PH gymnast Yulo wins anew, bags silver in Qatar tilt

first_imgDon’t miss out on the latest news and information. View comments Sports Related Videospowered by AdSparcRead Next Dmitrii Lankin of Russia claimed the gold medal (14.733) and Ryohei Kato of Japan copped the bronze (14.200) in Doha where the world championships for the discipline will be held on Oct. 25-Nov. 3.According to Carrion, Yulo will get to train with the best gymnasts in the Japanese national athletes training center in his buildup for the Olympics through the help of FIG president Morinari Watanabe.Backed by the Philippine Sports Commission and the Siklab Atleta Pilipinas Sports Foundation Inc., Yulo also qualified in the finals of the men’s vault set late Saturday.ADVERTISEMENT Conor McGregor seeks to emerge from controversy in UFC comeback MOST READ Recto seeks to establish Taal rehab body to aid community, eruption victims Carpio hits red carpet treatment for China Coast Guard PLAY LIST 02:14Carpio hits red carpet treatment for China Coast Guard02:56NCRPO pledges to donate P3.5 million to victims of Taal eruption00:56Heavy rain brings some relief in Australia02:37Calm moments allow Taal folks some respite03:23Negosyo sa Tagaytay City, bagsak sa pag-aalboroto ng Bulkang Taal01:13Christian Standhardinger wins PBA Best Player award Lights inside SMX hall flicker as Duterte rants vs Ayala, Pangilinan anew Nadine Lustre’s phone stolen in Brazil Cabuyao City rising above the ashes through volunteerism Yulo, an awardee of the Phoenix Siklab Youth Sports Awards next month, scored 14.433 in the finals for his third consecutive medal immediately after going up the senior ranks last month.He also got a silver in the men’s vault competitions of the FIG Artistic Gymnastics World Cup in Baku, Azerbaijan last week and secured a bronze in the same event during the Melbourne leg of the FIG Artistic Individual Apparatus World Cup series.FEATURED STORIESSPORTSGinebra beats Meralco again to capture PBA Governors’ Cup titleSPORTSTim Cone, Ginebra set their sights on elusive All-Filipino crownSPORTSAfter winning title, time for LA Tenorio to give back to Batangas folk“Caloy turned senior just a month ago and won consecutive medals in three world championships,” said Gymnastics Association of the Philippines president Cynthia Carrion. “I feel so secured that he will make it to the 2020 Olympics and get a medal.”“He competed with polished and experienced gymnasts with senior world-class skills. We never had a gymnast like Caloy before,” added Carrion, also a board member of the Philippine Olympic Committee. Jiro Manio arrested for stabbing man in Marikina Scarlett Johansson, Sterling K. Brown among SAG Awards presenters CONTRIBUTED PHOTOGymnast Carlos Edriel Yulo is on a roll on the global stage after winning his third medal in the world cup within a month.The 18-year-old Olympic medal hope impressed the judges and bagged the silver medal in the men’s floor exercise of the FIG Artistic Gymnastics World Cup on Saturday at the Aspire Dome in Doha, Qatar.ADVERTISEMENT Judy Ann’s 1st project for 2020 is giving her a ‘stomachache’ Canelo Alvarez temporarily suspended, Golovkin rematch threatened In Liverpool, Man United sees the pain and path to recovery LATEST STORIESlast_img read more