INDIANAPOLIS, Nov. 25, 2018 – Two-time World medalist Jade Carey of Phoenix, Arizona/Arizona Sunrays, finished in fifth place in the floor final at the Turnier der Meister World Cup in Cottbus, Germany. Yesterday, Carey won the vault silver. U.S.-based fans can watch same-day coverage of the finals on the Olympic Channel at 8 p.m. ET tonight.
On floor, Carey stepped out of bounds three times on her powerful tumbling passes, yielding a 13.300 for her routine that otherwise was very solid. Brazil went one-two, with Flavia Saraiva taking the title with a 14.100 and Jade Barbosa in second with 13.550. Poland’s Marta Pihan-Kulesza was third at 13.433.
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