Gymnastics gala: Danell Leyva lets loose on parallel bars

The silver medalist on parallel bars and high bar had plenty of fun with his routine in the gymnastics gala, a non-judged performance after the Olympic competition ends.
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August 17, 2016  |  Discuss

Danell Leyva: I wanted to show my work as best as I could

Danell Leyva joins TODAY to talk about his two silver medals in the high bar and parallel bars on Day 10 of the 2016 Rio Olympics.
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August 17, 2016  |  Discuss

TODAY: Biles, Raisman at top of their game leaving Rio

TODAY's Matt Lauer looks at the special performances of Aly Raisman and Simone Biles in the 2016 Rio Olympics as the two led the most successful women's gymnastics team in history.
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August 17, 2016  |  Discuss

Danell Leyva on silver medals: 'It's a dream come true'

Danell Leyva woke up on the day of competition happy, but he knew he had to keep pace and not get ahead of himself. With that in mind, Leyva won two individual silver medals and made his dream come true.
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August 16, 2016  |  Discuss

With two silvers, Danell Leyva makes the most of his second chance

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) Danell Leyva wasn't even supposed to be competing in the Rio Games. A dog bite to his leg slowed his preparations this spring and he was relegated to alternate status when the U.S. men's Olympic gymnastics team was announced in late June. He wasn't added to the five-man squad until John Orozco injured his left knee a month ago. On Tuesday, Leyva made the most...
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August 16, 2016  |  Discuss

Simone Biles wins fourth gold medal with floor exercise win

Simone Biles struck gold for the fourth time on Tuesday afternoon, winning the women's individual floor exercise event at the Rio Olympics.A day after finishing bronze in the balance beam, Biles scored a whopping 15.966 score for her floor routine, which was stacked with difficulty and high-flying tumbling passes. The 19-year-old has four golds and a bronze for this Olympics.Biles...
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August 16, 2016

Oleg Verniaiev claims parallel bars gold, Danell Leyva earns silver

Ukraine's Oleg Verniaiev won his second Olympic medal of the Rio Games, taking a bit of revenge for his all-around silver by claiming gold on the parallel bars. In second place was the U.S.' Danell Leyva, who was looking for some redemption of his own. After lackluster performances at the two U.S. Olympic selection events, Leyva was chosen to serve as a team alternate, not a competing...
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August 16, 2016  |  Discuss

Still rings final: Brazil's Arthur Zanetti gives it his all

Hoping to win a second Olympic gold medal in front of a home crowd, Brazil's Arthur Zanetti tired to be perfect in the still rings final. But he couldn't outperform the leader and earned silver.
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August 15, 2016  |  Discuss
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