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    BANGKOK, THAILAND

    The Chinese men's and women's teams scored a clean sweep of gold medals in Thailand's International Gymnastic Tournament.

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    1. GV Xu Yemei (China) winning uneven bars event 0.27
    2. SV Crowd applauding 0.32
    3. SV Yu Feng (China) winning beam exercise 1.57
    InitialsRdel/SW

    SPORT: GYMNASTICS
    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: BANGKOK, THAILAND

    The Chinese men's and women's teams scored a clean sweep of gold medals in Thailand's International Gymnastic Tournament. In the individual performances the Chinese women's team won all four events, and also took the gold in the all-event category. Li Cuiling won the overall individual medal, and took the title for horizontal bars and the vaulting horse. Xu Yemei, seen here in the uneven bars routine, won that event. Yu Feng was placed first in the balance beam and floor exercises, with this display. Chinese men took gold in five of the six events staged with Tang Zhigang winning the pommel and horizontal bar, Wu Gounian victorious in the floor exercise and the vaulting horse, and Chen Jun winning the rings. The Goodwill Tournament was held in Bangkok over the two days of February 14-15.

    Source: REUTERS - GARY BURNS

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    Film ID:
    VLVA7GZZN4VYJNBKGA2ZMCEDOKKW5
    Media URN:
    VLVA7GZZN4VYJNBKGA2ZMCEDOKKW5
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    18/02/1983
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:11:57:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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