Belarusian athletes successfully performed at the 25th anniversary gymnastics tournament for the Olympic Champion’s Cup Mikhail Voronin – the competition ended in the Olimpiisky sports complex in Moscow. In the collection of our team – 4 medals. Anna Travkova with a score of 51.650 points won bronze in the all-around. The Belarusian was overtaken by the Korean woman Ye Seojong (51.950) and the representative of the USA Elena Schennikova (53.825). In the junior competitions on uneven bars on the third step of the podium rose our Zhanna Metelitsa. The result of Belarusians is 12.150 points. Also in the top three are Vladislav Urazov from Russia (12.850) and Korean Yunseo (13.875). In the men’s tournament I was pleased with Yegor Sharamkov. In the final of the floor exercises, our athlete won silver (14.100), losing only to the silver medalist of the Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, Russian Ivan Stretovich (14.225). In the vault, the Belarusian was third with a score of 14.163 points. In junior competitions Belarus was represented by Ilya Vasilenko. In the all-around, he became the 11th (69.200), the 7th floor exercise (11.725), the vault – the 8th (12.475). In general, the Belarusians improved last year’s result, when we had 2 medals of Roman Antropov.
In total in Moscow this time almost 200 athletes from 25 countries performed. The Voronin Cup tournament has been held since 1993.