The Great Britain team of Nile Wilson Daniel Purvis James Hall Max Whitlock…

The Great Britain team of Nile Wilson Daniel Purvis James Hall Max Whitlock Kristian Thomas Brinn Bevan and Louis Smith wear their silver medals won.

Nile Wilson of Great Britain competes in the Pommel during Day Three of the 2015 World Artistic Gymnastics Championships at The SSE Hydro on October 25, 2015 in Glasgow, Scotland.

Nile Wilson Photos Photos: 2015 World Artistic Gymnastics Championships - Day Three

Nile Wilson Photos - Nile Wilson of Great Britain competes in the Pommel during Day Three of the 2015 World Artistic Gymnastics Championships at The SSE Hydro on October 2015 in Glasgow, Scotland. - 2015 World Artistic Gymnastics Championships - Day Three

Nile Wilson became the first Briton to win an Olympic medal in the horizontal bar by claiming bronze at Rio 2016.

Rio Olympics 2016: Nile Wilson wins Great Britain's first high bar medal

Rio Olympics Nile Wilson wins Great Britain's first high bar medal

Nile Wilson of Great Britain competes on the Horizontal Bar Final on Day 11 of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games at the Rio Olympic Arena on August 16, 2016 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

Nile Wilson of Great Britain competes on the Horizontal Bar Final on Day 11 of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games at the Rio Olympic Arena on August 2016 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

Nile Wilson of Great Britain competes on the pommel horse during the Men's Individual All-Around final on Day 5 of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games at the Rio Olympic Arena on August 10, 2016 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

Nile Wilson of Great Britain competes on the pommel horse during the Men's Individual All-Around final on Day 5 of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games at the Rio Olympic Arena on August 2016 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

Rio Olympics 2016: Nile Wilson wins Great Britain's first high bar medal - BBC Sport

Rio Olympics 2016: Nile Wilson wins Great Britain's first high bar medal

Rio Olympics Nile Wilson wins Great Britain's first high bar medal - BBC Sport

Nile Wilson of Great Britain competes on the Horizontal Bar Final on Day 11 of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games at the Rio Olympic Arena on August 16, 2016 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

Nile Wilson of Great Britain competes on the Horizontal Bar Final on Day 11 of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games at the Rio Olympic Arena on August 2016 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

Nile Wilson wins Britain's first ever gold on the high bar on the final day of the European Gymnastics Championships in Bern.

European Gymnastics Championships 2016: Nile Wilson claims high bar gold

Nile Wilson wins Britain's first ever gold on the high bar on the final day of the European Gymnastics Championships in Bern.

Nile Wilson of Great Britain walks in the 'Heroes of the Games' segment during…

Nile Wilson of Great Britain walks in the 'Heroes of the Games' segment during…

Great Britain's Nile Wilson performs on the parallel bars during the men's team final

Japan win gold in gymnastics team final as Great Britain come fourth

Great Britain's Nile Wilson performs on the parallel bars during the men's team final

Some fans must have assumed that Zonderland, 30, one of the favourites, would simply drop out of the event. Britain's Nile Wilson, 20, was even caught saying ‘no way’ as he waited for Zonderland to get back on his feet. Ouch: Zonderland of the Netherlands falls from the horizontal bar during the artistic gymnastics men's apparatus final

Defending champion Epke Zonderland falls flat on his face at Rio 2016

View Epke Zonderland of the Netherlands falls during his horizontal bar routine, men's gymnastics, Aug. pictures and other Rio Olympics Best Photos From Day 11 photos at ABC News

Nile Wilson of Great Britain walks in the 'Heroes of the Games' segment during the Closing Ceremony on Day 16 of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games at Maracana Stadium on August 21, 2016 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

Closing Ceremony 2016 Olympic Games - Olympics: Day 16

Nile Wilson of Great Britain walks in the 'Heroes of the Games' segment during the Closing Ceremony on Day 16 of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games at Maracana Stadium on August 2016 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

08.16.16 Danell Leyva (USA) wins silver in high bar event final. Fabian Hambuchen of Germany takes gold,Nile Wilson of Great Britain the bronze. Levya, originally an alternate, replacing an injured John Orozco just two weeks before the start of the games, won two silvers in the Event Finals.

Danell Leyva wins the silver medal on the high bar - his second of the day and third career Olympic medal.

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