Coach Enrico Casella Skypes in from Doha, Qatar to check up on former World Gymnastics Champion Vanessa Ferrari in Italy
We all said HELLO.
… Ferrari who tied with Russia’s Aliya Mustafina on floor exercise in London, lost the bronze medal due to having a lower execution score than her competitor Mustafina. Had Ferrari won the bronze medal, she would have been the first Italian artistic gymnast to win an Olympic medal.
Ferrari told La Gazzetta dello Sport that although she is not someone who usually cries when facing disappointment, placing fourth at the Olympics is perhaps the greatest sorrow of her life. Ferrari added that if the results were at the Worlds or Europeans, she would have won that medal …