Ariake Gymnastics Centre, Tokyo (CNN) — China's Guan Chenchen won gold in the women's balance beam final at the Tokyo Olympics as US gymnastics star Simone Biles overcame mental health challenges to claim a bronze. Biles' psychological well-being has been the focus of attention since she withdrew from the women's...
TOKYO -- Simone Biles closed out her 2020 Olympic Games with a bronze medal on the balance beam. After missing the finals on vault, uneven bars and floor exercise, as well as the all-around, Biles made her return to competition Tuesday -- the last day of events for artistic gymnastics. She was greeted by a huge ovation from her teammates and hundreds in the Ariake Gymnastics Centre and went third on the event.
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Team USA gymnast Suni Lee is locked-in ahead of the balance beam final at the Tokyo Olympics. After she won gold in the women’s individual all-around gymnastics final last Thursday, followed by a bronze medal in the women’s uneven bars final on Sunday, Lee will compete in the balance beam final on Tuesday — without much of a social media presence.
From CNN’s Will Ripley, Chie Kobayashi and Taylor Barnes. Two earthquakes off the coast of Hasaki, Japan, were felt in Tokyo, where the Summer Olympics are currently taking place, according to a CNN correspondent on the ground. The quakes occurred at 5:33 a.m. and 5:43 a.m. local time (4:33 p.m....
U.S. gymnast Simone Biles won the bronze medal in the balance beam final at the Tokyo Olympics. It was the first event she has participated in since withdrawing from other events last week, citing her mental well-being. CBS News correspondent Jamie Yuccas joins "CBSN AM" from Tokyo to discuss.
Ahead of the Tokyo Olympics, Simone Biles’ career had been so remarkable for so long that the only surprises left seemed to be just how many outrageous new skills she’d surprise us with, just because she could do them. Her difficulty and execution have been astonishing for eight years, so it’s hardly surprising that many viewers (some might say too many) took her greatness for granted. Of course Biles is going to do things we’ve never seen any human do before; of course she’s going to whoosh though her astonishing number of twists with amazing power and grace; of course she’s going to push the sport past new frontiers we did not even know were there.
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Simone Biles captured her seventh Olympic medal on the balance beam early Tuesday morning in Tokyo. NBC will re-air Biles' performance on the balance beam in primetime Tuesday night as part of its primetime telecast. How can I watch Simone Biles in women’s balance beam tonight?. To watch Biles' return...
Tuesday morning marked the last time we got to watch our favorite gymnasts compete at the Tokyo Olympic. The final day of gymnastics event finals promised to be special as Simone Biles made her return to the competition floor -- and it didn't disappoint. The 24-year-old, who withdrew from the...
The perfect plot twist! Simone Biles will compete in the balance beam final at the Tokyo Olympics on Tuesday, August 3, after previously withdrawing from the women’s team final and the individual all-around, vault, bars and floor finals. “We are so excited to confirm that you will see two U.S....
After withdrawing from all other finals, Simone Biles competed in the balance beam final at the Tokyo Olympics on Tuesday. Not only did she compete, but the star gymnast made the podium, taking home the bronze for Team USA. This was Biles' second medal of the games, after also winning silver in the team competition. She now ties with Shannon Miller as the most decorated US Olympic gymnast in history.
TOKYO (Reuters) -Simon Biles will compete in the balance beam competition, officials said on Monday, in what would be the U.S. superstar gymnast’s last chance for gold in Tokyo after pulling out of other events citing mental health issues. Biles, who shocked the world last week when she withdrew from...
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Day 12 of the Tokyo Olympics will see American stars Sydney McLaughlin and Dalila Muhammad go head to head in the women’s 400m hurdles. In the second track and field session of the day, American teenage sprint sensation Erriyon Knighton, 17, will take on a fast field in the final of the men’s 200m.
Simone Biles shocked the sporting world when she pulled out of Tuesday's women's gymnastics team all-around final at the Tokyo Olympics, seeking to protect her mental health. On Wednesday it was announced Biles would also withdraw from Thursday's Individual all-around final. "After further medical evaluation, Simone Biles has withdrawn from...
TOKYO, Japan — Minnesota's Suni Lee has a chance to add two more medals to her collection at the Tokyo Olympics. The St. Paul native has already joined an elite list of American gymnasts after winning gold in the women's all-around competition, continuing a streak of victories for Team USA dating back to 2004. Lee also has a silver medal from the team competition in Tokyo.