Spring Resident, Simone Biles Wins Women’s All-around Gymnastics Gold In Rio

Aug 11, 2016; Rio de Janeiro, Brazil; Simone Biles (USA) competes on the balance beam during the women’s individual all-around final in the Rio 2016 Summer Olympic Games at Rio Olympic Arena. Mandatory Credit: Robert Deutsch-USA TODAY Sports

Spring, Texas – August 12th, 2016 (FoxSports): Three-time world champion Simone Biles has struck individual gold, winning the women’s all-around individual competition at the Rio 2016 Olympic Games.

The 19-year-old American and four-time national champion was the overwhelming favorite to stand on top of the podium during Thursday’s competition, and she didn’t disappoint. Biles delivered a near-flawless floor exercise routine that scored a whopping 15.933 and erased any doubts about her all-around dominance.

Biles’ American teammate Aly Raisman, who was denied a spot on the all-around podium during the 2012 London Games, found redemption in Rio with an amazing 15.433 on the floor exercise to earn silver.

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