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Li Xiaopeng (gymnast) : biography

27 July 1981 -

Li Xiaopeng ( July 27, 1981 in Changsha, Hunan) is a male Chinese gymnast, who specializes in parallel bars and vault. He currently holds 16 world titles, more than any other gymnasts in China.http://data.2008.163.com/athlete/home/0005000E0HNU.html On 29 August 2009, he was the torch bearer for the torch relay of the East Asian Games in Hong Kong.

Influences

The Fédération Internationale de Gymnastique has named two routines after Li. They are "Li Xiaopeng hop" in vault, and "Li Xiaopeng arm hang" in parallel bars.

Competitive highlights

Year Competition Description Location Apparatus Rank-Final Score-Final Rank-Qualifying Score-Qualifying
1997 World Championships Lausanne Team 1 226.117
Parallel Bars 2 9.737
Floor Exercise 3 9.537
1998 World Cup/Series Final Sabae Parallel Bars 1 9.750
Floor Exercise 1 9.425
1999 World Championships Tianjin Team 1 230.395 1 230.546
Vault 1 9.668
Parallel Bars 6 9.137
2000 Olympic Games Sydney Team 1 231.919
Parallel Bars 1 9.825 3 9.762
Floor Exercise 5 9.737 2 9.725
2002 World Cup/Series Final Stuttgart Parallel Bars 1 9.837
World Championships Debrecen Vault 1 9.818 1 9.718
Parallel Bars 1 9.812 1 9.587
2003 World Championships Anaheim Team 1 171.996 3 225.119
Vault 1 9.818
Parallel Bars 1 9.825
Horizontal Bar 5 9.662
2004 World Cup/Series Final Birmingham Parallel Bars 4 9.712
Olympic Games Athens Team 5 171.257 4 229.507
All around 84 28.699
Vault 7 9.368 2 9.800
Parallel Bars 3 9.762 2 9.787
Rings 61 9.112
2005 World Championships Melbourne All around 86 19.137
Vault 13 9.437
Parallel Bars 2 9.675 5 9.662
2006 World Cup/Series Final São Paulo Parallel Bars 1 16.450
World Cup/Series Stuttgart Parallel Bars 1 16.300 1 16.350
2008 World Cup/Series Tianjin Parallel Bars 1 16.775
Horizontal Bar 2 16.200
Cottobus Parallel Bars 1 16.250 1 16.500
Horizontal Bar 3 15.975 2 15.925
Olympic Games Beijing Team 1 286.125 1 374.675
All around 45 78.500
Parallel Bars 1 16.450 1 16.425
Horizontal Bar 10 15.400
Vault DNQ DNQ - 16.775(One vault only)
Floor Exercise 28 15.100
Rings 42 14.800
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