U.S. gymnast Gabby Douglas wins all-around title, giving her 2nd gold
She took a small hop forward on her dismount, but it hardly mattered. The look on her face said it all: Yeah, I got this. Her score of 15.5 extended her lead over Komova to more than three-tenths of a point going into the final rotation, floor exercise.
While Douglas' skills on floor are impressive — she gets more air than the NBA's Carmelo Anthony, whom she and her teammates met the other day — it's her personality that makes it a show-stopper. The crowd was clapping almost from the opening notes of her techno music, and she got downright sassy with her dance moves, directing playful grins at the judges.
Her score of 15.033 meant Komova needed a 15.36 or better to win. She didn't come close, and Douglas grabbed herself another gold.
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