(BEIJING, August 10) -- Subdivision 3 of the Women's Artistic Gymnastics qualification competition drew to a close at 6:30 p.m. local time (UTC/GMT +8) on August 10 at the National Indoor Stadium.
Subdivision 3 consisted of Russia, Germany, Ukraine and Australia.
After the completion of Subdivision 3, China still tops the overall scoreboard with 248.275 in the Team competition, followed by the United States (246.800) in second place. Russia overtook Romania (238.425) to take third place with 244.400. Australia finished fifth with 235.450.
Currently China's Cheng Fei leads in the Women's Floor Exercise and Vault, with 15.750 and 15.912 respectively. Cheng's teammate Yang Yilin finished first in the Uneven Bars with 16.650. Another Chinese gymnast Li Shanshan topped the Beam with 16.125.
Subdivision 4 will take place at 8:00 p.m. The total ranking of all four subdivisions will decide:
-- The top eight teams who will proceed to the Women's Team Final on Wednesday, August 13;
-- The top 24 individuals to compete for the Women's Individual All-Around title on Friday, August 15;
-- The top eight individuals of each apparatus who will compete in the apparatus finals from August 17 to 19.