Women's Balance Beam

Artistic gymnastics Beijing Olympics

Gold medal favorite: Yulia Lozhecko - Russia

Venue: National Indoor Stadium

Shawn Johnson finally wins gold in the beam

Shawn Johnson of the United States scored 16.225 to win the gold medal in the beam.
Johnson’s teammate Nastia Liukin took the silver medal with 16.025. China’s Cheng Fei came third with 15.950.

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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 [...]