Yibing Chen China
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Key Facts

Country

Competed in

Date of birth

19 Dec 1984

Height

1.6m

Weight

58kg

Medals

London 2012
Gold Silver Bronze
1 1 0
Beijing 2008
Gold Silver Bronze
2 0 0
All-time
Gold Silver Bronze
3 1 0

Biography

Competed in: GYMNASTICS - ARTISTICGymnastics - Artistic

China's 'King of the Rings'

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Arthur Nabarrete Zanetti Zanetti takes stunning rings gold

Brazil's Arthur Nabarrete Zanetti shocks defending champion Chen Yibing of China to win Olympics rings gold.

6 Aug 12

World bronze for Smith after fall

China

15 Oct 11

Louis Smith wins World Gymnastics pommel horse bronze in Tokyo despite losing control right at the end of one of the world's most complex routines, as Hungarian rival Krisztian Berki wins gold.

Tweddle stars in GB medals treble

China

23 Oct 10

Britain's Beth Tweddle recaptures her world uneven bars title as two Chinese gymnasts fell from the apparatus.

Results for Yibing Chen

Date Event Rank Mark
6 Aug Men's Rings Final 2 silver 15.800 pts
30 Jul Men's Team Final 1 gold 275.997 pts
28 Jul Men's Qualifications Qualifications, Subdivision 1 6 269.985 pts

Head to Head

Yibing Chen vs Louis Smith

Yibing Chen

Yibing Chen One to watch China flag

London 2012 medals

2

London 2012 appearances

3

London 2012 results (pts)

275.997 Men's Team

Height

1.6m (5'3")

Weight

58kg

Age

29

Louis Smith

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London 2012 medals

2

London 2012 appearances

3

London 2012 results (pts)

271.711 Men's Team

Height

1.79m (5'10")

Weight

76kg

Age

25

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