Elvira Krasnobaeva is temporary first and second in ball and hoop qualifications and led the team race (provisional ranking after streams A and B). The second history World Championship in Artistic Gymnastics for Girls has begun. Bulgaria is represented in the individual race by Elvira Krasnobaeva and Nikol Todorova.
Today, Elvira Krasnobaeva starts with hoop and ball combinations. After an extremely strong and stable game, Elya received a rating of 31,950 (D. 15,500; A. 8,000; E. 8,450) on the ball and headed the qualification of this device after streams A and B.
In a hoop, Elvira also showed her class once again with a result of 31,000 (D. 14,800; A. 8,000; E. 8,200), taking the temporary second place in the hoop ranking.
Bulgarian Rhythmic Gymnastics Federation informed that the top eight qualify for the finals on Sunday, and qualifying ratings also apply to the team race along with the results of the girls’ ensemble all-around.
Bulgaria led in the team standings with 62,950 after flow A and B. Second at this moment is Israel’s team with 60.550. Poland is in third place after the first two streams in the individual race, with 59,600.
The hoop and ball combinations from streams C and D are coming, and then the finalists of the first two devices will be revealed. The Rhythmic gymnastics federation suggested staying tuned for more details.
The referee for Bulgaria in the individual competition is Filipa Filipova, who was on the panel for body difficulty with a ball today. The leader of the Bulgarian delegation is the Vice President of the BFHG, Neviana Vladinova. Indifferent to girls is the therapist Ivaylo Andonov and psychologist Prof. Tatiana Yancheva.
A member of the Technical Committee of the International Gymnastics Federation is Maria Petrova, Vice President of the Committee and the BFHG. Later today in the BTArena, a race will also start at the ensembles, where the world will see alums of Christina Ilieva and Zhanina Ivanova – Andrea Ivanova, Eva Emilova, Tsvetejoana Peycheva, Krasimira Ivanova and Gabriela Peeva, who start under number 5 with five ropes.