Asian Open Figure Skating Trophy 2019 – Preview

The eighth  of the ten Challenger Series events is Asian Open Figure Skating Trophy, which takes place in Dongguan, China from the 30th October-3rd November.

Here’s a rundown of who you can expect to see competing at this event and some information about them.

There is no Pairs event at this competition.

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Team Country Notable Results 18/19 Nationals Program Information World Standing
Matilda Friend / William Badaoui Australia Warsaw Cup - 6th (132.37) 2nd (S), 1st (J) RD: The Adventures of Priscilla, Queen of the Desert / FD: Game of Thrones 47th
Wanqi Ning / Chao Wang China Mentor Torun Cup - 9th (139.19) 3rd RD: Mary Poppins / FD: Mozart L'Opera Rock 56th
Junfei Ren / Alexey Karpushov China 6th
Maria Kazakova / Georgy Reviya Georgia Volvo Open Cup - 1st (167.30, J) RD: Take Good Care of My Baby/Dream A Little Dream / FD: In The End 33rd
Shari Koch / Christian Nuechtern Germany Bosporus Cup - 2nd (174.86) 1st RD: Blues Brothers / FD: Coldplay medley 41st
Jennifer Urban / Benjamin Steffan Germany Bavarian Open - 2nd (172.45) 3rd RD: Cabaret / FD: Paint It Black 54th
Misato Komatsubara / Tim Koleto Japan World Team Trophy - 6th (160.24) 1st RD: Dreamgirls / FD: Lord of the Dance 25th
Justyna Plutowska / Jeremie Flemin Poland Bavarian Open 2019 - 4th (155.50) 2nd FD: Waves 61st
Ksenia Konkina / Pavel Drozd Russia Open Ice Mall Cup - 3rd (172.24) RD: 42nd Street / FD: Nocturne No. 20 in C Sharp Minor 95th
Ekaterina Mironova / Evgenii Ustenko Russia 12th
Christina Carreira / Anthony Ponomarenko USA Tallinn Trophy 2018 - 1st (180.22) 5th RD: Too Darn Hot / FD: Farrucas/Malagueña 12th


Skater Country Notable Results 18/19 Nationals Program Information Notable Jumps World Standing
Ashley Colliver Australia 4th
Kailani Craine Australia Autumn Classic - 4th (167.84) 1st SP: I Like It Like That 3Lo+3Lo 41st
Yixuan Zhang China 8th SP: No One / FP: The Scent of Love (The Piano soundtrack) 3Lz+2T
Emma Tang Chinese Taipei 6th
Cheuk Ka Kahlen Cheung Hong Kong International Halloween Cup - 6th (128.17) SP: Sweet Dreams (Are Made of This) / FP: Carmen 3T+1Eu+2S
Hiu Ching Kwong Hong Kong Asian Open Figure Skating Trophy - 8th (116.25) SP: Jalousie (Tango Tzigane) / FP: Game of Thrones Theme 3T+3T 204th
Yi Christy Leung Hong Kong Worlds - 14th (177.22) SP: Whatever Lola Wants / FP: Cirque du Soleil medley 3Lz+3T 42nd
Tasya Putri Indonesia Challenge Cup - 19th (84.83)
Aiza Mambekova Kazakhstan Tallinn Trophy - 20th (123.12) SP: Corazon Espinado / FP: Jumyr-Qylysh 3S+2T 122nd
Sze Chyi Chew Malaysia 2nd
Maral-Erdene Gansukh Mongolia SP: Swan Lake / FP: Eternal Light
Brooke Tamepo New Zealand 2nd
Hanul Kim South Korea Four Continents - 13th (162.48) 9th SP: It Must Have Been Love / FP: Miss Saigon (soundtrack) 2A+3T 29th
Siwon Lee South Korea 13th
Eunsoo Lim South Korea Worlds - 10th (205.57) 2nd SP: Capriccio Espagnol / FP: Sabrina (soundtrack) 3Lz+3T 14th
Gabriella Izzo USA Egna Spring Trophy - 1st (182.00) 1st (J) SP: I Am Here / FP: Starry Starry Night 3F+3Lo 73rd


Skater Country Notable Results 18/19 Nationals Program Information Notable Jumps World Standing
Jordan Dodds Australia Warsaw Cup - 16th (147.40) 4th 3T+1Eu+3S
Charlton Doherty Australia Asian Open Figure Skating Trophy - 10th (137.75) 6th 3Lz+3T
James Min Australia Asian Open Figure Skating Trophy - 8th (155.22) 3rd SP: Moonlight Sonata 3Lz+3T 144th
Zhiming Peng China
Chih-I Tsao Chinese Taipei Asian Open Figure Skating Trophy - 2nd (195.40) 1st 3Lz+2T 68th
Kwun Hung Leung Hong Kong Coupe du Printemps - 8th (147.49) SP: Destruction (Mr Hiiragi's homeroom soundtrack) / FP: Swan Lake 3S+1Eu+2S
Harrison Jon-Yen Wong Hong Kong U.S. International Figure Skating Classic - 7th (171.59) 3Lz+3T 87th
Lap Kan Yuen Hong Kong Winter Universiade - 22nd (148.36) 3T+2T
Alexei Bychenko Israel Open Ice Mall Cup - 2nd (234.57) 2nd SP: Words / FP: Pirates of the Caribbean (soundtrack) 4T+2T 21st
Daniel Grassl Italy 30th Golden Bear - 1st (250.37) 1st SP: Lacrimosa + Requiem "Angel" / FP: A Single Man (soundtrack) 4Lz 18th
Se Jong Byun South Korea Asian Open Figure Skating Trophy - 3rd (193.38) 7th 3Lz+1Eu+2S 139th
Younghyun Cha South Korea 1st Winter Children of Asia International Sports Games - 3rd (193.38, J) 4th SP: Bolero / FP: Minnie the Moocher 3Lz+3T 90th
Sihyeong Lee South Korea Four Continents - 15th (183.98) 3rd SP: Elena and Lila/Last Days / FP: Love Never Dies 3Lz+3T / 3A (training 4S) 59th
Ryan Dunk USA JGP Yerevan - 4th (195.30, J) 1st (J) SP: The Blower's Daughter / FP: Io Ci Saro 3F+3T 63rd
Andrew Torgashev USA Egna Spring Trophy - 2nd (218.43) 7th SP: Bloodstream / FP: Tosca 4T+3T 33rd

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