Yang Wei during the competition
Yang Wei of China scored 94.575 points to win the men's gymnastics individual all-around gold medal at the Beijing Olympic Games on Thursday.
Kohai Uchimura of Japan claimed the silver in 91.975 points. The bronze went to Benoit Caranobe of France in 91.925.
Profile of Yang Wei
Birthday: Feb. 8, 1980
Place of Birth: Hubei Province
Height: 160 cm
Weight: 54 kg
Personal Best Result: Gold medals in men's team competition and individual all-around at the 2008 Beijing Olympic Games
(Xinhua News Agency August 14, 2008)