Men's Pommel Horse
Gold medal favorite: Krisztian Berki - Hungary
Venue: National Indoor Stadium
Chinese Xiao Qin wins gold medal in men’s pommel horse
Chinese Xiao Qin won the men’s pommel horse gold medal at the Beijing Olympic Games with a score of 15.875 points.
Croatian Filip Ude took the silver with 15.725 and British Louis Smith won the bronze.
Artistic Gymnastics at the Beijing Olympics
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 [...]
Paul Hamm to put hand to test
Paul Hamm is getting ready to put his hand to test and see if it is strong enough to compete at the Beijing Olympics.
“Amazing. Absolutely amazing. Those are the terms you hear,” Hamm’s coach Miles Avery said. “In some areas, it looks like he just didn’t skip a beat at all. It looks like Paul [...]
Athletes using YouTube to check out competition
When no video is available on competitors, not surprisingly athletes are turning to video sharing sites like YouTube.
“We really don’t know what the Chinese or the American guys will do,” said Fabian Hambuechen who just finished the European Championships with a swag of medals. “We saw some results on the internet but we have no [...]