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National gymnast wins gold in World Cup

11 September 2017 [16:56] - TODAY.AZ

By Amina Nazarli

Azerbaijani gymnast Marina Nekrasova for the first time won a gold medal at the FIG World Challenge Cup 2017 held in the Hungarian city of Szombathely.

Organized both in Men's and Women's Artistic Gymnastics, the event was held on September 8-10.

The leader of the team, who finished in the 3rd place in the classification of the strongest in vault, gained a final victory by further improving the final score.

Among other national athletes including Julia Inshina, Yekaterina Tishkova, Murad Agharzayev and Bence Talas participating in the competition, Julia showed the best in the final round, which was one step ahead of the medal.


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