Azerbaijani gymnasts shine at Voronin Cup

By: Amina Nazarli

The 21st International Artistic Gymnastics Tournament, the Mikhail Voronin Cup, wrapped up in Moscow on December 17.

During the two days of the annual event, gymnasts including 87 men and 53 women competed for the medals.

Members of the national team Anna Pavlova and Yuliya Inshina, who won a total of six medals, represented Azerbaijan at the tournament.

Anna Pavlova gained 51.70 points for her performances and took the third place in the all-around. She also won a bronze medal in the floor exercise, on vault and uneven bars. Both gymnasts stood on the same platform during the balance beam awarding ceremony. Pavlova became the second, and Yuliya Inshina won bronze medal.

For the national gymnasts, the Mikhail Voronin Cup became the last event of the outgoing year.