Archive - March 2016
After Jesolo, we take a look at who would have fit nicely into last year’s World Championships Team line-up with an eye toward Rio!
With a total score of 60.165, Gabrielle Douglas captured the title at the American Cup, edging out her closest rival and American teammate, Maggie Nichols. Four years ago, before she won Olympic All Around gold and became a household name, Douglas placed the highest score at the same event performing as an exhibition, winning the hearts of the crowd if not the actual title. This year she did both, performing to what I believe was the absolute best of her ability at this particular time.
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