Athlete Angelina Melnikova took first place in the individual all-around at the World Artistic Gymnastics Championships in the Japanese city of Kitakyushu. It is reported by the ROC. Melnikova for the first time won the individual all-around at the World Championships – the girl scored 6.632 points and bypassed American gymnasts Leanne Wong and Kayla di Cello, who took second and third places, respectively.
“Angelina was ready to win the all-around among this composition of the participants of the World Championship, everything is in order,” said the head coach of the national team Valentina Rodionenko. – In no case should you belittle her victory, it was very difficult for her to perform after the Olympic Games, which ended quite recently. Melnikova showed clean programs on every shell. “
This is the second significant victory for the athlete in the past few months. Previously, she won the team all-around at the Olympic Games as part of the national team. In addition to Melnikova, Lilia Akhaimova, Victoria Listunova and Vladislav Urazova became champions.
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