Ukrainian gymnast grabs gold in EYOF Baku 2019 floor exercises (PHOTO)
Baku, Azerbaijan, July 26
By Jani Babayeva – Trend:
The winners in floor exercises of the artistic gymnastics competitions as part of the XV Summer European Youth Olympic Festival (EYOF Baku 2019) were awarded at the National Gymnastics Arena, Trend reports.
Ukrainian gymnast Nazar Chepurnyi ranked first (14.300 points), another Ukrainian gymnast Ilia Kovtun ranked second (14.000 points), while Russian gymnast Ivan Kulyak ranked third (13.966 points).
Azerbaijani athlete Samad Mammadli ranked sixth having scored 13.733 points.
The finals of the men's and women's individual all-around artistic gymnastics competitions are being held in the National Gymnastics Arena as part of EYOF Baku 2019.
The competitions in artistic gymnastics kicked off in the National Gymnastics Arena as part of the XV Summer European Youth Olympic Festival (EYOF Baku 2019) on July 23.
The competitions in artistic gymnastics among men and women are being held as part of EYOF Baku 2019 on July 23-27.
The XV Summer European Youth Olympic Festival, which is held July 21-27, is taking place at 12 sports facilities.
The festival is attended by 3,900 athletes from 48 European countries. Fifty-two percent of the participants are males, and 48 percent are females. Athletes are competing for 135 sets of medals. A total of 930 medals are prepared for the winners, including 300 gold, 300 silver and 330 bronze medals.
Some 122 athletes represent Azerbaijan at the festival.
Athletes are competing in ten kinds of sports: gymnastics, athletics, basketball, cycling, handball, judo, swimming, tennis, volleyball and wrestling.