Women's Individual All-Round

Artistic gymnastics Beijing Olympics

Gold medal favorite: Shawn Johnson - United States

Venue: National Indoor Stadium

Nastia Liukin wins gold in women’s individual all-around gymnastics

Nastia Liukin from the United States has won the women’s individual all-around gold with a total score of 63.325.
Her teammate Shawn Johnson came second with 62.725 and the bronze medal went to China’s Yang Yilin, who scored 62.650.

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The gymnastics is always a popular event at the Olympics. Russia were once a powerhouse, but now China and the United States have the strongest competitors.
In the women’s event we have Shawn Johnson from the United States, who is favorite for the all-round event and is just 16 years old. On the Chinese [...]

Shawn Johnson from the United States stands at only 4 feet 8 inches but is going to enter the Beijing Olympics as one of the favorites in the women’s all round event.
She finished first at a 2-day competition at Boston University, beating a field of 22 women.
“I think everybody wants to win here, but that’s [...]