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2019 World Gymnastics Championships men’s finals qualifiers

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Full list of men’s qualifiers (with qualifying scores) for the world gymnastics championships team final (Wednesday), all-around final (Friday) and apparatus finals (Saturday and Sunday) 

Team Qualifying
1. Russia — 259.928
2. China — 258.354
3. Japan — 258.026
4. Ukraine — 253.528
5. Great Britain — 252.409
6. Switzerland — 251.400
7. United States — 250.359
8. Taiwan — 250.093

All-Around Qualifying
1. Nikita Nagornyy (RUS) — 87.333
2. Artur Dalaloyan (RUS)  — 86.531
3. Xiao Ruoteng (CHN)  — 85.831
4. Kaya Kazuma (JPN)  — 85.731
5. Sun Wei (CHN)  — 84.899
6. Petro Pakhniuk (UKR)  — 84.598
7. Lee Chih Kai (TPE)  — 84.481
8. Oleg Verniaiev (UKR)  — 84.299
9. Pablo Braegger (SUI)  — 83.505
10. Yul Moldauer (USA) — 82.898
11. Oliver Hegi (SUI) — 82.831
12. Andreas Toba (GER) — 82.781
13. Tang Chia-Hung (TPE) — 82.763
14. Joe Fraser (GBR) — 82.565
15. Kim Hansol (KOR) — 82.431
16. Yulo Carlos Edriel (PHI) — 82.164
17. Abad Nestor (ESP) — 81.932
18. James Hall (GBR) — 81.930
19. Manrique Larduet (CUB) — 81.898
20. Caio Souza (BRA) — 81.897
21. Lee Junghyo (KOR) — 81.830
22. Ludovico Edalli (ITA) — 81.698
23. Milad Karimi (KAZ) — 81.599
24. Sam Mikulak (USA) — 81.598

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Horizontal Bar Qualifying
1. Tang Chia-Hung (TPE) — 14.933
2. Sam Mikulak (USA) — 14.866
3. Tin Srbic (CRO) — 14.833
4. Arthur Mariano (BRA) — 14.600
5. Artur Dalaloyan (RUS) — 14.433
6. Lin Chaopan (CHN) — 14.433
7. Tyson Bull (AUS) — 14.366
8. Daiki Hashimoto (JPN) — 14.366

Parallel Bars Qualifying
1. Lukas Dauser (GER) — 15.033
2. Petro Pakhniuk (UKR) — 15.033
3. Joe Fraser (GBR) — 15.000
4. Xiao Ruoteng (CHN) — 14.966
5. Ferhat Arican (TUR) — 14.933
6. Sun Wei (CHN) — 14.800
7. Ahmet Onder (TUR) — 14.800
8. Kazuma Kaya (JPN) — 14.800

Vault Qualifying
1. Yang Hakseon (KOR) — 14.933
2. Artur Dalaloyan (RUS) — 14.716
3. Shek Wai Hung (HKG) — 14.666
4. Igor Radvilov (UKR) — 14.666
5. Le Thang Tung (VIE) — 14.633
6. Marian Dragulescu (ROU) — 14.624
7. Nikita Nagornyy (RUS) — 14.616
8. Dominick Cunningham (GBR) — 14.566

Floor Exercise Qualifying
1. Artem Dolgopyat (ISR) — 15.033
2. Lin Chaopan (CHN) — 14.933
3. Nikita Nagornyy (RUS) — 14.900
4. Xiao Ruoteng (CHN) — 14.833
5. Artur Dalaloyan (RUS) — 14.733
6. Kim Hansol (KOR) — 14.666
7. Yulo Carlos Edriel (PHI) — 14.633
8. Dominick Cunningham (GBR) — 14.600

Pommel Horse Qualifying
1. Max Whitlock (GBR) — 15.266
2. Rhys McClenaghan (IRL) — 15.200
3. Lee Chih Kai (TPE) — 14.966
4. Zou Jingyuan (CHN) — 14.958
5. Daiki Hashimoto (JPN) — 14.883
6. Shiao Yu-Jan (TPE) — 14.683
7. Cyril Tommasone (FRA) — 14.666
t-8. Kazuma Kaya (JPN) — 14.633
t-8. David Belyavskiy (RUS) — 14.633

Rings Qualifying
1. Ibrahim Colak (TUR) — 14.858
2. Arthur Zanetti (BRA) — 14.700
3. Samir Ait Said (FRA) — 14.700
4. Eleftherios Petrounias (GRE) — 14.700
5. Marco Lodadio (ITA) — 14.666
6. Denis Abliazin (RUS) — 14.600
7. Nick Klessing (GER) — 14.566
8. Artur Tovmasyan (ARM) — 14.566

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Eddy Alvarez, Olympic short track medalist, to play for Miami Marlins

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Eddy Alvarez realized his MLB dream, six years after earning a Winter Olympic medal, and during a global pandemic that affected his club more than any other U.S. professional sports franchise.

Alvarez, a 2014 U.S. Olympic short track speed skating medalist, is being added to the Miami Marlins roster for Tuesday’s restart of their abbreviated season, president of baseball operations Mike Hill said Monday, according to Marlins beat reporters.

The 30-year-old was among a group added after as many as 18 Marlins tested positive for the coronavirus last week, forcing the club to cancel seven games.

Alvarez is believed to be the first U.S. Winter Olympian to become a Major League Baseball player.

He may be the second Olympic medalist in a sport other than baseball to make it to the majors, joining Jim Thorpe. (Michael Jordan tried to do so with the Chicago White Sox, playing Double-A in 1994, but returned to the Chicago Bulls in 1995.)

Alvarez, a Miami native, played baseball in high school and at Salt Lake Community College before focusing on short track in 2012 for a 2014 Olympic run.

He came back from missing the 2010 Olympic team and surgeries on both knees, reportedly leaving him immobile and bedpan dependent for four to six weeks, to make the Sochi Winter Games. Eddy the Jet earned a silver medal in the 5000m relay.

Then Alvarez returned to baseball after three years away. He signed a minor-league contract with the Chicago White Sox in June 2014. He worked his way through the minors between that franchise and the Marlins system.

Alvarez was a Kannapolis Intimidator, a New Orleans Baby Cake and a Jacksonville Jumbo Shrimp.

Now, he’s a big leaguer.

“It definitely was a chance, picking up a kid who hasn’t played in three years who is starting at the age of 24,” Alvarez said in 2014. “It’s not your typical story, but I play like a 17-year-old kid. I’m running around everywhere. I’m diving around everywhere. I’m full of life. I definitely see my progression moving at a rapid pace.”

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Katie Ledecky balances glass of chocolate milk on her head while swimming

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Katie Ledecky will always remember Aug. 3 as the date she won her first Olympic gold medal, at age 15 in 2012.

Now, she can also associate it with the time she created another kind of buzz on social media.

The five-time Olympic champion posted video of her swimming the length of a pool while balancing a glass of chocolate milk on her head. Barely any, if any, milk spilled into the pool.

Ledecky swam as part of a new got milk? ad campaign.

“Hoooowww nervous were you when you did this?!” fellow Olympic champion and training partner Simone Manuel asked Ledecky on Instagram.

“I have never braced my core so hard,” Ledecky wrote. “It’s a great drill!”

“Try doing it breaststroke,” British Olympic 100m breaststroke champion and world-record holder Adam Peaty wrote.

“Is it wrong of me to think this is even more impressive than a few of your WR’s?!!!” wrote 1992 Olympic champion Summer Sanders.

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