Surprising medalist stood on the podium in Stuttgart for the women’s team final at the Artistic Gymnastics World Championships. Italy took the bronze medal losing to favorites from USA and Russia.
The American team gave no chance to the rivals – with the biggest star of our times, Simone Biles starting in all apparatus USA won three of them. Only in the uneven bars Russia took the first place. With no surprise Sborna took the silver medals.
Bronze medals went to Italy – Azzurre beat the Chinese team by about 0,500 point. In their best event, uneven bars, the Italians tied in the second place with the Americans. “It’s good, when you have no expectation or pressure, you can just do your best,” said Georgia Villa. “We only had one fall, when all the other teams had more than one.”
The competition continues on Wednesday with the men’s team final.
quote source: Stuttgart 2019