China’s Ruoteng Xiao wins gold at gymnastics worlds
MONTREAL (AP) — China’s Ruoteng Xiao is the new men’s all-around champion after winning gold on Thursday night at the gymnastics world championships.
Xiao finished with a score of 86.933 points, ahead of compatriot Chaopan Lin (86.448) and Kenzo Shirai (86.431) of Japan.
Canadian Zachary Clay finished 21st for his best result at a world championship. His best performance was on pommel horse, where he scored 13.566 for ninth.
The women’s all-around final is Friday night.