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Simone Biles says physically she feels 'good' but 'it varies' emotionally

Simone Biles said her stunning withdrawal from Tuesday's Olympic women's gymnastics team competition wasn’t due to a physical injury, though emotionally, it was clear the pressure of the Olympics so far had taken a toll. "Physically, I feel good, I'm in shape," she told Hoda Kotb exclusively on TODAY. "Emotionally,...
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Team USA gymnastics star Simone Biles pulls out of Tokyo Olympics team final

TOKYO – Simone Biles pulled out of the Olympic team final on Tuesday, leaving the competition after struggling to land a vault. USA Gymnastics spokeswoman Carol Fabrizio confirmed to USA TODAY Sports that Biles would not compete in the remaining events. "Simone has withdrawn from the team final competition due...

'I'm so proud of these girls... and inspired by their determination to not give up': Simone Biles praises her 'brave' Olympic teammates for 'stepping up when I couldn't' after she pulled out of team final in shock decision to 'focus on her mental health'

Gymnastics superstar Simone Biles has spoken out to praise the 'bravery' of her Olympic teammates and thank them for 'stepping up when she couldn't' after she made the shock decision to withdraw from the team final following an upset on her first event to 'focus on her mental health'. Simone...

The Simone Biles scoring controversy, explained

As children, we’re often told that we can do anything we put our minds to. I guess we’re okay with deceiving children because this is a complete lie. No matter how hard we try, there are things Simone Biles can do that none of us will ever achieve. Over the...

Simone Biles’ family life: who are her parents and boyfriend?

The gold-medal winning icon, Simon Biles, is more than just a gymnast. She has overcome hardships, has a close family and a longer-term boyfriend, and is an inspiration to men and women around the world. Who are Simone Biles’ parents?. Simone Biles and her sister were adopted in 2000 by...

The Incredible Physics of Simone Biles' Yurchenko Double Pike

Gymnastics is an extremely difficult sport, and not just extreme for Olympic athletes like five-time (so far) medalist Simone Biles. The physics is also quite challenging. Let’s consider something seemingly simple, like a flip. There will be some version of a flip in all four of the women's gymnastics events:...

WATCH: Simon Biles gives press conference after withdrawal from 2020 Tokyo Olympics

TOKYO, Japan (KAMR/KCIT) – From the Grand Prix Special to Simone Biles and Suni Lee, the 2020 Tokyo Olympics continues full-speed ahead today. Here’s what to watch:. In the top story of the morning, Simone Biles competed in Team USA’s first rotation on vault in the women’s Olympic team final, bailing out of her Amanar and scoring a 13.766 for a 1.5 twist. Shortly after, she withdrew from the team contest.

Simone Biles's Boyfriend Jonathan Owens Didn't Know Who She Was When They First Met

Simone Biles is ready to bring home gold for Team USA at the 2021 Tokyo Olympic Games. Unlike past competitions, the 24-year-old gymnast won’t be able to look out into the crowd and see her loved ones. But she knows that her family and boyfriend, NFL player Jonathan Owens, will be cheering her on the entire time.
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Simone Biles overcomes rocky night to lock down US Olympic team spot

Simone Biles’ Olympic encore is finally here. The reigning world and Olympic gymnastics champion locked up her spot in Tokyo by easily winning the US Olympic trials on Sunday night. The 24-year-old’s two-day total of 118.098 earned her one of two automatic spots on the plane to Japan next month, where she will try to become the first female gymnast in more than 50 years to win consecutive all-around Olympic golds.

American Star Gymnast Simone Biles Pulls Out Of Olympics Team All-Around Final

Simone Biles Tokyo Olympics 2020: The United States’ crowning jewel in gymnastics and the country’s hope for its third consecutive Olympic win in the category this year has reportedly pulled out of the games ahead of the women’s team finals. Officials on-site have confirmed the news. As per the Associated...