Gabby Douglas Wows in Olympic Gymnastics

The 16-year-old faced off against Russia's Viktoria Komova for the all-around title.
3:00 | 08/02/12

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In a sport of incredible leap twisty and soaring. Cabbie Douglas reaches such heights she's known as the flying world. Today at the end that the individual all around final it was down to the powerful Douglas and the graceful Russian Victoria Como. But -- day was guarantees. Best score on the -- best score on the beam just four inches wide. And in the end she spun faster and leapt higher than everyone else. That gave her goal. And reduce come over to tears. And -- was so close cabbies teammate -- raised and put her hands down on the beam for just 12. And that cost her a medal. Team USA one elsewhere today to. The women's eight road to gold after dominating the sport for the last six years. And in the judo arena as Russian president Vladimir Putin and British prime minister David Cameron watched -- Harrison won the US its first ever gold. Beating great Britain's Gemma Gibbons with a move known as the -- -- But today nobody smile is brighter than cabbies. She's only sixteen. Which means she's been training for more than half her life. And hopes to be back in four -- to do it all over again. Mixer for an ABC news London.

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