Posted August 07, 2012 on
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The coach of world champion Jordyn Wieber says she might have a stress fracture in her right leg.
John Geddert said Tuesday she has been dealing with pain in the leg since the US women's pre-Olympic training camp, which began in mid-July.
Wieber entered the Olympics favored to win multiple medals, including the all-around title. But she leaves London without any individual medals after finishing seventh in floor exercise.
She failed to make the all-around final after finishing fourth in qualifying. Countries are limited to two gymnasts in individual finals, and teammates Aly Raisman and Gabby Douglas finished ahead of Wieber.
Wieber does have a gold medal, however, playing a big role in the team victory. It was the first Olympic title by a US women's squad since 1996.
BEST OF MAXIM
This is how Jordyn Wieber's Olympics came to an end: talking about her disappointing individual performance these past two weeks while in the background the national anthem played, the music a poignant reminder that once again a different American had taken gold.
This time it was Aly Raisman, the same gymnast who knocked Wieber out of the all-around finals, standing atop the...
They gathered together again Wednesday, on virtually no sleep and sporting their historic gymnastics haul: A team gold, an individual all-around gold, a gold on the floor, a silver on the vault and a bronze on the balance beam.
The stress and pressure and even some of the individual disappointments had faded away, making room for hugs and jokes and an overpowering sense of relief...