. Sunisa Lee wins gold in gymnastics all-around in Tokyo Olympics « JO LEE MAGAZINE

ABC NEWS – Americans have now won gold in the women’s gymnastics all-around for the last five Olympic Games, starting with Carly Patterson in 2004, Nastia Liukin in 2008, Gabby Douglas in 2012 and Simone Biles in 2016. The Minnesota-based Lee, 18, went into the all-arounds with a medal already in her pocket, having been part of the U.S. team that won silver Tuesday. Lee, the first Hmong American Olympian, reached victory with a strong performance in her signature event, uneven bars, and a strong vault. Rebeca Andrade of Brazil won silver, bringing home the first gymnastics medal for a Brazilian woman.

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