Carlos Yulo placed 1st in the Vault Finals!

Carlos Yulo
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Congratulations to Carlos Yulo for winning Gold in the Vault Finals on Sunday (24 October) at the 2021 World Artistic Gymnastics Championships in Kitakyushu, Japan.

Caloy ranked a 14.916 average score, after executing two perfect clean vaults: a Kasamatsu double twist and a Dragulescu (handspring double front half out). Yonekura Hidenobu of Japan (14.866) was second, while Israel’s Andrey Medvedev was the bronze medalist with a 14.649 average score.

We’re up and running on the final day, and after missing out on a #Kitakyushu2021 FX medal yesterday, it’s ? for Carlos Yulo ??on Men’s Vault with a score of 14.916! Yonekura Hidenobu ?? takes ? (14.866) and Andrey Medvedev ?? the ? (14.649)#GWC2021 #Gymnastics

— FIG (@gymnastics) October 24, 2021

Incredible performance from Caloy Yulo in the vault finals of the World Championships ! He’s the first to go in the 8-man finals. He scores 14.800 in vault 1 and 15.033 in vault 2. Total of 14.916. ??#Kitakyushu2021 #GWC2021

?:FIG Channel

— Dyan Castillejo (@DYANCASTILLEJO) October 24, 2021