(AP) — Sunisa Lee turned the fifth straight American lady to assert the Olympic title within the girls’s all-around.
She edged Rebeca Andrade of Brazil in an entertaining and hotly contested closing whereas Simone Biles watched from the stands.
Lee’s whole of 57.433 factors was simply sufficient to prime Andrade. The Brazilian earned the primary gymnastics all-around medal by a Latin American athlete however missed out on gold when she stepped out of bounds twice throughout her ground routine.
Russian gymnast Angelina Melnikova earned bronze two days after main ROC to gold within the group closing.
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