RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - After a brilliant performance, Rebeca Andrade is the first Brazilian female gymnast to win a medal at the Olympics. She finished second and ended the all-round competition with the silver medal.
Rebeca Andrade narrowly lost to American Sunisa Lee but edged out Russian Angelina Melnikova, and became the first female Brazilian Olympic medalist in gymnastics. Before her, many had tried, but had not achieved their goal.
Not everything has been a success in the life of the 22-year . . .