BAKU, Azerbaijan, March 9. I’m
ready for the second day of the World Cup to carry out on different
apparatuses, a participant of the FIG Artistic Gymnastics World Cup
in Baku, Azerbaijani athlete Ivan Tikhonov, advised Trend.
At the World Cup, Ivan Tikhonov carried out on three
apparatuses: a pommel horse, parallel bars, and a crossbar. During
the primary day of the competitors, the gymnast carried out an train
on parallel bars, for which he obtained 13.400 factors. At the
second, Ivan Tikhonov occupies the eleventh intermediate place.
“Today, I did not actually handle to totally carry out the
train. I’m ready for the second day to carry out on different
apparatuses. The coach is mostly happy that I carried out the
mixture totally. I now want to arrange workout routines on six
apparatuses for the European Championship, the place I’ll have the
alternative to move the all-around and qualify for the World
Championship,” he stated.
The FIG Artistic Gymnastics World Cup is held on March
9-12 on the National Gymnastics Arena in Baku. Some 173 gymnasts
from 48 nations all over the world will participate within the
competitors, which is a file variety of collaborating nations in
the historical past of the World Cups in gymnastic disciplines in
In the primary two days of the four-day World Cup
competitions in Baku, qualifying levels will probably be held, and within the
remaining days, finals, which is able to decide the winners in
workout routines on particular person tools. Following the outcomes of the
four-day competitors, the gymnasts with the very best rating will even
be awarded the standard AGF Trophy.
Azerbaijan will probably be represented on the competitions by
Nikita Simonov and Ivan Tikhonov (males’s inventive gymnastics),
Samira Gahramanova and Nazanin Teymurova (ladies’s inventive