Posts Tagged: withdraws

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 »

Naomi Osaka

Naomi Osaka Withdraws From French Open to Protect Her Mental Health

Naomi Osaka isn’t backing down from her stance on protecting her mental health.  She was recently hit with a $15,000 fine after she did not conduct a post-match press conference following her first-round win on May 30.  Naomi has been very vocal about suffering from depression, and as a result of being fined she has withdrawn… Read more »