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Eleftherios Petrounias performs on the rings during the men’s apparatus finals of the 2021 European Championships in Artistic Gymnastics in the St. Jakobshalle in Basel, Switzerland, Saturday.


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Greece’s Antonios Tantalidis performs on the floor exercise during the men’s all-around final of the 2021 European Championships Artistic Gymnastics in the St. Jakobshalle in Basel, Switzerland, on Friday.

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Greece’s Konstantinos Konstantinidis performs on the rings during the men’s qualification competition of the 2021 European Championships in Artistic Gymnastics in the St. Jakobshalle in Basel, Switzerland, on Thursday.

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Greece’s Chrysa Balami performs on the uneven bars during the women’s qualification competition of the 2021 European Championships in Artistic Gymnastics in the St. Jakobshalle in Basel, Switzerland, on Wednesday.


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Greece’s Lefteris Petrounias performs on the rings on the first day of the apparatus finals at the Gymnastics World Championships at Aspire Dome in Doha, Qatar, where he clinched the gold medal. The 27-year-old won the world championship title in the rings, his third in a row, despite performing with a shoulder injury. Petrounias remains unbeaten in the last two-and-a-half years and has now collected nine gold medals at major tournaments. [AP]


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Eleni Kelaiditi of Greece performs during the individual ball qualifications at the 36th Rhythmic Gymnastics World Championships in Sofia, Bulgaria on Tuesday. Kelaitidi is one of eight Greek gymnasts taking part. The championships will finish on Sunday. [BORISLAV TROSHEV/EPA]

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Greek Olympic athlete and world champion Lefteris Petrounias won his fourth consecutive European gold in gymnastics on the rings at the European Championships 2018 in Glasgow.

 

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Greek Olympic athlete and world champion Lefteris Petrounias won his fourth consecutive European gold in gymnastics on the rings at the European Championships 2018 in Glasgow. The 27-year-old clinched this year’s championships following golds in 2015, 2016 and 2017. He won the gold with 15,466 points and was followed by Turkey’s Ibrahim Colak (15,100 points) and Britain’s Cordi Taloch (15,000 points).



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Greece’s Argyro Afrati, 20, on the vault in the qualifiers for the Women’s Apparatus Finals of the Glasgow 2018 European Artistic Gymnastics Championships, late Thursday. The inaugural multi-sport event is to be split between Glasgow and Berlin, which will host the athletics. [EPA]

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Lefteris Petrounias extended his winning streak earning gold at the AGF Trophy in Baku, Azerbaijan on Saturday, while new star Ioanna Xoulogi earned silver, as Greek gymnasts made their presence felt at the world cup event.

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“Lord of the Rings” Lefteris Petrounias won gold at the World Artisic Gymnastics Championships in Montreal on Saturday to become only the ninth gymnast (and the second Greek) to win back-to-back Worlds golds in the rings.


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Greek athletes Eleftherios Petrounias (left) and Vasiliki Millousi (right) are pictured with their medals on their arrival at Athens International Airport from the Gymnastics World Cup AGF Trophy 2017 in Baku Monday. Petrounias won gold in the rings competition, while Millousi won silver in the balance beam event. [ANA-MPA]