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At the World Artistic Gymnastics Championships, which takes place in the Japanese city of Kitakyushu, army athlete Angelina Melnikova won the gold medal in the individual all-around.

According to the results of the performance in exercises on the balance beam, uneven bars, in the vault and floor exercises, the CSKA gymnast scored 56.632 points.

The second and third places were taken by American women Leanne Wong (56.340) and Kayla di Cello (54.566).

It is important to note that Melnikova became the first Russian woman to win the “gold” of the individual all-around tournament since 2010, when another army athlete Aliya Mustafina noted the same achievement.

The World Artistic Gymnastics Championships in Kitakyushu will end on 24 October.

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