The toughest competition in Rio is between the American team members to see who would finish top 2.
Vault: Simone (1st)
Bars: Madison (1st), Gabby (3rd)
Beam: Simone (1st), Laurie (2nd)
Floor: Simone (1st), Aly (2nd)
Four of five subdivisions are complete. But there’s no doubt that those will hold up.
It was as dominant a team performance as I can ever recall. Like some of the Soviet Union preliminary meets back in the 1980s.