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Aug. 3, 2012, 6:06 p.m.
Kohei Uchimura competes on rings

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Kohei Uchimura wins gold

Kohei Uchimura of Japan competes on the rings in the men's gymnastics individual all-around final on Aug. 1 inside the North Greenwich Arena in London.

 

Despite his rocky performances in the Olympic qualification round and the team final, Uchimura, 23, sailed through the individual all-around and comfortably clinched the gold medal.