Kohei Uchimura’s gold-medal haul keeps growing.
The superstar gymnast from Japan won the men’s all-around title on Wednesday night, edging Ukranian Oleg Verniaiev by less than a tenth of the point to capture his second straight Olympic gold. Uchimura trailed heading into the final rotation but put up a dazzling 15.8 on high bar. Verniaiev followed with a less challenging routine and hopped forward on the dismount.
Uchimura finished with a total of 92.365, just ahead of Verniaiev’s 92.266. Read more