US women gymnasts take gold

Rio de Janeiro, Aug 10 (IANS) The US women’s artistic gymnastics team took gold again in Rio – just as it did four years ago in London – though this time it was led by the exceptional Simone Biles, who performed her magic on every apparatus.

In second place after the United States (184,897) came Russia (176,688), which also did a repeat by taking silver as in London, while China (176,003) returned to the podium in third place after coming in fourth in the last Olympics, reports Efe.

–IANS

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