Gymnastics at the 1996 Summer Olympics – Men's floor

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Men's floor
at the Games of the XXVI Olympiad
1st, gold medalist(s) Ioannis Melissanidis  Greece
2nd, silver medalist(s) Li Xiaoshuang  China
3rd, bronze medalist(s) Alexei Nemov  Russia
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These are the results of the men's floor competition, one of eight events for male competitors in artistic gymnastics at the 1996 Summer Olympics in Atlanta. The qualification and final rounds took place on July 20, 22 and 28th at the Georgia Dome.



Ninety-three gymnasts competed in the floor event during the compulsory and optional rounds on July 20 and 22. The eight highest scoring gymnasts advanced to the final on July 28. Each country was limited to two competitors in the final.

Rank Gymnast Score
1  Yevgeni Podgorny (RUS) 19.549
2  Vitaly Scherbo (BLR) 19.462
3  Alexei Nemov (RUS) 19.450
4  Ioannis Melissanidis (GRE) 19.375
5  Grigory Misutin (UKR) 19.362
6  Li Xiaoshuang (CHN) 19.350
8  Ivan Ivanov (BUL) 19.324
 Thierry Aymes (FRA) 19.324


Rank Gymnast Score
Gold medal icon.svg  Ioannis Melissanidis (GRE) 9.850
Silver medal icon.svg  Li Xiaoshuang (CHN) 9.837
Bronze medal icon.svg  Alexei Nemov (RUS) 9.800
4  Ivan Ivanov (BUL) 9.750
 Thierry Aymes (FRA) 9.750
6  Yevgeni Podgorny (RUS) 9.550
7  Vitaly Scherbo (BLR) 9.275
8  Grigory Misutin (UKR) 9.100