World Champion Jordan Wieber Out of Olympic All-Around Competiton
Defending World Champion, Jordan Wieber is out of the Olympic All-around competition.
Wieber left the gym floor in tears after teammates Ali Raisman and Gabby Douglas both outscored Wieber, and advancing to the All-Around final. Less than 4 tenths of a point separated Wieber from Raisman. Wieber is unable to compete due to the “two-per country” rule pout in place by the Olympics.
Wieber left the gymnastics floor in tears after missing the all-around. “I’ll be alright,” she said as she was escorted off by coaches.
The American team finished with 181.863 points and in first place out Team Romania and China still are left to compete.
Written by Sarah on July 29th, 2012 | Tagged as: Popular Culture