World Championship figure skating: Březina 2nd after short skate
Twenty-two-year-old Czech figure skater Michal Březina completed a stunning performance at the world championships in Nice, France, and is in second place following the completion of the men’s short program. The skater scored 87.67 points (the sixth-best finish in the men’s short program ever, idnes noted). He finished behind Canada’s Patrick Chan who had 89.41. 2010 world champion Daisuke Takahashi of Japan scored 85.72 and is third.