Bence Talas wins ring silver medal at Baku Islamic Solidarity Games
Azerbaijani gymnast Bence Talas won another silver medal for his national team at the 4th Islamic Solidarity Games in Baku.
He scored 14.85 points in the men's ring finals, the correspondent of Vestnik Kavkaza reports.
The golden medal went to the Turkish athlete Ibrahim Colak who scored 15.25. The Iranian gymnast Hadi Khanarinejad won the bronze medal by scoring 13.85.
The 4th Islamic Solidarity Games are held in Baku from May 8 to 22. Athletes will compete at 16 sports facilities in 20 types of sports - 17 Olympic and three non-Olympic ones. Competitions in artistic and rhythmic gymnastics were included in the program of Islamic Solidarity Games for the first time at the initiative of the First Vice President of Azerbaijan, President of the Azerbaijan Gymnastics Federation, Mehriban Aliyeva.