Kohei Uchimura Japan
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Key Facts

Country

Competed in

Date of birth

03 Jan 1989

Height

1.6m

Weight

54kg

Medals

London 2012
Gold Silver Bronze
1 2 0
Men's Floor gold medallist China's Kai Zou

Zou Kai claims floor gold

China's Zou Kai wins his fifth gymnastics Olympic gold as he successfully defends his Olympic floor event title.

5 Aug 12

Zou Kai Zou Kai wins fifth gold on floor

China's Zou Kai defends his Olympic floor title in the first of the London 2012 individual apparatus gymnastics finals.

Kohei Uchimura Sublime Uchimura takes gold

Kohei Uchimura takes gymnastics all-around gold for Japan after a sublime display at the North Greenwich Arena.

kristian thomas Briton Thomas misses out on medal

Britons Kristian Thomas and Dan Purvis miss out on individual all-around medals as Japan's Kohei Uchimura takes gold.

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Results for Kohei Uchimura

Date Event Rank Mark
5 Aug Men's Floor Exercise Final 2 silver 15.800 pts
1 Aug Men's Individual All-Around Final 1 gold 92.690 pts
30 Jul Men's Team Final 2 silver 271.952 pts

Head to Head

Kohei Uchimura vs Daniel Purvis

Kohei Uchimura

Kohei Uchimura One to watch Japan flag

London 2012 medals

3

London 2012 appearances

3

London 2012 results (pts)

271.952 Men's Team

Height

1.6m (5'3")

Weight

54kg

Age

27

Daniel Purvis

Daniel Purvis Great Britain & N. Ireland flag

London 2012 medals

1

London 2012 appearances

3

London 2012 results (pts)

271.711 Men's Team

Height

1.68m (5'6")

Weight

62kg

Age

25

View the London 2012 medallist table