sweden 176.01 11 64.64 11 111.37

LadiesEdit

Rank Name Nation Total points SP FS
1 Miki Ando   Japan 162.55 2 56.22 2 106.33
2 Alena Leonova   Russia 160.85 5 52.34 1 108.51
3 Ashley Wagner   United States 155.99 1 56.54 3 99.45
4 Yukari Nakano   Japan 152.35 3 54.92 5 97.43
5 Laura Lepistö   Finland 152.19 4 53.64 4 98.55
6 Cynthia Phaneuf   Canada 142.03 7 47.22 6 94.81
7 Liu Yan   China 126.49 6 47.64 10 78.85
8 Annette Dytrt   Germany 126.01 9 44.86 9 81.15
9 Oksana Gozeva   Russia 123.97 11 40.66 7 83.31
10 Shoko Ishikawa   Japan 119.63 10 44.28 11 75.35
11 Becky Bereswill   United States 118.42 12 36.26 8 82.16
WD Sarah Meier    Switzerland 8 45.96
  • WD = Withdrawn

PairsEdit

Rank Name Nation Total points SP FS
1 Pang Qing / Tong Jian   China 199.65 2 67.30 1 132.35
2 Yuko Kavaguti / Alexander Smirnov   Russia 193.05 1 68.90 2 124.15
3 Rena Inoue / John Baldwin   United States 158.78 4 52.52 3 106.26
4 Caydee Denney / Jeremy Barrett   United States 151.43 3 55.20 5 96.23
5 Mylène Brodeur / John Mattatall   Canada 150.71 6 51.10 4 99.61
6 Ksenia Krasilnikova / Konstantin Bezmaternikh   Russia 137.49 5 51.32 6 86.17
7 Paige Lawrence / Rudi Swiegers   Canada 130.77 7 47.32 7 83.45
8 Narumi Takahashi / Mervin Tran   Japan 119.48 8 39.80 8 79.68

Ice dancingEdit

Rank Name Nation Total points CD OD FD
1 Meryl Davis / Charlie White   United States 201.97 1 38.09 1 63.09 1 100.79
2 Sinead Kerr / John Kerr   United Kingdom 177.73 2 35.04 2 56.53 2 86.16
3 Vanessa Crone / Paul Poirier   Canada 165.89 4 30.51 3 50.87 3 84.51
4 Ekaterina Bobrova / Dmitri Soloviev   Russia 160.01 3 31.72 6 47.51 4 80.78
5 Huang Xintong / Zheng Xun   China 154.90 6 28.77 5 48.34 5 77.79
6 Anna Zadorozhniuk / Sergei Verbillo   Ukraine 154.61 5 29.67 4 49.01 6 75.93
7 Cathy Reed / Chris Reed   Japan 147.53 7 28.58 7 46.36 8 72.59
8 Allie Hann-McCurdy / Michael Coreno   Canada 145.32 9 26.20 8 44.75 7 74.37
9 Lucie Myslivečková / Matěj Novák   Czech Republic 142.33 8 27.93 9 43.28 9 71.12
10 Jane Summersett / Todd Gilles   United States 130.24 10 24.23 10 39.16 10 66.85

ReferencesEdit

External linksEdit

  • "2009–10 Grand Prix Announcement". Archived from the original on 2009-06-11. Retrieved 2009-10-08.
  • "2009 NHK Trophy Announcement". Archived from the original on 2010-03-24. Retrieved 2009-10-17.
  • 2009 NHK Trophy at the International Skating Union
  • 2009 NHK Trophy at the Japan Skating Federation