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Olympic Women 's Gymnastics

The Americans lived up to their considerable hype Tuesday, routing Russia and everybody else on the way to their first Olympic women's team gymnastics title since 1996.

  • Japanese gymnast Asuka Teramoto performs on the floor. (AP Photo/Gregory Bull)

  • Gabrielle Douglas of the U.S. performs on the asymmetric bars. REUTERS/Mike Blake

  • Canada's Victoria Moors is watched by a judge as she performs her floor exercise. REUTERS/Mark Blinch

  • Gymnast Jennifer Pinches from Britain performs on the balance beam. (AP Photo/Julie Jacobson)

  • Kyla Ross of the U.S.performs on the balance beam. REUTERS/Mike Blake

  • McKayla Maroney of the U.S. performs on the vault. REUTERS/Brian Snyder

  • Alexandra Raisman of the U.S. performs on the balance beam. REUTERS/Mike Blake

  • Russian gymnast Aliya Mustafina performs on the vault. (AP Photo/Gregory Bull)

  • Gabrielle Douglas of the U.S. performs on the balance beam. REUTERS/Mike Blake

  • Russia's Victoria Komova performs on the asymmetric bars. REUTERS/Brian Snyder

  • Jordyn Wieber of the U.S. performs on the asymmetric bars. REUTERS/Brian Snyder

  • Gold medallists Gabrielle Douglas and Jordyn Wieber of the U.S. celebrate after the women's gymnastics team final. REUTERS/Brian Snyder

  • Jordyn Wieber of the U.S. and team mate Gabrielle Douglas celebrate after the women's gymnastics team final. REUTERS/Brian Snyder

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