Gymnastics concluded tonight at the Beijing Olympics.
Men took the floor first on the parallel bars, where China dominated in the form of Li Xiaopeng. South Korea’s Yoo Won-Chultook silver and Uzbekistan’s Anton Fokintook bronze. Fokin became the first gymnast to ever win a medal for Uzbekistan. After all the men had received their scores, Fokin raised his hand in the air and made a one with his index finger, showing that even if he came in third, he still considered himself a champion. (more…)