Baku, Azerbaijan, Feb. 6
By Maksim Tsurkov – Trend:
Azerbaijani athlete Timur Bayramov expects that the National Gymnastics Arena will be filled with fans during the forthcoming FIG Artistic Gymnastics World Cup, to be held in Baku in March.
Bayramov told Trend that he, first of all, expects the upcoming competition to be organized at a high level.
The athlete noted that after winning a bronze medal at the Islamic Solidarity Games, he worked hard in order to advance to the finals of the FIG Artistic Gymnastics World Cup.
“I expect that there will be stands full of fans and a worthy competition, because strong athletes from various countries of the near and far abroad are expected to compete. After winning the bronze medal on bars at the Islamic Games, I worked a little on the complexity, both in this discipline, and in others. I hope that I will be able to compete, at least, for the finals,” added Bayramov.
Bayramov believes that during the season he will finalize his programs and compete for various achievements.
He added that the participation in the competition in his home country increases the responsibility.
The FIG Artistic Gymnastics World Cup will be held at Baku’s National Gymnastics Arena for the third time on March 15-18, with 163 athletes from 27 countries taking part in the event.