Sports Rewind: Aug. 6

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  • Usain Bolt, track and field, 2012 London Olympics, 2012 Summer Olympics
  • Gabby Douglas, gymnastics, 2012 London Olympics, 2012 Summer Olympics
  • Venus Williams, Serena Williams, tennis, 2012 London Olympics, 2012 Summer Olympics
  • NFL, O.J. Murdock, suicide
  • Matt Barnes, arrested, crime, Los Angeles Lakers
  • University of Wisconsin, Montee Ball, concussion
  • Plaxico Burress, NFL, New York Giants
  • Terrell Owens, Seattle Seahawks, NFL
  • Gael Clichy, soccer, racism

Gabby Douglas Soars

In a spectacular performance that is sure to inspire generations to come, 16-year-old Gabby Douglas became the first African-American gymnast to earn gold in the all-around event last Thursday. (Photo:  Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)