Deng Linlin wins beam gold

Linlin wins women's beam gold

China's Deng Linlin clinches gold in the women's beam final at the London 2012 Olympics, with Sui Lu of China taking silver and Romania's Cataline Ponor bronze.

7 Aug 12

Deng Linlin Linlin wins gold in women's beam

China

7 Aug 12

Deng Linlin wins the women's beam to secure the second Olympic gymnastics gold medal of her career and China's 33rd at London 2012.

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Final Results

Final results by Athlete
Rank Athlete Country Medal moment Result
1 Deng CHN Watch: Medal moment 15.600 pts
2 Sui CHN 15.500 pts
3 Raisman USA 15.066 pts
View full results for Women's Beam

Head to Head

Kseniia Afanaseva vs Linlin Deng

Kseniia Afanaseva

Kseniia Afanaseva Russian Federation flag

London 2012 medals

1

London 2012 appearances

3

London 2012 results (pts)

14.583 Women's Beam

Height

1.58m (5'2")

Weight

49kg

Age

22

Linlin Deng

Linlin Deng China flag

London 2012 medals

1

London 2012 appearances

3

London 2012 results (pts)

15.600 Women's Beam

Height

1.46m (4'9")

Weight

36kg

Age

22

View the London 2012 medallist table