Men’s All-Around Silver Wins at Kalo Ulo Asian Championship

Carlos Yulo won silver in the men's all-round competition in Doha, Qatar

Carlos Yulo won silver in the men’s all-round competition in Doha, Qatar. – Pictures of Gymnastics Philippines

MANILA, Philippines – Calloway won the Philippines’ first silver medal at the Ulo Asian Championships.

The Filipino star gymnast is in second place with a total score of 83,767 on six instruments, trailing China’s Shi Kang, who scored a total of 83,833 to reign supreme in the men’s individual all-round event at the 9th Senior Artistic Gymnastics Asian Championships in Doha on Thursday. , Qatar.

Yulo is ranked No. 1 in the Vault with a score of 14.867 but is ranked sixth in the parallel bar with 14.367 and 12th in the horizontal bar with a score of 12.700.

His Chinese rival, Shi, topped the horizontal bar with 14.133 and second place in the parallel bars with 14.867, which is enough for gold despite being 16th in the vault with 13.533.

The 22-year-old, who won five gold medals at the 31st Southeast Asian Games in Hanoi, Vietnam last month, finished first on the second day of the men’s vault with 14,917. His compatriot Juancho Besana was 11th with 13.900, while John Evan Cruz (13.833) and Jan Guin Timbang (12.700) were 30th and 48th respectively.

Yulo finished seventh in the men’s parallel bar with a score of 14,367 and 19th in the men’s horizontal bar with a score of 12,700.

Team Philippines is ninth out of 15 squads with a score of 227.533.

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