Gabby Douglas, a 4-11 bundle of dazzling strength and agility, captured the Olympic women’s gymnastics individual all-around title in North Greenwich Arena here Thursday night, with a performance that belied her 16 years.
Douglas becomes the first African-American to win the Olympic women’s all around. She follows Nastia Liukin (2008) and Carly Patterson (2004) to give America the overall individual champion three Olympics running.
Gabby, is now the champion of women’s gymnastics. BOOOOM!