Gabrielle Douglas (USA) competes in the women's gymnastics uneven bars
Aug 6, 2012; London, United Kingdom; Gabrielle Douglas (USA) competes in the women's gymnastics uneven bars final during the London 2012 Olympic Games at North Greenwich Arena.
Leap of faith
Britain's gymnast Kristian Thomas performs on the vault during the men's gymnastics apparatus finals. Thomas finished last of the eight competitors in the event, while Hak Seon Yang of Korea took the gold.
They're a blur
Cyclists compete during the women's omnium elimination race cycling event at the Velodrome.
Yukiko Inui and Chisa Kobayashi of Japan compete during the women's duet synchronized swimming preliminary round.
Ding Ning of China competes during the women's team table tennis semifinals. China beat Korea, 3-0, and will face Japan in the finals.
Better catch on
Great Britain's Beth Tweddle competes in the women's uneven bars final. She earned a bronze medal in the event, while all-around champion Gabby Douglas of the US finished last.
Here's how to do it
A gymnast performs a demonstration on the rings prior to the event finals, which were won by Arthur Nabarrete Zanetti of Brazil.
Over the top
Martina Strutz of Germany reacts after clearing the bar in the women's pole vault final. Strutz finished fifth in the event, which was won by American Jennifer Suhr.
Give him a hand
Serbia's Momir Ilic is tackled by Hungary's Mate Lekai during their men's handball preliminary match.
Hungary defenseman Peter Biros scores a goal on USA goalkeeper Moses Merrill during Hungary's 11-6 win in the water polo preliminaries.
France goalkeeper Sarah Bouhaddi snatches the ball away from Japan midfielder Homare Sawa's head. Japan won 2-1 and will face the US for the gold medal.
Silver medalist Chen Yibing of China performs on the rings during the artistic gymnastics men's apparatus finals.
Genzebe Dibaba of Ethiopia weeps as she's taken off the track in a wheelchair. She suffered a hamstring injury during the final lap of a women's 1,500-meter heat — the third of three heats — and ended her race with about 150 meters to go.
It's hard to figure out who's more uncomfortable during this 84-kilogram (185-pound) Greco-Roman wrestling match between Keitani Graham of Micronesia (left) and Charles Edward Betts of the U.S.
They're in sync (and sink!)
An underwater camera captures Natalia Ischenko and Svetlana Romashina of Russia as they pierce the water line in the women's duets synchronized swimming free routine preliminary.
Gabrielle Douglas competes in the women's gymnastics uneven bars final. America's sweetheart — winner of a gold in the team event — failed to add to her medal collection on this day.