The Russian B team won medals on vault, beam, and floor at the Cottbus World Cup last weekend, showing a great balance to the bars-heavy worlds team.
Results from the 2017 Cottbus World Cup, held from November 23 through November 26 in Cottbus, Germany.
Several of Germany’s superstars including 2017 world champion Pauline Schäfer will represent their country at the Cottbus World Cup next month.
In event finals at the Russian Cup, Maria Kharenkova turned the country’s worlds team selection upside down with a silver on beam and gold on floor.
Olympic medalist Angelina Melnikova, who struggled in competition earlier this year, upset first-year senior Elena Eremina to win the 2017 Russian Cup all-around title.
Elena Eremina led all-around qualifications at the Russian Cup with a massive 57.9, the highest score in the world so far this year.
Results from the 2017 Russian Cup, held from August 21 through August 27 in Ekaterinburg, Russia.