Peng Cheng

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This is a Chinese name; the family name is Peng.
Peng Cheng
Personal information
Country represented  China
Born (1997-04-23) April 23, 1997 (age 17)
Harbin
Height 1.56 m (5 ft 1 12 in)
Partner Zhang Hao
Former partner Zhang Tianci
Coach Yao Bin, Hongbo Zhao, Bing Han
Choreographer Lori Nichol
Former choreographer Even Wong
ISU personal best scores
Combined total 197.37
2013–14 Grand Prix Final
Short program 71.68
2014 Worlds
Free skate 128.50
2013–14 Grand Prix Final

Peng Cheng (Chinese: 彭程; pinyin: Péng Chéng; April 23, 1997) is a Chinese pair skater. With partner Zhang Hao, she competed at the 2014 Winter Olympics.

Career[edit]

Early in her career, Peng competed with Zhang Tianci.

Her partnership with Zhang Hao was announced in May 2012.[1][2] The pair made their international debut at the 2012 Cup of China. They placed 11th at their first World Championships.

In the 2013–14 season, Peng/Zhang won their first Grand Prix medals, bronze at the 2013 Cup of China and silver at the 2013 NHK Trophy, and qualified for the Grand Prix Final, where they came in fourth. They were selected for the 2014 Winter Olympics and finished eighth in Sochi. Ending their season, they placed fifth at the 2014 World Championships in Saitama.

For the 2014-2015 Grand Prix season, Peng/Zhang were assigned to Skate America and Cup of China.[3]

Programs[edit]

(with Zhang)

Season Short program Free skating Exhibition
2013–2014
[4]
  • La Coronacion
    by Globus
2012–2013
[5]
  • Live and Let Die
    by Paul McCartney
    performed by David Garrett

Competitive highlights[edit]

Results[6]
International
Event 2012–13 2013–14
Olympics 8th
World Championships 11th 5th
Four Continents 5th
Grand Prix Final 4th
GP Bompard 4th
GP Cup of China 5th 3rd
GP NHK Trophy 2nd
National
Chinese Championships 1st
Team events
World Team Trophy 5T/3P
GP = Grand Prix; TBD = To be decided
T = Team result; P = Personal result;
Medals awarded for team result only.

Detailed results[edit]

2013–2014 season
Date Event SP FS Total
March 26–27, 2014 2014 World Championships 5
71.68
5
123.15
5
194.83
February 11–12, 2014 2014 Winter Olympics 7
70.59
8
125.13
8
195.72
December 5–8, 2013 2013 Grand Prix Final 5
68.87
4
128.50
4
197.37
November 8–10, 2013 2013 NHK Trophy 3
65.09
2
117.09
2
182.18
November 1–2, 2013 2013 Cup of China 3
64.24
3
122.95
3
187.19
2012–2013 season
Date Event SP FS Total
March 10–17, 2013 2013 World Championships 10
58.52
11
108.66
11
167.18
February 6–11, 2013 2013 Four Continents Championships 5
52.46
6
112.36
5
164.82
November 16–18, 2012 2012 Trophée Eric Bompard 3
59.92
6
107.84
4
167.76
November 2–4, 2012 2012 ISU Grand Prix Cup of China 4
57.89
5
105.98
5
163.87
  • QR = Qualifying round; SP = Short program; FS = Free skating

References[edit]

  1. ^ Lei, Lei (May 8, 2012). "Zhangs part ways". China Daily. 
  2. ^ "Olympic silver medalists Zhangs part ways". Ice Network. May 8, 2012. 
  3. ^ "2014-15 ISU Grand Prix of Figure Skating - Pairs". July 22, 2014. 
  4. ^ "Cheng PENG / Hao ZHANG: 2013/2014". International Skating Union. Archived from the original on May 4, 2014. 
  5. ^ "Cheng PENG / Hao ZHANG: 2012/2013". International Skating Union. Archived from the original on June 20, 2013. 
  6. ^ "Competition Results: Cheng PENG / Hao ZHANG". International Skating Union. 

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