The 24-year-old gymnast came in second place, pushing his Team U.S.A. teammate Samuel Mikulak to fourth place, just missing out on the bronze medal.
Danell got a score of 15.500 while Samuel scored 15.400.
“When the going gets tough, the tough get going. Motivated for high bar finals. So proud of @Alex_Naddour for his bronze on Horse!!!” Samuel tweeted the day before.
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