Good job. It was a great and close competition and they well deserve the Gold. It is a tough tough sport and the feats the accomplish is simply mind boggling.
LONDON — The United States women’s gymnastics team built a big early lead on the vault and held it emphatically through three rousing performances on the floor exercise to win its first gymnastics women’s team gold medal since 1996.
Alexandra Raisman was well into happy tears even before she finished the final exercise of the night, a bouncy routine set to “Hava Nagila” that was awarded a 15.300.
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