Yang overcomes high bar fall to win gold
STUTTGART, Germany -- It was like the winner of best actor accepting his Oscar and then falling off the stage.
China's Yang Wei won his second straight all-around world gymnastics championship Friday in a performance so dominant, it didn't matter that he nearly barrel-rolled completely off the podium during his final routine.
Even with the ghastly mistake on the high bar, Yang cruised to an easy victory, scoring 93.675 points, nearly 1.5 over Fabian Hambuechen, who is quickly becoming ...
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