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US gymnasts Hurd, Moldauer capture gold at American Cup

Americans Morgan Hurd and Yul Moldauer won all-around gold medals Saturday at the America Cup, the first major international gymnastics competition of 2018.

Hurd is a 16-year-old high school junior from Middletown, Delaware. She won her second major international all-around title with a consistent performance, outscoring runner-up Mai Murakami of Japan 56.599-55.633.

Hurd is 4-foot-5 and wears eyeglasses when she competes because contacts hurt her eyes. She also won gold on the beam and tied for top honors on the floor and bars. She took the all-around at the world championships in Montreal in October.

"I definitely took a lot away from worlds," Hurd said....