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Olympics: U.S. men qualify first in gymnastics
Gymnastics » Leyva leads all-around qualifying as young Americans lead pack.

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It means the U.S. team will have to, as well, he said, if they want to be in contention for gold.

It was up for the challenge Saturday. Now the five men — four very young men — just have to go do it again.

At a glance

Men’s gymnastics highlights

» 20-year-old Danell Leyva qualifies atop the individual all-around standings, and the American team leads the way on the first day of men’s gymnastics.

» The U.S. has not won team gold since 1984.

» Favorites Japan and China stumble in their sets and qualify fifth and sixth.

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