July 31, 2012
Jordyn Wieber (right) and Alexandra Raisman hug during the U.S. women’s gymastics team’s gold-medal victory Tuesday. PHOTO/GETTY IMAGES
The women’s gymnatics team sparkled today in London, taking the team gold. They were so great in all four components of the competition (vault, uneven bars, beam and floor) that they won by a large margin of 5.066 points, with a total of 183.596 points.
Russia won the silver medal with 178.530 points and Romania rounded out the podium with a score of 176.414 points to win the bronze.
- Who is your favorite U.S. women’s gymnastics team member? Tweet us @mashchicago to let us know!
Powered by Facebook Comments
About The Mash
You might also like
Thanks to a big assist, Butler College Prep football team is ready to play [...]
Maggie Roache and Vijay Vemu react to how the NFL has handled Ray Rice's incident [...]
You can't call yourself a Chicago sports fan without talking some trash. [...]
Vijay Vemu asks 5 things in this week's Game Faces column [...]