Greece’s Eleftherios Petrounias Wins Gold in Rings Competition


Reigning world and European champion Eleftherios Petrounias continued his winning streak at the 2016 Rio Olympics  with a gold medal in the rings competition for Greece.

Petrounias, a multi-time world champion was the favorite to win.

Twitter exploded with congratulations to the Greek gymnast.

Petrounias has been sharing his Olympic journey with thousands of fans who follow him on Facebook and Twitter and has built an endearing global fan base.

He was even featured in a recent post by the men’s fashion website Mr. Porter.