Patrick Chan captures third world title

Toronto's Patrick Chan, 22, showed a world-record performance at the 2013 ISU World Figure Skating Championships on Wednesday. And on Friday, March 15, he captured his third straight world title.

2013 ISU World Figure Skating Championships

LONDON, CANADA - MARCH 15: Patrick Chan of Canada celebrates his gold medal in the Mens Free Skating Program during the 2013 ISU World Figure Skating Championships at Budweiser Gardens on March 15, 2013 in London, Ontario, Canada. (Photo by Dave Sandford/Getty Images)

2013 ISU World Figure Skating Championships

LONDON, CANADA - MARCH 15: Patrick Chan of Canada celebrates his gold medal in the Mens Free Skating Program during the 2013 ISU World Figure Skating Championships at Budweiser Gardens on March 15, 2013 in London, Ontario, Canada. (Photo by Dave Sandford/Getty Images)

2013 ISU World Figure Skating Championships

LONDON, CANADA - MARCH 15: Patrick Chan of Canada (Middle) celebrates winning gold with Denis Ten of Kazakhstan (left) with silver and Javier Fernandez of Spain with bronze in the Mens Free Skating Program during the 2013 ISU World Figure Skating Championships at Budweiser Gardens on March 15, 2013 in London, Ontario, Canada. (Photo by Dave Sandford/Getty Images)

2013 ISU World Figure Skating Championships - Day 1

LONDON, CANADA - MARCH 13: Patrick Chan of Canada skates in the Men's Short Program during the 2013 ISU World Figure Skating Championships at Budweiser Gardens on March 13, 2013 in London, Ontario, Canada. (Photo by Dave Sandford/Getty Images)

2013 ISU World Figure Skating Championships - Day 1

LONDON, CANADA - MARCH 13: Patrick Chan of Canada reacts to his score putting him in first place after his performance in the Men's Short Program during the 2013 ISU World Figure Skating Championships at Budweiser Gardens on March 13, 2013 in London, Ontario, Canada. (Photo by Dave Sandford/Getty Images)

2013 ISU World Figure Skating Championships - Day 1

LONDON, CANADA - MARCH 13: Patrick Chan of Canada skates in the Men's Short Program during the 2013 ISU World Figure Skating Championships at Budweiser Gardens on March 13, 2013 in London, Ontario, Canada. (Photo by Dave Sandford/Getty Images)

2013 ISU World Figure Skating Championships - Day 1

LONDON, CANADA - MARCH 13: Patrick Chan of Canada reacts to the crowd at the end of his performance in the Men's Short Program during the 2013 ISU World Figure Skating Championships at Budweiser Gardens on March 13, 2013 in London, Ontario, Canada. (Photo by Dave Sandford/Getty Images)

2013 ISU World Figure Skating Championships - Day 1

LONDON, CANADA - MARCH 13: Patrick Chan of Canada skates in the Men's Short Program during the 2013 ISU World Figure Skating Championships at Budweiser Gardens on March 13, 2013 in London, Ontario, Canada. (Photo by Dave Sandford/Getty Images)

2013 ISU World Figure Skating Championships - Day 1

LONDON, CANADA - MARCH 13: Patrick Chan of Canada reacts to his score putting him in first place after his performance in the Men's Short Program during the 2013 ISU World Figure Skating Championships at Budweiser Gardens on March 13, 2013 in London, Ontario, Canada. (Photo by Dave Sandford/Getty Images)

2013 ISU World Figure Skating Championships - Day 1

LONDON, CANADA - MARCH 13: Patrick Chan of Canada reacts to his score putting him in first place after his skate in the Men's Short Program during the 2013 ISU World Figure Skating Championships at Budweiser Gardens on March 13, 2013 in London, Ontario, Canada. (Photo by Dave Sandford/Getty Images)

2013 ISU World Figure Skating Championships - Day 1

LONDON, CANADA - MARCH 13: Patrick Chan of Canada skates in the Men's Short Program during the 2013 ISU World Figure Skating Championships at Budweiser Gardens on March 13, 2013 in London, Ontario, Canada. (Photo by Dave Sandford/Getty Images)

2013 ISU World Figure Skating Championships - Day 1

LONDON, CANADA - MARCH 13: Patrick Chan of Canada pumps his fists at the end of his performance in the Men's Short Program during the 2013 ISU World Figure Skating Championships at Budweiser Gardens on March 13, 2013 in London, Ontario, Canada. (Photo by Dave Sandford/Getty Images)

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