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Petrounias wins second gold for Greece in rings!

Greece is celebrating the second gold medal in the Rio 2016 Olympics, after Eleftherios Petrounias won the men’s rings. The judges scored Petrounias’s program with 16,000 points, with Brazilian Arthur Zanetti, the London 2012 gold medallist coming in second with 15,766. Russian Denis Anbliazin took bronze with 15,700 points.

Gold for Petrounias in Gymnastics Worlds (video)

Lefteris Petrounias earned gold at the World Artistic Gymnastics Championships on Saturday and has secured himself a spot in the Rio Olympics. The Greek champion won the rings event at the SSE Hydro Arena in Glasgow by collecting 15,800 points to beat his Chinese opponents into second and third. This completes a dream year for […]