SSCB men, Maharashtra women win Artistic Gymnastics events

Last Updated: Feb 19, 2011, 00:33 AM IST

Ranchi: SSCB men and Maharashtra women on Friday won the gold medals in the Artistic Gymnastics team competitions of the 34th National Games here.

SSCB scored 394.05 points as against Uttar Pradesh`s 390.02 points while Andhra Pradesh finished third to take the bronze medal in the men`s competition.

Maharashtra, who scored 219.45 points to edge past West Bengal (211.95 points), clinched their seventh gold so far in the Gymnastic competitions.

With 188.25 points, Andhra Pradesh girls took the bronze.

Yesterday, Maharashtra had won six gold medals in the Rhythmic gymnastics.