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Our gymnasts bring 3 medals into National team medal box at the 1st “AGF Junior Trophy” competitions in Men`s Artistic Gymnastics


There was held the 1st “AGF Junior Trophy” international tournament in Men`s Artistic Gymnastics at Milli Gimnastika Arenasi (National Gymnastics Arena) on March 7 & 8.

Azerbaijan was represented by Ramin Damirov, Mansum Safarov, Anar Hasanov, Aghakazim Rustamov and Rasul Ahmadzada in this event.

Our team brought 2 Silver and 1 Bronze medals into the medal box of the National Team in the tournament which was held within home walls. In team competition, the Azerbaijani gymnasts succeeded to win the “Bronze” on the first day of the events.

In the Apparatus Final held on March 8 - International Women's Day, Mansum Safarov made some kind of present to the female representatives of the gymnastics community and gymnastics fans with his results by winning two Silver medals. He mounted the 2nd step of the podium for the performances on Floor and Rings while he was one step away from the medal for his Horizontal Bar routine.

Other representatives – Rasul Ahmadzada ranked 8th on Pommel Horse, 4th on Parallel Bars and 5th on Horizontal Bar, while Ramin Damirov became the 6th on Rings, the 5th on Vault and the 7th on Parallel Bars. And one more representative – Anar Hasanov took the 8th place on Floor.