Women gymnastics: Romania wins gold at Gymnastics EC


Three more medals in event finals
Larisa Iordache – gold in floor, silver in balance beam, bronze in vault event.
Romania’s Larisa Iordache won the gold medal in the floor event of the European Gymnastics Championships in Sofia on Sunday, in a tie with Italy’s Vanessa Ferrari, while Diana Bulimar finished on fourth place. Larisa Iordache scored 14.800 points, in a tie with Italy’s Vanessa Ferrari, while Romania’s Diana Bulimar scored 14.400 points, in a tie with Poland’s Marta Pihan-Kulesza who finished third. Switzerland’s Giulia Steingruber won silver with 14.500 points.
In the first event finals on Sunday, Larisa Iordache won the bronze medal in the vault event (14.533 pts), the silver medal in the balance beam event (14.800 pts) and was 6th in the uneven bars event (14.533 pts).
Romania’s team won the gold medal at the European Championships in Sofia. Likewise, Romania’s juniors won bronze in the team event, and silver in the individual all-round and vault event (Laura Jurca), the balance beam and floor event (Andreea Iridon). Larisa Iordache won silver in the balance beam final. Larisa Iordache scored 14.800 points, winning the silver medal in the balance beam final. The event was won by Russia’s Maria Harenkova (14.933 pts). Russia’s Alia Mustafina was third (14.733 pts).
In the other finals she took part in on Sunday, Larisa Iordache won silver in the vault event (14.533 pts) and finished 6th in the uneven bars event, with the same score.

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