GYMNASTICS Preview: Croatia’s Srbic headlines Second World Challenge Cup in Osijek

The 11th edition of the FIG World Challenge Cup in Artistic Gymnastics in Osijek (CRO) comes this weekend, with finals on Saturday and Sunday (24-25).

The World Challenge Cup is a second-tier competition, below the World Cup level almost completed (one meet left) for 2019. It’s apparatus only – no All-Around – with prize money of CHF of 800-600-400-300-250-200-150-100 for the top eight finishers.

Among the entries are several notable athletes, including one World Champion:

● Artem Dolgopyat (ISR) ~ 2017 World Championships Floor silver medalist
● Nikita Simonov (AZE) ~ 2019 World Cup/Baku Rings silver medalist
● Tin Srbic (CRO) ~ 2017 World Championships High Bar gold medalist
● Robert Seligman (CRO) ~ 2014 World Cup seasonal Pommel Horse winner
● Saso Bertoncelj (SLO) ~ 2018 European Championships Pommel Horse silver medalist

Look for live results scoring here.