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Daniel Corral
Full name Daniel Corral Barrón
Country represented Flag of Mexico.svg Mexico
Born (1990-01-25) 25 January 1990 (age 34)
Ensenada, Mexico
Hometown Ensenada
Height 172 cm (5 ft 8 in)
Medal record
Men's gymnastics
Representing Flag of Mexico.svg Mexico
World Championships
Silver 2013 Antwerp Pommel Horse
Summer Universiade
Silver 2013 Kazan Pommel Horse
Pan American Games
Gold 2011 Guadalajara Pommel Horse
Gold 2011 Guadalajara Parallel Bars
Bronze 2015 Toronto Pommel Horse
Central American and Caribbean Games
Silver 2006 Cartagena Team
Silver 2010 Mayagüez Team
Bronze 2006 Cartagena Floor Exercise
Bronze 2010 Mayagüez Vault
Bronze 2014 Veracruz Rings
Bronze 2014 Veracruz Parallel Bars

Daniel Corral Barrón (born 25 January 1990) is a Mexican gymnast.

Career

Corral participated at the 2010 Central American and Caribbean Games where he won the silver medal at the team competition and the bronze medal at the vault final. He then competed at the 2011 Pan-American Games, where he achieved two gold medals in the pommel horse and parallel bars finals. He qualified for the 2012 Summer Olympics individual all-around competition, where he placed 4th at the 2012 Gymnastics Olympic Test Event, he also achieved the gold medal in the parallel bars final in the same event.

In 2013 at the Artistic Gymnastics World Championships held in Antwerp he participated and qualified in 2nd place to the Pommel Horse final, where he tied with British gymnast Max Whitlock for the silver medal with a score of 15.633, thereby becoming the first Mexican gymnast to win a medal at the World Championships.

In 2019, although he did not qualify for any finals, he earned a qualification spot to the 2020 Summer Olympics in Tokyo.

See also

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