Stories tagged: Gabby Douglas
Mon., Sept. 12, 2016, 10:57 p.m.
Olympic gymnasts bring their act to Spokane
When America’s finest gymnasts vault into town Thursday night, Gabby Douglas will take a long look around the Spokane Arena.
Sun., Aug. 28, 2016, 9:29 p.m.
Michael Phelps put a name to his famous Phelpsface: Future
The most decorated Olympian of all time, swimmer Michael Phelps, offered a name to go with his famous Phelps face Sunday night and it’s one word: Future.
Tue., Aug. 9, 2016, 6:54 p.m.
Tim Dahlberg: Simone Biles and the ‘Final Five’ have more show left
There were smiles and hugs all around, even a celebratory chant. Winning gold felt good – awfully good – even if everyone in the arena knew this U.S. gymnastics team …
Sun., Aug. 7, 2016, 9:59 p.m.
Douglas proves she belongs, and accepts defeat with grace
RIO DE JANEIRO – Gabby Douglas watched Aly Raisman stick the dismount on the beam, then rose from her seat and gave her American teammate a big hug. Never mind …
Sun., July 10, 2016, 10:32 p.m.
Biles, Douglas headline U.S. women’s gymnastics team
SAN JOSE, Calif. – Simone Biles wouldn’t let herself believe it. Not until she heard from national team coordinator Martha Karolyi, even if the Olympic dream she had been chasing …
Tue., June 21, 2016, 7:49 p.m.
In a ‘one-and-done’ world, Aly Raisman, Gabby Douglas try again
The double standard didn’t hit Aly Raisman fully until she found herself talking to New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady. You know, as one does.
Sat., March 5, 2016, 4:26 p.m.
Gabby Douglas takes first at American Cup
NEWARK, N.J. (AP) – Reigning Olympic champion Gabrielle Douglas soared to victory in the 2016 American Cup on Saturday, serving notice she’s ready to make another run at the podium …
Tue., Oct. 27, 2015, 6:33 p.m.
U.S. women roll to 3rd straight world gymnastics title
The U.S. women’s gymnastics team won its third straight world title on Tuesday night, going nearly mistake free to easily grab the gold and state a case as the heavy …
Sat., Oct. 24, 2015, 7:50 p.m.
Gabby Douglas edges teammate Aly Raisman for spot world championship in all-around final
Though Raisman recovered with a solid beam routine, it wasn’t enough to overtake Gabby Douglas, leaving Raisman fifth overall but ineligible for the final as the third American finisher.
Sun., July 26, 2015
Simone Biles successfully defends all-around title at U.S. Classic gymnastics meet
HOFFMAN ESTATES, Ill. – Simone Biles successfully defended her all-around title in the Secret U.S. Classic on Saturday night, continuing a run of victories for the reigning world champion. The …
Sat., Dec. 22, 2012
Douglas wins honor
When gymnast Gabby Douglas allowed herself to dream of being an Olympic champion, she imagined having a nice little dinner with family and friends to celebrate. Maybe she’d make an …
Sat., Aug. 18, 2012
Douglas, Wieber enjoy their time in spotlight
NEW YORK – They’ve been on a whirlwind tour since the Olympics – from “The Late Show with David Letterman” to the Empire State Building and the New York Stock …
Tue., Aug. 7, 2012
Flying Squirrel finale
LONDON – Gabby Douglas is back for her grand finale. Already a two-time gold medalist, the American teen nicknamed the Flying Squirrel has a chance for one more title before …
Fri., Aug. 3, 2012
Douglas sits atop women’s gymnastics world
LONDON – Gymnastics coach Liang Chow didn’t quite know what to make of Gabby Douglas when she decided to move halfway across the country 20 months ago to train at …