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Li reclaims parallel bars crown

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Li Xiaopeng regained his Olympic parallel bars title on home soil in Beijing as China's gymnastics squad continued to dominate.

The 27-year-old bettered his bronze from four years ago in Athens and reclaimed the title he won in Sydney.

Li began with a fantastic leap from one end of the bars to the other to help him score an impressive 16.450 points.

South Korea's Wonchul Yoo collected silver with Anton Fokin of Uzbekistan earning bronze.

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