Wang finished 31st in the qualification round, a major improvement over the USA’s best individual finish of 48th at the 2005 World Championships in Baku, Azerbaijan. Wang’s 2007 finish is a personal improvement of 27 places from 2005, when she was 58th.
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“Our rhythmic team has worked hard to prepare for this year’s World Championships,” said Steve Penny, president of USA Gymnastics. “To move up so far in two years is a significant accomplishment, and we are proud of the commitment and effort they have made. This progress will serve as motivation for the future development of the rhythmic program.”