McKayla Maroney Injured on Fierce Five National Tour

Aly Raisman also suffered bruised knees but isn't expected to miss any shows

Monday, Sep 10, 2012  |  Updated 11:55 AM PDT
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McKayla Maroney, Jordyn Wieber, Kyla Ross, Gabby Douglas and Alexandra Raisman arrive at the 2012 MTV Video Music Awards at Staples Center on September 6, 2012 in Los Angeles.

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Welcome Back, McKayla the Gold Medalist

Gold-medal-winning gymnast McKayla Maroney flew into LAX on Wednesday and headed directly to her training gym, where she was welcomed by friends and fans with open arms. Kim Baldonado reports for NBC4 News at 11 p.m. on Aug. 15, 2012.
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Olympic gold medal gymnast McKayla Maroney fell while performing on a national gymnastics tour and will undergo tests to see the extent of the injury.

Maroney and the other members of the so-called Fierce Five will be in San Diego Thursday as the next stop on their 40-city post-Olympics tour.

Aly Raisman also suffered bruised knees after a fall on the uneven bars Sunday night but is not expected to miss any shows.

Maroney hurt her left knee, and was having additional tests Monday according to the Associated Press.

Raisman, Maroney earned gold at the London Games along with teammates Gabby Douglas, Kyla Ross and Jordyn Wieber.

It was the first Olympic title for the U.S. women since 1996.

Raisman added a second gold on floor exercise, while Maroney won silver on vault.
 

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