Gymnastics at the 2012 Summer Olympics – Women's uneven bars

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Women's uneven bars
at the Games of the XXX Olympiad
Victory ceremony.jpg
Women's uneven bars victory ceremony
Venue North Greenwich Arena
Date 6 August
Competitors 8 from 6 nations
Winning points 16.133
Medalists
Gold medal    Russia
Silver medal    China
Bronze medal    Great Britain
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Gymnastics at the
2012 Summer Olympics
Artistic
Gymnastics (artistic) pictogram.svg
Qualification   men   women

Team all-around   men   women
Individual all-around men women
Vault men women
Floor men women
Pommel horse men
Rings men
Parallel bars men
Horizontal bar men
Uneven bars women
Balance beam women
Rhythmic
Gymnastics (rhythmic) pictogram.svg
Group all-around women
Individual all-around women
Trampoline
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Individual men women

The women's uneven bars in artistic gymnastics at the 2012 Olympic Games in London was held at the North Greenwich Arena on 6 August.[1]

Aliya Mustafina from Russia won the gold medal. He Kexin from China won silver and Great Britain's Elizabeth Tweddle took the bronze.

Format competition[edit]

The top eight qualifiers in the qualification phase (limit two per NOC) advanced to the apparatus final. Qualification scores were then ignored, with only final round scores counting.[2]

Qualification[edit]

Name Country Date of birth Age
Youngest Gabby Douglas United States USA 31 December 1995 16 years
Oldest Elizabeth Tweddle United Kingdom GBR 1 April 1985 27 years
Rank Gymnast Nation D Score E Score Pen. Total Qual.
1 Beth Tweddle Great Britain 7.000 9.133 16.133 Q
2 He Kexin China 7.100 8.866 15.966 Q
3 Viktoria Komova Russia 7.000 8.833 15.833 Q
4 Yao Jinnan China 6.800 8.966 15.766 Q
5 Aliya Mustafina Russia 7.000 8.700 15.700 Q
6 Gabby Douglas United States 6.600 8.733 15.333 Q
7 Huang Qiushuang China 6.600 8.666 15.266 -
8 Elisabeth Seitz Germany 6.700 8.466 15.166 Q
9 Koko Tsurumi Japan 6.600 8.433 15.033 Q
10 Celine van Gerner Netherlands 6.200 8.666 14.866 R
11 Kyla Ross United States 6.400 8.466 14.866 R
12 Jordyn Wieber United States 6.400 8.433 14.833 -
13 Rebecca Tunney Great Britain 6.400 8.425 14.825 R

* Huang Qiushuang (CHN) ranked 7th, but did not qualify due to the 'two per country' rule as two of her teammates qualified ahead of her.

* Jordyn Wieber (USA) did not qualify as the 3rd reserve due to her teammates Gabby Douglas and Kyla Ross gaining higher scores in the preliminary round.

Final[edit]

Elizabeth Tweddle with her bronze.jpg
Rank Gymnast Nation D Score E Score Pen. Total
1 Aliya Mustafina Russia 7.000 9.133 16.133
2 He Kexin China 7.100 8.833 15.933
3 Beth Tweddle Great Britain 7.000 8.916 15.916
4 Yao Jinnan China 6.800 8.966 15.766
5 Viktoria Komova Russia 7.000 8.666 15.666
6 Elisabeth Seitz Germany 6.700 8.566 15.266
7 Koko Tsurumi Japan 6.400 8.566 14.966
8 Gabby Douglas United States 6.300 8.600 14.900

References[edit]