China's Pang, Tong win pairs at Trophee Bompard

The Associated Press

PARIS (AP) -- Olympic runners-up Pang Qing and Tong Jian won the pairs at the Trophee Bompard for the first time on Saturday.

The veteran pair posted the best score in the free skate to secure a total of 193.86 points in Paris. World bronze medalists Meagan Duhamel and Eric Radford of Canada finished second with 190.89.

Americans Caydee Denney and John Coughlin took the bronze medal with 184.01 after overtaking Russians Vera Bazarova and Yuri Larionov, who were third after the short program.