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.