Some Quick Facts for Fans of Malaysia's Gymnast Farah Ann Abdul Hadi
Born: May 3rd 1994, 27 years of Age
Weight: 52 KGs
Farah Ann, who competed in subdivision 4 of the qualifying round, could only score 11.600 points in the uneven bars and 11.566 points in the balance beam apparatus which was considered a shaky start.
27-year-old Farah then shone with light in her in the floor exercise with 12.233 points before ending the day in style with 13.166 points on the vault for her highest score of all four apparatus.
Only the top 24 ranked gymnasts, with a max of 2 reps per country, will qualify for the Thursday July 29 all-around final while the top eight ranked gymnasts, with a maximum of 2 reps per country, will feature in the apparatus finals.
On Saturday (July 24), our other Malaysian gymnast, Jeremiah Loo Phay Xing also failed to advance to the final of the men’s category after he finished 62nd out of 66 competitors, with a total of 67.498 points.
The 23-year-old scored 13.100 points in the floor exercise, pommel horse (12.266 pts), rings (7.700 pts), vault (12.466 pts), parallel bars (10.200 pts) and horizontal bar (11.766 pts) in the qualifying round
Reigning Olympic champion Simone Biles of the United States of America topped the overall ranking today with 57.731 points, followed by Brazil’s Rebeca Andrade (57.399 points) and another American, Sunisa Lee (57.166 points).
Sunisa Lee and Simone Biles of the USA Gymnastics Team 2021