JAPAN TOOK THE PODIUM HAND UCHIMURA KOHEI

Japan won the gold medal in the final of individual artistic gymnastics when your athlete, Kohei Uchimura , led several of the tests.

Kohei Uchimura Japanese climbed the podium for the gold medal by winning the individual general discipline of gymnastics at the 2012 Summer Olympics . The silver medal won the German Marcel Nguyen and bronze American Danell Leyva.

The champion scored 92.690 points, while the German managed to score 91.031 and US Leyva managed 90.698. No Japanese has finished on the podium to receive the gold medal in artistic gymnastics at the Olympic Games from Los Angeles 1984.

Olympic medals

The athlete adds his second medal at the 2012 Summer Olympics since Monday had won a silver medal in the team category. Uchimira participated in the 2008 Summer Olympics where he reached silver medals in artistic gymnastics discipline in the general category and team.

overall score

The athlete is 23 years old, 160 centimeters tall and weighs 55 kilos. His performance earned him the colt the only gymnast above 15 points (15,066). In the Rings he got about 15,366 points, falling below while jump Nguyen got 16,266, with the highest score. In parallel he obtained 15,325 and 15,600 on the high bar. The lowest performance was in floor, with 15,100 points, but he had margin to be crowned champion.