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Brian Cazeneuve
August 02, 2004
Here's the outlook for all 301 events, as well as the U.S. prospects and a gallery of international stars
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August 02, 2004

Medal Picks

Here's the outlook for all 301 events, as well as the U.S. prospects and a gallery of international stars

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[Gold]Xiao Qin, China
[Silver]Marius Urzica, Romania
[Bronze]Teng Haibing, China
A Canadian judge gave gold medalist Xiao the only 10.0 at the 2003 worlds.

Rings

[Gold]Dimosthenis Tampakos, Greece
[Silver]Jordan Jovtchev, Bulgaria
[Bronze]Matteo Morandi, Italy
Blaine Wilson could have won this event had he not torn a biceps in February.

Vault

[Gold]Li Xiaoping, China
[Silver]Huang Xu, China
[Bronze]Yevgeny Sapronenko, Latvia
Li's signature vault is a round-off to the board, half on, 2� twist.

Parallel bars

[Gold]Li Xiaopeng, China
[Silver]Marian Dragulescu, Romania
[Bronze] Jason Gatson, U.S.
Dragulescu started gymnastics as a boy in order to get out of karate class.

Horizontal bar

[Gold]Vlasios Maras, Greece
[Silver] Paul Hamm, U.S.
[Bronze]Ivan Ivankov, Belarus
Away from gymnastics, Maras is an avid snowboarder.

Women

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