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Jul 31, 2012 | PennLive.com

Olympics gymnastics rule keeps best from competing

Except at the London 2012 games, viewers won't be seeing the best gymnasts. They'll only be seeing some of the best gymnasts because of an inane rule.

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Related Topix: Sports, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Olympic Gymnastics, Jordyn Wieber, Opinion

Sun Jul 29, 2012

BleacherReport

Olympic Gymnastics 2012: Jordyn Wieber Needs to Be Last Victim of Terrible Rule

Sunday's women's gymnastics preliminaries serve as a perfect example that the "only two gymnasts per country rule" is simply absurd and has to be changed.

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Related Topix: Sports, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Olympic Gymnastics, Summer Olympics, Jordyn Wieber, Rie Tanaka, Marta Pihan-Kulesza, Anne Kuhm, Jinnan Yao

The Age

Mitchell still an individual medal hope, but team eliminated

Former gymnastics world champion Lauren Mitchell is Australia's only hope for its first ever Olympic medal in the sport after qualifying fifth for the individual floor final in Greenwich on Sunday.

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Related Topix: Sports, Summer Olympic, Emily Little, Olympics, Olympic Gymnastics, Summer Olympics, Larrissa Miller, Lauren Mitchell, Joshua Jefferis, Georgia Bonora

AdelaideNow...

Aussie gymnasts hold breath

FORMER world champion Lauren Mitchell and the rest of the Australian team face a nervous seven-hour wait to see if they will make it to Tuesday's Olympic gymnastics finals after a shaky performance in the qualifying round.

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Related Topix: Sports, Summer Olympic, Lauren Mitchell, Olympics, Olympic Gymnastics, Summer Olympics, Georgia Bonora

Fri Jul 27, 2012

Berwick News

More than games for local stars

By JARROD POTTER and RUSSELL BENNETT THE Berwick News area is well represented at the London Olympic Games, with athletes representing our region in athletics, gymnastics, swimming, hockey and shooting.

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Related Topix: Sports, Olympics, Summer Olympic, Lauren Mitchell, Swimming

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Olympic Medal Count

    Total
1 United States 46 29 29 104
2 China 38 27 23 88
3 Great Britain 29 17 19 65
4 Russian Federation 24 26 32 82
5 South Korea 13 8 7 28
6 Germany 11 19 14 44
7 France 11 11 12 34
8 Italy 8 9 11 28
9 Hungary 8 4 5 17
10 Australia 7 16 12 35
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