BAKU, Azerbaijan, Mar. 12
Portuguese athletes Rita Ferreira and Ana Teixeira, with a score of 28.850 points, have taken the first place among women's pairs in the balance exercise program at the 28th FIG Acrobatic Gymnastics World Championships in Baku, Trend reports.
The US representatives Katherine Borcherding and Cierra McKown (27.350 points) have taken the second place, followed by Alexandra Rudakova and Damira Talgat from Kazakhstan (27.050 points).
The 28th FIG Acrobatic Gymnastics World Championships is being held at the National Gymnastics Arena in Baku from March 10 through March 13.
Some 170 gymnasts from 17 countries are participating in the championship, which is being held in Baku for the first time.
The women's, mixed and men's pairs, women's and men's groups are demonstrating the balance, tempo and combined exercises at the competitions.