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Beyoncé writes heartfelt message to Gabby Douglas

SWEET: Beyonce and Gabby Douglas

BEYONCE HAS written a heartfelt message to gymnast star Gabby Douglas on her recent success at the London 2012 Olympics.

In a post on her website, the Grammy award winner commended the 16-year-old for becoming the first African-American to win gold in the women’s gymnastics individual last week.

Beyonce wrote: “A huge congratulations to 16 year old Olympic gold medalist Gabby Douglas – Wow – What a thrill to watch you take this gold."

She added: “I can tell you’ve been working hard for so long – enjoy this moment, its yours."

"Thank you for inspiring all of us!” she added.

Douglas also became the first American to take gold in both the women’s gymnastics team competition and individual all around.

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