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FIG Artistic Gymnastics World Cup 2022: Protistha Samanta, Aruna Reddy in Indian team

FIG Artistic Gymnastics World Cup 2022: Protistha Samanta, Aruna Reddy in Indian team

Breaking News, Gymnastics
Yogeshwar Singh, Siddharth Verma and Gaurav Kumar make the men’s team for the World Cups. Promising young gymnast Protistha Samanta has been selected in India’s six-member team for the two FIG Artistic Gymnastics World Cups to be held in Cairo, Egypt, and Baku, Azerbaijan, respectively. Protistha Samanta, who won the all-around artistic gymnastics gold medal at the 2019 Khelo India Youth Games, trains under coach Bishweshwar Nandi, who helped Dipa Karmakar finish fourth in women’s vault at Rio 2016. The Cairo edition of the FIG Artistic Gymnastics World Cup 2022 is scheduled from March 17 to 20 and will mark the Indian gymnasts’ first competitive appearance this year. India did not field a team for the two World Cup events held earlier this year. Gymnasts from around 45 to 50 c...