Gymnastics World Cup: Verniaiev and Iordache defend titles

Oleg Verniaiev & Larisa Iordache retain World Cup gymnastics titles

Ukrainian Oleg Verniaiev and Romanian Larisa Iordache retained their Gymnastics World Cup titles in Glasgow.

Iordache scored 59.232 on the four women's apparatus, while Verniaiev tallied 91.598 in the six men's events.

Britain's Georgina Hockenhull, 17, performed well on the beam, in which she took bronze at the Commonwealth Games, to finish fourth overall.

Commonwealth silver medallist Frank Baines was fifth in the men's event, with fellow Brit James Hall sixth.

The 2014 World Cup at the Emirates Arena in Glasgow brings the competitive gymnastics season to a close, following October's World Championships in China.

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