Manzano seventh in NHK Trophy
Article courtesy of The Olympic Winter Institute of Australia
Sunday, November 7, 2004

Miriam Manzano has finished in seventh place in the NHK Trophy in Nagoya, Japan.

The Canberra skater was in eighth place after the short program but moved up a spot after the free program.

In a strong performance she finished ahead of higher ranked skaters Amber Corwin of the United States and Alisa Drei of Finland.

World champion Shizuka Arakawa won the event from fellow Japanese skater Miki Ando, the 2004 world junior champion. Elena Sokolova of Russia was third.