Albert Azaryan Cup held

16:45 - 18 Jun, 2016

The 10th Cup after Albert Azaryan, the three-time Olympic champion, the Armenian best athlete of the 20th century, the ANOC Honorable Chairman, the president of the Armenian Gymnastics Federation, has been held in Yerevan.

In the floor exercise event, Artur Davtyan came in first (13, 9 points), Vigen Khachatryan – second (13, 85 points) and Nezhad Ashkan – third (13, 3 points, Iran).

In the pommel horse event, Harutyun Merdinyan registered an absolute result (15, 5 points). He was followed by Artur Davtyan (13, 7 points) and Fariz Bahlavan (12, 2 points, Syria).

On the rings, Vahagn Davtyan was first with 15, 7 points. The second and the third places were taken by Artur Davtyan (15 points) and Fariz Bahlavan (13, 3 points, Syria), respectively.

On the vault, the winner was named Artur Davtyan (14, 5 points), Armen Petrosyan finished second (13, 875 points) and Nezhad Ashkan – third (13, 55 points, Syria).

On the parallel bars, Artur Davtyan was the best (14, 3 points), Vigen Khacharyan (13, 35 points) and Artur Avetisyan (12, 5 points) followed him.

In the horizontal bar event ,Artur Davtyan became the winner with 13, 6 points, Armen Petrosyan placed second (13, 05 points) and Vigen Khachatryan – third (12, 15 points).

In the all-around competition Artur Davtyan became the winner.
The tournament had brought together gymnasts not only from Armenia but for Iran and Syria.

ANOC press service

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