STUTTGART, Germany, Sept. 6, 2007— David Durante of Garwood, N.J., Jonathan Horton of Houston, Shawn Johnson of West Des Moines, Iowa, and Nastia Liukin of Parker, Texas, will compete tomorrow, Sept. 7, in the all-around finals of the 2007 World Artistic Gymnastics Championships in Stuttgart, Germany. The men’s competition begins at 8 a.m. ET, while the women’s is scheduled for 12:30 p.m. ET. Fans can watch a live Web cast of the competition at www.wcsn.com.
Horton, the 2006-07 Tyson American Cup champion, advanced to the all-around finals after placing ninth in the qualification round on Tuesday, while Durante, the 2007
Liukin and Johnson finished second and third, respectively, in the women’s qualification round on Sunday. Shayla Worley of
The top 24 gymnasts from the qualification round, with a limit of two athletes per country, advanced to the all-around finals. Scores from the qualification roun
The individual event finals, which are split between Sept. 8 and 9, feature six U.S. gymnasts: