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China wins 5th world title in row

Updated: October 12, 2011, 12:52 PM ET
Associated Press

TOKYO -- Looking vulnerable after an ordinary performance in qualifying, the Chinese came roaring back to win their fifth straight title at the world gymnastics championships on Wednesday night.

China finished with 275.161 points, more than two ahead of Japan and the United States, and walked off the floor with their index fingers held aloft -- as if there's a doubt who is No. 1.

"We aim for gold," Zou Kai said.

And they have plenty of it. The Chinese have won every world title ...

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