The 2013 NHK Trophy was the fourth event of six in the 2013–14 ISU Grand Prix of Figure Skating, a senior-level international invitational competition series. It was held at the Yoyogi National Gymnasium in Tokyo on November 8–10.[1] Medals were awarded in the disciplines of men's singles, ladies' singles, pair skating, and ice dancing. Skaters earned points toward qualifying for the 2013–14 Grand Prix Final.

2013 NHK Trophy
Type:Grand Prix
Date:November 8 – 10
Season:2013–14
Location:Tokyo
Host:Japan Skating Federation
Venue:Yoyogi National Gymnasium
Champions
Men's singles:
Japan Daisuke Takahashi
Ladies' singles:
Japan Mao Asada
Pair skating:
Russia Tatiana Volosozhar / Maxim Trankov
Ice dance:
United States Meryl Davis / Charlie White
Navigation
Previous:
2012 NHK Trophy
Next:
2014 NHK Trophy
Previous GP:
2013 Cup of China
Next GP:
2013 Trophée Éric Bompard

EligibilityEdit

Skaters who reached the age of 14 by July 1, 2013 were eligible to compete on the senior Grand Prix circuit.

EntriesEdit

The entries were as follows.[2]

Country Men Ladies Pairs Ice dancing
  Canada Paige Lawrence / Rudi Swiegers Piper Gilles / Paul Poirier
  China Peng Cheng / Zhang Hao
Sui Wenjing / Han Cong
  Germany Tanja Kolbe / Stefano Caruso
  Georgia Elene Gedevanishvili
  Italy Valentina Marchei Anna Cappellini / Luca Lanotte
  Japan Takahito Mura
Nobunari Oda
Daisuke Takahashi
Mao Asada
Akiko Suzuki
Satoko Miyahara
Narumi Takahashi / Ryuichi Kihara Cathy Reed / Chris Reed
  Russia Konstantin Menshov
Sergei Voronov
Alena Leonova
Elena Radionova
Tatiana Volosozhar / Maxim Trankov
Anastasia Martiusheva / Alexei Rogonov
Elena Ilinykh / Nikita Katsalapov
Victoria Sinitsina / Ruslan Zhiganshin
  Spain Javier Fernández
  United States Max Aaron
Jeremy Abbott
Adam Rippon
Gracie Gold
Mirai Nagasu
Marissa Castelli / Simon Shnapir
Haven Denney / Brandon Frazier
Meryl Davis / Charlie White
Maia Shibutani / Alex Shibutani

Changes to initial lineupEdit

In the pairs' event, Yuko Kavaguti / Alexander Smirnov withdrew due to an injury to Smirnov.[3] Anastasia Martiusheva / Alexei Rogonov were named as their replacements. In the ladies event, Li Zijun withdrew and was not replaced. In the men's event, Chafik Besseghier withdrew and was not replaced.

ResultsEdit

MenEdit

Rank Name Nation Total points[4] SP[5] FS[6]
1 Daisuke Takahashi   Japan 268.31 1 95.55 1 172.76
2 Nobunari Oda   Japan 253.16 3 82.70 2 170.46
3 Jeremy Abbott   United States 237.41 7 78.78 3 158.63
4 Adam Rippon   United States 233.71 4 82.25 4 151.46
5 Javier Fernández   Spain 230.45 2 84.78 8 145.67
6 Takahito Mura   Japan 227.22 5 79.97 6 147.25
7 Max Aaron   United States 223.35 8 76.21 7 147.14
8 Konstantin Menshov   Russia 221.32 9 73.57 5 147.75
9 Sergei Voronov   Russia 221.18 6 79.80 9 141.38

LadiesEdit

Rank Name Nation Total points[7] SP[8] FS[9]
1 Mao Asada   Japan 207.59 1 71.26 1 136.33
2 Elena Radionova   Russia 191.81 3 62.83 2 128.98
3 Akiko Suzuki   Japan 179.32 2 66.03 4 113.29
4 Gracie Gold   United States 177.81 4 62.83 3 114.98
5 Satoko Miyahara   Japan 170.21 6 58.39 5 111.82
6 Valentina Marchei   Italy 168.95 5 61.90 6 107.05
7 Alena Leonova   Russia 161.94 7 55.86 7 106.08
8 Mirai Nagasu   United States 141.71 8 51.01 8 90.70
9 Elene Gedevanishvili   Georgia 129.24 9 45.14 9 84.10

PairsEdit

Rank Name Nation Total points[10] SP[11] FS[12]
1 Tatiana Volosozhar / Maxim Trankov   Russia 236.49 1 82.03 1 154.46
2 Peng Cheng / Zhang Hao   China 182.18 3 65.09 2 117.09
3 Sui Wenjing / Han Cong   China 171.32 2 70.13 5 101.19
4 Marissa Castelli / Simon Shnapir   United States 168.89 5 58.60 3 110.29
5 Haven Denney / Brandon Frazier   United States 167.85 4 58.67 4 109.18
6 Paige Lawrence / Rudi Swiegers   Canada 153.55 6 52.78 6 100.77
7 Anastasia Martiusheva / Alexei Rogonov   Russia 145.37 8 48.97 7 96.40
8 Narumi Takahashi / Ryuichi Kihara   Japan 136.13 7 49.54 8 86.59

Ice dancingEdit

Rank Name Nation Total points[13] SD[14] FD[15]
1 Meryl Davis / Charlie White   United States 186.65 1 73.70 1 112.95
2 Anna Cappellini / Luca Lanotte   Italy 160.06 2 64.58 2 95.48
3 Maia Shibutani / Alex Shibutani   United States 157.58 3 63.09 3 94.49
4 Elena Ilinykh / Nikita Katsalapov   Russia 155.37 4 61.35 4 94.02
5 Piper Gilles / Paul Poirier   Canada 144.07 5 55.20 5 88.87
6 Cathy Reed / Chris Reed   Japan 133.76 7 51.91 6 81.85
7 Tanja Kolbe / Stefano Caruso   Germany 130.51 6 52.39 8 78.12
8 Victoria Sinitsina / Ruslan Zhiganshin   Russia 124.23 8 44.34 7 79.89

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Announcement". International Skating Union. Archived from the original on 2013-06-07. Retrieved 2013-06-07.
  2. ^ "Entries". International Skating Union. June 3, 2013. Archived from the original on 2013-12-05. Retrieved 2013-06-07.
  3. ^ "Alexander Smirnov injured in tournament Panina". Figure Skating Federation of Russia. October 10, 2013.
  4. ^ "ISU GP NHK Trophy 2013: Men - Result". International Skating Union. isuresults.com. Retrieved November 9, 2013.
  5. ^ "ISU GP NHK Trophy 2013: Men - Short Program". International Skating Union. isuresults.com. Retrieved November 9, 2013.
  6. ^ "ISU GP NHK Trophy 2013: Men - Free Skating". International Skating Union. isuresults.com. Retrieved November 9, 2013.
  7. ^ "ISU GP NHK Trophy 2013: Ladies - Result". International Skating Union. isuresults.com. Retrieved November 9, 2013.
  8. ^ "ISU GP NHK Trophy 2013: Ladies - Short Program". International Skating Union. isuresults.com. Retrieved November 9, 2013.
  9. ^ "ISU GP NHK Trophy 2013: Ladies - Free Skating". International Skating Union. isuresults.com. Retrieved November 9, 2013.
  10. ^ "ISU GP NHK Trophy 2013: Pairs - Result". International Skating Union. isuresults.com. Retrieved November 9, 2013.
  11. ^ "ISU GP NHK Trophy 2013: Pairs - Short Program". International Skating Union. isuresults.com. Retrieved November 9, 2013.
  12. ^ "ISU GP NHK Trophy 2013: Pairs - Free Skating". International Skating Union. isuresults.com. Retrieved November 9, 2013.
  13. ^ "ISU GP NHK Trophy 2013: Ice Dance - Result". International Skating Union. isuresults.com. Retrieved November 10, 2013.
  14. ^ "ISU GP NHK Trophy 2013: Ice Dance - Short Dance". International Skating Union. isuresults.com. Retrieved November 10, 2013.
  15. ^ "ISU GP NHK Trophy 2013: Ice Dance - Free Dance". International Skating Union. isuresults.com. Retrieved November 10, 2013.

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