|Gold medalist Aly Raisman hugs her coach, Mihai Brestyan. Raisman won three medals in London. (AP)|
American gymnast Aly Raisman won a bronze medal earlier Tuesday on the beam by way of a challenge and tiebreak but took home gold in the floor exercise without any dispute following a dazzling routine.
Raisman scored an impressive 15.600 to edge Romania's Catalin Ponor, who she beat out in the beam for a medal, by four tenths.
Jordyn Wieber, who came into these Olympics with high expectations as the reigning world all-around champion, finished in seventh place. A report in the Detroit Free Press stated her father, David, said that she suffered from a stress fracture on the routine.
The gold gave Raisman her third overall medal when factoring in a team gold she won with the United States. She closed out gymnastics in London on the floor.