01. September 2013  
Kiev, Ukraine  
Rhythmic Gymnastics

32nd WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS of RHYTHMIC GYMNASTICS: Russia won 6 titles - two-thirds alone vs. the rest of the World!

With 6 golden and each 2x silver and bronze, Russia joined the 32nd WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS of RHYTHMIC GYMNASTICS in Kiev as a successful nation, winning two thirds of all the titles, and at the final day again gold and silver in the group finals.
After Belarus on Saturday won the all-around and Spain won the gold club ahead of Italy
and Russia.
A total of 103 individual gymnasts as well as 28 national groups from 59 countries were involved.
Five individual titles went in the first year of the new Olympic cycle to favorites Russia, which charges only 1x Gold with the hoop on the Ukrainian Ganna Rizatdinova, previously won silver in the all-around, but here the most valuable world title the Russian Yana Kudryavtseva had to leave, so that the triple world champion was (all-around, clubs, ribbon). With ball and clubs was Margarita Mamun double title holder, but slipped up a few times in the all around (6). The best Western European, Carolina Rodriguez (ESP), occupied by more than 6 points behind on 11th place.
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Sport Palace, Kiev, Ukraine
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* Since 2007, the Deriugina Cup has run under the prestigious World Cup label and the supervision of the International Gymnastics Federation (FIG). A winner in 2003, 2004, 2007 and 2009, Anna Bessonova is the absolute record-holder of the Deriugina Cup.
One of the most celebrated students of the Deriugina School, Bessonova was Olympic Bronze medallist in Athens 2004 and Beijing 2008 and became the World All-around Champion in 2007.
Her career took off in Kiev, where she performed in gala events; and it was at the Kiev Sports Palace where spectators witnessed her farewell in 2010.
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* Thursday, Aug 29: >> Individuals: Clubs & Ribbon)
    - Individuals Qualifications  &   > Apparatus Finals

* Friday, Aug 30:    >> Individuals All-around Final

* Saturday, Aug 31:
 > All-around Final: Groups, 10 Clubs / 3 Balls-2 Ribbons

* Sunday, Sep 1:  >> Groups Apparatus Finals 
>> Detailed Schedule

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