The European Artistic Gymnastics Championships are underway in Bern, Switzerland.
In the semifinals the Armenian gymnastics team placed 12th in the team competition (248. 702 ). The best 8 teams qualify for the team finals.
In the individual competition Artur Davtyan placed 3rd on the vault (15, 300) passing to the finals. 2015 world pommel horse bronze medalist Harutyun Merdinyan qualified for the finals with 2nd position (15, 491). In the still rings event Vahagn Davtyan took the 4th position (15, 556) and got the right to fight for a winner title in the finals. In the same event Artur Tovmasyan came in 9th (15, 366) and fell behind the finals.
The finals will take place on May 29.
ANOC press service
On the eve Edmon Manukyan (48kg) and Daniel Gabrielyan (60kg) became silver medalists
Anastasia Galustyan will join the team from Moscow
The tournament will be held in Samsun from April 1-3
Hrant Melkumyan and Sergey Movsisyan also secured a victory