Baku, Azerbaijan, Feb. 20
By Anvar Mammadov - Trend:
Azerbaijani gymnast Yulia Inshina wishes success to her team members.
"Unfortunately, I did not perform well in the floor exercises," she told reporters. "But the first day was more successful. I advanced to the uneven bars final."
"Marina Nekrasova advanced to the balance beam final," she said. "I wish her success in the floor exercises."
The FIG World Challenge Cup in Artistic Gymnastics kicked off in Baku 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 are to participate in the event.
Men's and women's qualifications on the first two days of the competitions will be followed by apparatus finals on the last day.