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Olympic gymnastics | McKayla Maroney wins silver

McKayla Maroney
McKayla Maroney of the United States competes in the artistic gymnastics women’s vault final at the London 2012 Olympic Games.  (Ezra Shaw / Getty Images)
Airborne
Team USA’s McKayla Maroney twists through the air as she competes in the artistic gymnastics women’s vault final at the London 2012 Olympic Games. (Quinn Rooney / Getty Images)
On the mat
U.S. gymnast McKayla Maroney falls to the mat on her dismount from the vault apparatus.  (Quinn Rooney / Getty Images)
Disappointment
Disappointment was evident on the face of Team USA’s McKayla Maroney after she failed to stick her landing in the women’s vault final during the London 2012 Olympic Games. (Rolf Vennenbernd / European Pressphoto Agency)
Consolation
Coach Arthur Akopyan tries to console McKayla Maroney after she fell on her dismount from the vault at the London 2012 Olympics. For the record: An earlier version of this caption said coach Yin Alvarez tries to console McKayla Maroney. (Ronald Martinez / Getty Images)
Sandra Raluca Izbasa
Romania’s Sandra Raluca Izbasa flies off the vault during the event final. She won a gold medal for her performance. (Ben Stansall / AFP/Getty Images)
Sportsmanship
After winning the gold medal in the women’s vault finals, Romanian gymnast Sandra Raluca Izbasa, right, hugs U.S. gymnast McKayla Maroney, who fell during a vault and slipped to silver.  (Quinn Rooney / Getty Images)
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