US Women’s Gymnastics Team Dominates At The 2016 Olympics, Takes Home The Gold!
The US women’s gymnastics team took home the gold medal at the 2016 Olympics in Rio. This marks their second consecutive summer Olympics they’ve taken home the gold after a dominating performance. They came in first, 8 points above Russia.
The team consisted of Alexandra Raisman, Madison Kocian, Lauren Hernandez, Gabrielle Douglas, and Simone Biles. Team USA finished with a score of 184.987, the Russian Federation came in at 176.688, beating out China, which got the bronze with a score of 176.003.
Japan followed in fourth at 174.371.