Age-19. Wants to be the next Kohei Uchimura.
To win gold at the Olympic Games in Tokyo, and then defend his title at the 2024 and 2028 Games. (nikkansports.com, 04 Jan 2020; tokyo-sports.co.jp, 21 Jan 2020)
Japan looks to be the team of the future. Takeru finished 5th, age-18.
🏅Hashimoto Daiki 🇯🇵 Japan
🥈Xiao Ruoteng 🇨🇳 China
🥉Nikita Nagornyy 🇷🇺 Russia
Taiwan’s Tang Chia-Hung surprised. Qualified in 22nd. Finished 7th!