LEFT: Iliana Sheytanova (Bulgaria) slips off the balance beam
in the qualifications. Her team placed last (24th).
BELOW: Roman Gisi (Switzerland) crashes to the mat from pom-
mel horse, an event that rarely lets you fall on your feet.
BOTTOM RIGHT: A replacement for injured Marian Dragulescu,
Cosmin Malita was of little help to Romania on pommels in the
BOTTOM LEFT: This wobble after a front salto hurt the balance
beam score of China’s Xiao Sha in the all-around final.