world artistic gymnastics championships]
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UPDATED ON JUL 07, 2020 11:11 PM IST
The International Gymnastics Federation (FIG) said in a separate statement that it was disappointed with the Danish federation’s decision and would consider launching a bidding process to identify a new host country.
UPDATED ON SEP 16, 2019 10:50 PM IST
Ashish Kumar of Railways emerged on top scoring 78.7 points to get the nod for the prestigious competition that offers quota places for the 2020 Tokyo Olympics.
UPDATED ON SEP 16, 2019 09:18 AM IST
Although Dipa Karmakar’s impressive showing in the 2016 Rio Olympics shone a light on Indian gymnastics, uncertainty has ruled the sport since the sports ministry derecognised the federation because of factionalism.
UPDATED ON SEP 02, 2019 05:28 AM IST
SAI’s team division in its administrative sanction on August 26 also mentioned that IOA should inform state Olympic units so that all Tokyo hopefuls can take part in the trials.