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Peng Cheng

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Former partner  Zhang Tianci
Free skate  136.96 2015 Worlds
Weight  41 kg
Coach  Yao Bin, Zhao Hongbo
Short program  71.68 2014 Worlds
Height  1.57 m
Country represented  China
Role  Figure skater
Choreographer  Lori Nichol
Former choreographer  Even Wong
Name  Peng Cheng
Partner  Zhang Hao

Peng Cheng Cheng Peng Photos ISU World Team Trophy 2013 Day 3

Born  April 23, 1997 (age 18) (1997-04-23) Harbin

Combined total  206.63 2015 Worlds

20181229 Chinese Nationals - Peng Cheng/Jin Yang SP

Peng Cheng (Chinese: 彭程; pinyin: Péng Chéng; April 23, 1997) is a Chinese pair skater. With current partner Jin Yang, she is the 2017 Asian Winter Games silver medalist. With former partner Zhang Hao, she is the 2015 Four Continents silver medalist and competed at the 2014 Winter Olympics.


Peng Cheng Cheng Peng Pictures ISU Grand Prix of Figure Skating


Peng Cheng Cheng Peng Photos ISU Grand Prix of Figure Skating

Early in her career, Peng competed with Zhang Tianci.

Partnership with Zhang Hao

Peng Cheng Cheng Peng Pictures ISU Grand Prix of Figure Skating

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

Peng Cheng Chinese Daily Photos 2011 2012 2013 amp 2014 Page 238

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, where they placed 3rd and 1st, respectively, qualifying for the 2015 Grand Prix Final. They finished 4th at that competition after placing 5th in the short program and 3rd in the free skate. They won the silver medal at the 2015 Four Continents Figure Skating Championships. At the 2015 World Figure Skating Championships, they earned personal best scores in the free skate and combined total to finish in 4th place overall.

Partnership with Jin Yang

On April 14, 2016, International Figure Skating magazine broke the news of Peng's new partnership with Jin Yang. The Chinese Skating Association decided to switch partners between the two pairs of Peng/Zhang and Yu/Jin.

Competitive highlights

GP: Grand Prix


Peng Cheng Wikipedia