Baku, Azerbaijan, Feb. 19
The men's qualification pommel horse competitions completed on the first day of the FIG World Challenge Cup in Artistic Gymnastics, being held at the National Gymnastics Arena Feb. 19.
The gymnasts from Japan, Belgium, Norway, Turkey, Iran, Croatia, Latvia and Israel reached the final following the qualification.
Japanese gymnast Tomomasa Hasegawa with a score of 15,100 showed the first qualifying result.
The FIG World Challenge Cup in Artistic Gymnastics started in Baku on Feb. 19 and is to end Feb. 21. As many as 45 male and 22 female gymnasts will compete for medals in Apparatus Finals of the World Challenge Cup. In general, athletes from 19 countries will participate at the event.
Qualifications both among men and women on the first two days of the competitions will be followed by Apparatus Finals on the last day.