Bill, from the hospital to his first gold, in just four days

The star, who only made a mistake in the bar of equilibria, leads US to the triumph for equipment with a large role in soil, jump and asymmetric on Friday, sp

Bill, from the hospital to his first gold, in just four days

The star, who only made a mistake in the bar of equilibria, leads US to the triumph for equipment with a large role in soil, jump and asymmetric

on Friday, spent the night in the hospital, the victim of a kidney stone. It was the eve of the rankings, and many feared that Simone Bill could not shine to the height during the World cup in Qatar. The bad omens, however, were clear on Tuesday, when the star of the gymnastics world led to the united States to the team gold. The tetracampeona olympic River achieved the best score on floor (14,766 points), jumping (15,500) and parallel bars (14,866), their traditional weak point.

Bill didn't even had to run its new leap, which had already successfully completed hours before during the classification (15,966). The only blot of their great day came in the bar of equilibria, where a mistake cost him several tenths. A pitch almost copied to that experienced two years ago in Rio and that you have to avoid the Saturday during the final individual.

"This achievement is evidence of the strength of this team," said Bill, 21 years old, after his fifteenth world title. "I have the impression that, in any event, we are going to strive and work even harder to improve both our individual performance as a collective," added the gymnast of Columbus.

McCallum, Hurd, Eaker and McCusker

the united States, with its banner to the front, he accumulated 171,629 points with which you can beat without problems to Russia (162,863) and China (162,396). To the side of Limitations, other figures already consecrated as Grace McCallum, Morgan Hurd, Riley McCusker and Kara Eaker. The gold served as a further reward for McCallum, who on Tuesday met 16 years ago. Remember that the medals world cup secure the ticket for the Tokyo Games in 2020.

The program of Days continues on Thursday in Doha with the general competition, where as a favorite indisputable. If it meets the forecasts will become the first woman in the history of gymnastics, with four gold world.

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Updated Date: 31 October 2018, 19:00

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