Finals in Doha

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Find below the results from both days of the Finals at the 2012 Doha World Cup event. Starting with Day Two. For the Women, Catalina Ponor won two gold medals (Balance Beam and Floor Exercise). On the Balance Beam, Ashleigh Brennan and Poland's Marta Pihan-Kulesza rounded out the Beam medals, whilst Romanian Diana Laura Bulimar and China's JIANG Yuyuan rounded out the Floor medalists. China's DU Wei won the Men's Vault title over Armenian Artur Davtyan and Poland's Marek Lyszczarz. Chinese superstar GUO Weiyang won the Gold medal on the Parallel Bars and Bronze on the Horizontal Bar whilst Frenchman Yann Cucherat won silver on both these events. Switzerland's Claudio Capelli was third on the Parallel Bars. 2008 Olympian ZOU Kai won the Horizontal Bar with a MASSIVE 7.9 Difficulty Score!! 

On the first day of Finals, Swiss starlet Giulia Steingruber won the Women's Vault title with German Nadine Jarosch and Teja Belak of Slovenia rounding out the top three. British Uneven Bars star Elizabeth Tweddle dominated her pet event over China's JIANG Yuyuan and Germany's Lisa Katharina Hill. ZOU Kai won the Floor Exercise with Croatian Tomislav Markovic and Romanian Vlad Bogdan Cotuna second and third respectively. On the Pommel Horse, Slovenia's Saso Bertoncelj was successful over China's LIAO Qiuhua and Frenchman Cyril Tommasone. On the Still Rings, LIAO Qiuhua was the Gold medalist with Armenian Vahagn Davtyan and France's Danny Pinheiro-Rodrigues in silver and bronze positions. 

RESULTS:
WOMEN'S ARTISTIC GYMNASTICS:
VAULT:
  1. Giulia Steingruber (SUI) (15.325, 14.000) 14.662 Sleeveless leotard, quite a lovely design! 
  2. Nadine Jarosch (GER) (14.225, 13.450) 13.837
  3. Teja Belak (SLO) (14.175, 13.450) 13.812
  4. Kirsten Beckett (RSA) (14.200, 12.975) 13.587
  5. Demet Mutlu (TUR) (13.650, 12.925) 13.287
  6. Togzhan Manassova (KAZ) (13.200, 12.500) 12.850
  7. Monika Frandofert (POL) (12.750, 12.825) 12.787
  8. Olga Antipenko (KAZ) (13.500, 12.050) 12.762
  9. Aljazy Al-Habshi (QAT) (11.925, 11.600) 11.762
UNEVEN BARS:
  1. Elizabeth Tweddle (GBR) 15.175 Awesome routine from Beth!
  2. JIANG Yuyuan (CHN) 14.875 Nice to see a different leotard from the Chinese. I actually like this sleeveless one! 
  3. Lisa Katharina Hill (GER) 14.575 
  4. Larisa Iordache (ROU) 14.525 Love the Romanian leotard and how sweet and supporting is Catalina Ponor. 
  5. Marta Pihan-Kulesza (POL) Huge fan of Marta, her leotards and her Gymnastics; Diana Laura Bulimar (ROU) 14.275 Lovely and plain-ish leotard.

  6. Giulia Steingruber (SUI) 13.775 Nice routine from Giulia 
  7. Nadine Jarosch (GER) 13.725
BALANCE BEAM:
  1. Catalina Ponor (ROU) 15.300 Absolutely love Catalina's leotard!! Great routine, a couple of bobbles but a solid routine. 
  2. Ashleigh Brennan (AUS) 14.325 Beautiful Aussie leotard! And a solid routine from Ash!! 
  3. Marta Pihan-Kulesza (POL) 13.900 Yet another stunning leotard. Awesome couple of saves throughout the routine. 
  4. Jessica Lopez (VEN) 13.750 I heart Jessica's leotard. Nice patterning and color combination. Solid routine, with a couple of bobbles. 
  5. Giulia Steingruber (SUI) 13.575 Always love Switzerland's leotards. Solid routine for Giulia. 
  6. Hannah Whelan (GBR) 13.425 Love this routine from Whelan! A couple of bobbles and a huge step to the side on the dismount. 
  7. Mary Anne Monckton (AUS) 13.200 Pity about the fall on acro series because it was a lovely routine otherwise. 
  8. Lisa Katharina Hill (GER) 12.425 What a scary fall!!
FLOOR EXERCISE:
MEN'S ARTISTIC GYMNASTICS:
FLOOR EXERCISE:
  1. ZOU Kai (CHN) 15.500
  2. Tomislav Markovic (CRO) 15.025
  3. Vlad Bogdan Cotuna (ROU) 14.825
  4. Andrew Smith (IRL) 14.575
  5. Jimmy Verbaeys (BEL) 14.250
  6. Rok Klavora (SLO) 14.025
  7. HUANG Yuguo (CHN) 13.775
  8. Aleksandar Batinkov (BUL) 13.150
POMMEL HORSE:
  1. Saso Bertoncelj (SLO) 15.225
  2. LIAO Qiuhua (CHN) 14.825
  3. Cyril Tommasone (FRA) 14.625
  4. Artur Davtyan (ARM) 14.575
  5. Zoltan Kallai (HUN) 14.550
  6. Cristian Ioan Bataga (ROU) 14.525
  7. Vid Hidvegi (HUN) 14.075
  8. Robert Seligman (CRO) 12.475
STILL RINGS:
  1. LIAO Qiuhua (CHN) 15.575
  2. Vahagn Davtyan (ARM) 15.550
  3. Danny Pinheiro-Rodrigues (FRA) 15.525
  4. Artur Tovmasyan (ARM); Andreas Toba (GER) 15.275

  5. Federico Molinari (ARG) 14.950
  6. Cristian Ioan Bataga (ROU) 14.875
  7. Ali Ramadan Zahran (EGY) 14.675
VAULT:
  1. DU Wei (CHN) (15.825, 16.200) 16.012
  2. Artur Davtyan (ARM) (15.700, 15.750) 15.725
  3. Marek Lyszczarz (POL) (15.600, 15.500) 15.550
  4. Viktor Kocherin (KAZ) (15.700, 15.150) 15.425
  5. Cristian Ioan Bataga (ROU) (15.575, 15.275) 15.425
  6. Naser Alothman (KUW) (14.300, 14.500) 14.400
  7. Ali Al-Tameemi (IRQ) (15.050, 13.575) 14.312
  8. Nasser Alhamad (QAT) (15.575, 11.975) 13.775
PARALLEL BARS:
  1. GUO Weiyang (CHN) 15.275
  2. Yann Cucherat (FRA) 15.200
  3. Claudio Capelli (SUI) 14.900
  4. Danny Pinheiro-Rodrigues (FRA) 14.725
  5. Pablo Braegger (SUI) 14.550
  6. Manuel Almeida Campos (POR) 14.500
  7. Adam Kierzkowski (POL) 13.950
  8. HUANG Yuguo (CHN) 13.175
HORIZONTAL BAR:
  1. ZOU Kai (CHN) 16.075
  2. Yann Cucherat (FRA) 15.275
  3. GUO Weiyang (CHN) 14.900
  4. Claudio Capelli (SUI) 14.750
  5. Vlad Bogdan Cotuna (ROU) 14.725
  6. Aleksandar Batinkov (BUL) 14.450
  7. Nicolas Cordoba (ARG) 14.175
  8. Roman Kulesza (POL) 13.650

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2 comments

  1. I have a doubt!
    Does Catalina Ponor did a triple or a quadruple turn on her floor routine?

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    1. Hi Alex,
      Catalina Ponor does a quadruple turn.

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