The top London Olympics official in rhythmic gymnastics has been expelled from the sport's governing body after it found "irregularities" in judges' examinations.
The Russians stood on the podium, belting out their anthem for the entire arena to hear.
Evgeniya Kanaeva laughed, already knowing the question that was coming.
Russia is at the top of the standings halfway through group qualifying at rhythmic gymnastics.
The coach of world champion Jordyn Wieber says she may have a stress fracture in her right leg.
Gabby Douglas upset world champion Jordyn Wieber for the first time Sunday night, winning the Olympic trials and the lone guaranteed spot for the London Games.
Britain's rhythmic gymnastics group has won its appeal after missing out on a place for the London Olympics.
Britain's rhythmic gymnastics group is making an appeal after missing out on a place at the London Olympics.
Britain has fallen short of the required qualifying score and will not be able to compete in the rhythmic gymnastics group event at this summer's London Olympics.
The U.S. women just got a lot weaker in their weakest event.
As Paul Hamm sat on the edge of the floor, stretching, he looked like all the other competitors at the U.S. gymnastics championships.
Jonathan Horton and Jordyn Wieber have given the United States a sweep at the American Cup.
Police say two-time Olympic rhythmic gymnastics champion Natalia Lavrova of Russia has been killed in a car accident.
Italy has captured its second gold medal of the rhythmic gymnastics world championships on the final day of the competition.
Italy beat Belarus and Russia on Saturday to win the group all-around event at the rhythmic gymnastics world championships.
Olympic champion Evgeniya Kanaeva of Russia won a fifth gold medal at the rhythmic gymnastics world championships on Friday, edging Daria Kondakova in the individual all-around event.