Hamm of the US celebrates after clinching the gold medal at the Athens 2004 Olympic Games.
PICTURES OF THE YEAR - Paul Hamm (L) of the U.S. celebrates with celebrates with coach Miles Avery (behind) and trainer Dan Rackey after clinching the gold medal in the men's artistic gymnastics individual all-round final at the Athens 2004 Olympic Games August 18, 2004. Hamm won the gold medal ahead of South Korea's Kim Dae-eun and his compatriot Yang Tae-young. Following the competition officials realized that a judges scoring mistake awarded the gold medal to Hamm and not to Yang Tae-young. A ruling by the Court of Arbitration for Sport allowed Hamm to keep the gold medal. REUTERS/Jeff J Mitchell REUTERS CP/GMH