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American tops again in gymnastics championships

...United States' medal haul in the world gymnastics championships Sunday, bringing the total to nine. But South Korean Yang Tae-young, who won the bronze all-around medal in last year's Olympics amid a scoring controversy, lost his shot at another...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/11/28/oth_27197.shtml
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American gymnasts lead women's all-around qualifiers

...he said. In Athens, officials announced two days after the men's all-around competition that South Korea's Yang Tae-young was wrongly docked a tenth of a point on his next-to-last routine, the parallel bars. With the change, he would...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/11/24/oth_25595.shtml
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Champ Hamm in court to settle Olympic dispute

...judges. "We hope the decision will be made in the next two weeks," CAS general secretary Matthieu Reeb said. Yang Tae-young wants CAS to order international gymnastics officials to change the rankings and give him the gold and Hamm the silver...

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People in the News

...congratulations, you made us proud." Hamm's victory has been scrutinized ever since it was discovered that South Korea's Yang Tae-young should have been awarded more points based on the degree of difficulty. Yang finished third, 0.049 points behind...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/09/01/ent_427114.shtml
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World championships last chance for perfection

...Hamm became the first American to win the Olympic all-around title at Athens, South Korea's bronze medallist Yang Tae-young challenged the result when FIG announced he had been wrongly docked a tenth of a point off the start value of his...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/11/22/oth_25188.shtml
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European gymnastics to test video replay

...might have been avoided. Two days after Paul Hamm won the gold medal, the FIG announced that South Korean gymnast Yang Tae-young was wrongly docked a tenth of a point from the start value of his parallel bars routine. Yang won the bronze medal...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/05/11/oth_452865.shtml
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Court says Hamm can keep gold

...decision by a three-judge panel from the court ends a saga that began more than two months ago, when South Korea's Yang Tae-young claimed a scoring error cost him the title. He asked the court to order international gymnastics officials to change...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/10/22/oth_432069.shtml
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People in the News

...ice cream. The company sells dairy products mainly in the Upper Midwest. He won the gold medal, but South Korean Yang Tae-young has appealed to the Court of Arbitration for Sport to change the results because of a scoring error committed by three...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/10/08/ent_430754.shtml
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In Hamm's way

...and the medals were awarded, South Korea came forward to claim that the gold should have gone to bronze medalist Yang Tae-young because he was unfairly docked a tenth of a point on the start value of his parallel bars routine - enough to jump...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/09/30/edi_429905.shtml
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Sports' highest court will hear South Korean appeal for gold medal

...Monday from a South Korean gymnast who believes he was unfairly deprived of the gold because of a scoring error. Yang Tae-young wants CAS to order international gymnastics officials to reorder the rankings and give him the gold medal and Hamm...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/09/27/oly_429700.shtml
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