14 Oct 2011

China retain men's world gymnastics title

7:14 am on 14 October 2011

China has won a fifth straight men's title at the world gymnastics championships, denying Japan's bid to come back on top after 33 years.

China finished three points ahead of Japan, the United States finished third.

Earlier this week the United States women won their third world gymnastics title finishing ahead of Russia, last year's champion.