Event Start Date: 2018-10-25

Event End Date: 2018-11-03

Event Location: Doha, Qatar

The final thoughts from the 2018 World Artistic Gymnastics Championships

After an intriguing, thrilling, and sometimes surprising World Championships in Doha, Qatar, there were plenty of notable results and storylines coming out of the biggest team competition of the new quadrennium so far. With some time to digest all the happenings at the 2018 World Artistic Gymnastics, here are some final thoughts from Doha…

 

 

World Championships conclude with Liu Tingting upsetting for beam gold while Simone Biles ends on top on floor

The final day of the 2018 World Artistic Gymnastics Championships in Doha, Qatar was very eventful, starting off with a very surprising beam final and ending on floor with an extremely hard-fought competition…

 

 

 

 

Sam Mikulak finally cracks Worlds podium on high bar after another near miss on parallel bars

The final day of action at the 2018 World Artistic Gymnastics Championships kicked off with the men’s vault final. Rio 2016 Olympic vault champion Ri Se Gwang of North Korea took home the gold medal with an average of 14.933. He hit a massive piked Dragulescu with just a step to the side and followed it up with a tsuk full-in. Artur Dalaloyan of Russia, who was the final competitor on the event, did enough to secure the silver…

 

Simone Biles soars onto podium atop vault and in silver on bars for first time as Nina Derwael wins bars gold

The first day of event finals at these 2018 World Artistic Gymnastics Championships was very competitive, with vault and uneven bars medals being decided with the eight best gymnasts in the world competing for medals on these apparatus…

 

 

 

2018 World Artistic Gymnastics Championships Women’s Event Finals Results

The most thrilling and surprising part of any World Championships took place Friday and Saturday in Doha, Qatar with event finals closing out an incredibly suspenseful and competitive World Artistic Gymnastics Championships…

 

 

 

 

2018 World Artistic Gymnastics Championships Men’s Event Finals Results

The most thrilling and surprising part of any World Championships took place Friday and Saturday in Doha, Qatar with event finals closing out an incredibly suspenseful and competitive World Artistic Gymnastics Championships…

 

 

 

 

Simone Biles survives two falls to claim fourth World all-around gold, Murakami and Hurd just behind in close final

The women’s all-around final was thrilling from beginning to end, with the fight for the podium not over until the very last rotation. Going into the final, Simone Biles of the US was the heavy favorite to win her fourth World all-around title, leading the competition by around four points after qualifications…

 

 

2018 World Artistic Gymnastics Championships Women’s All-Around Final Results

The marquee event of the 2018 World Artistic Gymnastics Championships took place Thursday with the most prestigious medal on the line, the title of World all-around champion…

 

 

 

 

U.S. women soar above the rest to win fourth straight World Championships team gold, while Russia and China claim silver and bronze

The women’s team final, always one of the most exciting events at a World Championship, did not disappoint this year in Doha, Qatar. The second to eighth place finishers all were within just four points of each other and it was a battle until the very end, where Russia and China just edged out the other contenders for podium spots…

 

 

2018 World Artistic Gymnastics Championships Women’s Team Final Results

The first World medals of this 2018 World Artistic Gymnastics Championships in Doha, Qatar on the women’s side were given out today, with the highly-competitive and exciting women’s team final seeing the U.S. make it four straight World team titles…

 

 

 

China edges out Russia in dramatic fashion for World Championships men’s team gold, U.S. finishes fourth

In the most dramatic, meaningful moment of this 2018 World Artistic Gymnastics Championships so far, the highly-coveted and competitive men’s team gold went to China, narrowly edging out Russia on the final routine to claim the World Championship by under a tenth of a point…

 

 

 

Russia and China impress to climb team ranks as Canada surprises on final day of women’s qualifications

The second and final day of women’s qualifications took place on Sunday, October 28. The second day’s competitors included Russia, China, Brazil, France, Romania, and Canada…

 

 

 

 

U.S. women looking confident ahead of shot at fourth straight Worlds gold in team final

The U.S. women looked confident and ready to continue dominating in a commanding qualifications team win this weekend at the 2018 World Artistic Gymnastics Championships in Doha. The women of Team USA are heavy favorites to win the their fourth straight Worlds team gold medal, continuing the streak of American dominance in women’s gymnastics…

 

2018 World Artistic Gymnastics Championships Team, All-Around, and Event Final Qualifiers

After two days of high-stress, high-stakes qualifications competition at the 2018 World Artistic Gymnastics Championships in Doha, the fields for the women’s team, all-around, and event finals are all set. The top eight teams qualified to Tuesday’s team final, while the top 24 all-arounders and top eight individuals on each event qualified with the two per-country rule to Thursday’s all-around final and Saturday and Sunday’s event finals…

Led by truly unstoppable Biles, U.S. women commanding across the board after day one of Worlds qualifications

Coming into this year’s World Artistic Gymnastics Championships in Doha, Qatar, the first international competition since the Rio 2016 Olympic games for Simone Biles, the thought was nothing, not even herself, could stop the four-time Olympic gold medal winner from picking back up right where she left off. Fast forward 12 hours and not even an overnight hospital visit for kidney stones could stop the queen of gymnastics…

 

2018 World Artistic Gymnastics Championships Women’s Master Preview

After months of hard work, training, toil, and competition, the climax of the 2018 elite gymnastics season and the start of the official path to qualification for the Tokyo 2020 Olympics in two years’ time is here, the 2018 World Artistic Gymnastics Championships in Doha…

 

 

U.S. Women’s World Championships team named

This week saw the U.S. Women’s National Team gather in Sarasota, Florida at EVO Athletics, the temporary USA Gymnastics national training center, for the U.S. Worlds Team Selection Camp, which included a one-day verification competition…