Another victory for Azerbaijan gymnasts

By: Amina Nazarli

The Hungarian city of Budapest hosted the second edition of the International Rhythmic Gymnastics Tournament “TAVASZI KUPA 2015” which was held on March 20-23.

Azerbaijan pre-juniors brought home many medals from Hungary, doing their team proud.

Fidan Yusifzada showed off the extent of her talent and determination when she brought home four gold medals — ball, hoop, without apparatus and all-around. Leila Damirova, another successful gymnast, won three gold medals in hoop, all-around, and without apparatus.

Fatima Akperova competing in all-around and with hoop took two gold medals.

Ulker Huseynova -also did not lag behind her teammates and won the gold medal for the exercise with ball and the silver one for all-around.

Alina Tyurina took two silver medals in all-around, and without apparatus, as well as bronze medal for the exercise with ball.

Narmina Samedova became the silver winner in performance with ball. She also took three bronze medals (without apparatus, all-around, rope)

Agalarzade Gullu and Daria Farshbafshahriyari took silver and bronze medals performing with ball, respectively.

Pre-junior group team also distinguished itself by gaining two gold medals (five hoops, 10 clubs).