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Medal Picks
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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Team

[Gold]U.S.
[Silver] Romania
[Bronze] China
U.S. coaches left three individual world champions off the Mag 6.

Individual all-around

[Gold]Svetlana Khorkina, Russia
[Silver] Carly Patterson, U.S.
[Bronze]Daniela Sofronie, Romania
At 25, Khorkina would be the first nonteen to win all-around gold since '68.

Vault

[Gold]Monica Rosu, Romania
[Silver]Oksana Chusovitina, Uzbekistan
[Bronze]Yelena Zamolodchikova, Russia
Chusovitina, 29, unretired to earn cash for her son's leukemia treatments

Uneven bars

[Gold]Svetlana Khorkina, Russia
[Silver] Courtney Kupets, U.S.
[Bronze]Beth Tweddle, Great Britain
Khorkina has 13 European, world and Olympic titles on bars.

Balance beam

[Gold]Fan Ye, China
[Silver] Carly Patterson, U.S.
[Bronze]Catalina Ponor, Romania
Look for Patterson's dismount, an Arabian double front.

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