Gabby Douglas Gets Most Attention at NBC Website

by | August 8, 2012 at 11:50 AM | TV News

U.S. gymnast Gabrielle Douglas displays her gold medal at the 2012 London Summer Olympics (AP Photo/Gregory Bull)

NEW YORK (AP) — Gabby Douglas is golden when it comes to online popularity, too.

NBC says the gymnastics gold medalist is the most clicked-upon athlete on its Olympics website. Through Sunday, her profile on the site had more than 18 million page views. That’s far above the second-ranked athlete, swimmer Michael Phelps, whose profile had just over 7 million page views.

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NBC says four of the five most clicked-upon athletes were women gymnasts.

The Olympics event with the most live streams through NBC was the gold-medal-winning performance of the female gymnasts.

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