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Simone Biles

Simone Biles Withdraws From Women’s Team Gymnastics Final

Olympic champion Simone Biles unexpectedly pulled out of the women’s team gymnastics final Tuesday morning.  According to USA gymnastics they are citing an undisclosed medical issue.  Simone will be assessed daily to determine if she can return for future competitions.  Jordan Chiles competed for Simone on the uneven bars.  Russia went on to win gold,… Read more »

Simone Biles

Simone Biles Clinches World Championships Spot

Simone Biles Clinches World Championships Spot Simone Biles has earned her fifth straight world team gymnastics spot on Sunday, winning the all-around at the US selection camp. Undefeated in the competition for six years, Biles will tie with Kerri Strug as the only US women to compete at worlds in five different years, when she… Read more »

Simone Biles Makes History Again! [WATCH]

Simone Biles competes in the floor exercise during the senior women’s competition at the U.S. Gymnastics Championships, Friday, Aug. 9, 2019, in Kansas City, Mo. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel) On Saturday Simone Biles Makes History in Competition Gymnast Simone Biles as another one in the history books, this time for a never-seen-before dismount that she completed… Read more »

Simone Biles Dominates Dispite Kidney Stones [WATCH]

Simone Biles was in the emergency room in Quatar at 1:00 am, yet 17 hours later she dominated the World Gymnastics qualifying round. The Olympic Medalist endured a large kidney stone to win in all four apparatus finals. Simone finished with the highest scores on the balance beam, floor exercise and vault. Watch her floor… Read more »