When competing in the final, Ashish made a tiny error on the Japanese handstand, which resulted in a 0.3-point penalty. His qualifying score was 12.85. He received a 12.80 in the finals.
The 33-year-old gymnast Ashish Kumar won a bronze medal in the Floor Exercise on Sunday at the FIG International Pharaoh’s Cup in Cairo, marking his first appearance on a competition podium in nine years.
Ashish received a qualifying score of 12.85, however in the final, he committed a minor error on the Japanese handstand, incurring a 0.3-point penalty. His ultimate performance score was 12.80.
“It is tremendously wonderful to win at the age of 33 and after a comeback. As soon as he picked up the award, he exclaimed, “It has improved my mood.