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Gymnastics – 1985 – American Cup Championships – Mens Horizontal Bar Finals – USA Tim Daggett

Tim Daggett is a former American gymnast….who competed in the 1984 Los Angeles Olympics, along with Bart Conner, Peter Vidmar and Mitch Gaylord…..when he scored a perfect 10 on the horizontal high bar…which assisted his team in winning a gold medal…..as the first for the U.S. men’s gymnastics team in Olympic history.  In addition to the team gold medal, he earned an individual bronze medal on the pommel horse. In 2005, he was inducted into the United States Olympic Hall of Fame. 

In this video herewith…..Tim Daggett performs in the finals of the men’s horizontal bar competition of the 1985 American Cup Gymnastics Championships…..in which he scores a 9.70 to win the title.   Since his retirement following the 1988 Summer Olympics in Seoul….Daggett has worked as a television commentator covering the gymnastics events for NBC at the Summer Olympics in Barcelona, Atlanta,  Sydney, Athens, Beijing, London and Rio de Janeiro…..as the primary commentator for NBC gymnastics. 

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