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China wins gymnastics gold; U.S. fourth

Updated: October 21, 2010, 4:06 PM ET
Associated Press

ROTTERDAM, Netherlands -- China won its fourth straight men's team title at the world championships on Thursday, while the United States struggled on the pommel horse and finished fourth.

China led rival Japan most of the night, with Germany finishing third. A strong effort from Japan's injured Kohei Uchimura could not stop the relatively untested Chinese, who returned only one member from their 2008 Olympic gold medal-winning team.

"We were already confident from the start," said ...

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