Bulgaria and Italy become world champions on the last day of Sofia World Championships 2018, respectively with 5 hoops and 3 balls + 2 ropes. Russia settles with a silver medal and Japan and Ukraine conquer their first world medals.
Continue reading Sofia 2018: Bulgaria and Italy break Russian hegemony in the last day
On the triangle between Russia, Italy and Bulgaria. How eventually Russia keeps the all around world title. And how Soldatova continues to charm the whole Armeec Arena after winning the bronze medal on Friday, and becoming Longines Queen of Elegance.
Continue reading Sofia 2018: Russia collects their 7th gold, Italy and Bulgaria to Tokio 2020
Queen Averina D. keeps her crown, Linoy upgrades to silver medal and Aleksandra Soldatova completes the podium with bronze.
Completes results and pictures at the end of the article. Continue reading Sofia, the AA Final: Dina Averina, keeps her crown
One thing we have to say: of all the world championships I have seen, this is for sure the most exciting. And this day 4 particularly was full of surprises, starting from the qualifications!
Starting list for the AA final at the end of the post with the results. Continue reading Sofia WCh Day 4: Soldatova and Averina D gold medalists of the day
Salome Pazhava at Sofia World Championships 2018, photo by Ulrich Fasbender
Wednesday, third day of Sofia World Championships, the team are now composed only by two gymnasts doing clubs and ribbon. And well, the executions today weren’t world championships level.
Continue reading Sofia World Championships D3: Averina D still on top and major troubles for the rest
Soldatova, Averina and Agiurgiuculese medalist in Sofia World Championships 2018
Sofia World Championships day 2 in Armeec Arena,
Dina Averina takes the first world titles with hoop and ball. Linoy Ashram is silver medalist with hoop. And Alexandra Agiurgiuculese conquers her first world bronze medal, and the second individual world medal for Italy after 27 years. Continue reading Sofia World Champ day 2: Dina Averina world champion with ball and hoop
Aleksandra Soldatova at Sofia World Championships 2018. By Fanny Cortil.
Sofia World Championships 2018 of Rhythmic Gymnastics: Aleksandra Soldatova is the girl of the day during the first day. With ball she receives 20.250 (0.100 point more than Dina Averina), 0.200 points more than Arina who won’t be defending her world title in tomorrow’s finals. Continue reading Day One in Sofia: Soldatova takes the lead
Katrin Taseva and Linoy Ashram win their first World Cup gold medal. Aleksandra Soldatova is the most successful gymnast with 3 gold medals and 1 bronze. In group’s competition Bulgaria and Japan get one gold apiece. Continue reading World Cup Sofia: Taseva and Ashram collect their first gold medal
Aleksandra Soldatova wins the All Around of the first World Cup of the year, ahead of Ekaterina Selezneva and Linoy Ashram. Despite the mistakes with hoop during the first day, Aleksandra obtains the highest scores with clubs and ribbon and overcome teammate Selezneva. Bronze medal for Linoy Ashram, who takes advantage of Kaleyn’s mistakes. Continue reading Sofia World Cup: Aleksandra Soldatova and Bulgaria are gold medalists
Photo by Bulgarian Gymnastics Federation.
Selezneva amazes the audience and is currently first after two apparatuses. Despite a mistake with hoop that keeps her score under the 17.000, Soldatova is back with a new ball routine and obtains 19.500 with ball, which is the highest score of the day.
Continue reading Prelude to the World Championships: Sofia World Cup, 1st day