Gymnastics

‘Too many idiots in Russia': Gymnastics icon bites back at men's Olympic champ after he questions Averina gold medal car gift

‘Too many idiots in Russia': Gymnastics icon bites back at men's Olympic champ after he questions Averina gold medal car gift

16 days ago   |   RT

Russian gymnastics coaching legend Irina Viner-Usmanova has criticized Tokyo 2020 champion Artur Dalaloyan after he disapproved of cars given to the Averina sisters after their...
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Justice Department makes changes in wake of blunders investigating sexual abuse of gymnasts

Justice Department makes changes in wake of blunders investigating sexual abuse of gymnasts

17 days ago   |   WESH

Changes are being made after serious errors were uncovered in the FBI's handling of sexual abuse allegations against former USA Gymnastics doctor Larry Nassar.
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MyKayla Skinner Gets Last Olympic Chance And She Has Message For Simone Biles

MyKayla Skinner Gets Last Olympic Chance And She Has Message For Simone Biles

2 monthes ago   |   The Huffington Post

The U.S. gymnast did not qualify for any apparatus event but got another shot when Biles dropped out of the vault.
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'It's powerful': Hmong community celebrates Sunisa Lee's Olympics victory

'It's powerful': Hmong community celebrates Sunisa Lee's Olympics victory

2 monthes ago   |   WYFF

Sunisa Lee is the first Hmong-American to make the U.S. Gymnastics Olympic team, bringing the spotlight to Hmong communities which make up less than 1% of the U.S. population.
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Simone Biles withdraws from vault and uneven bars at Tokyo Olympics

2 monthes ago   |   Los Angeles Times   |   2 articles

Simone Biles, who withdrew from the team and all-around gymnastics finals, will not compete in two apparatus events at the Tokyo Olympics on Sunday.
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Gymnast Simone Biles withdraws from uneven bars, vault Olympic events

Gymnast Simone Biles withdraws from uneven bars, vault Olympic events

2 monthes ago   |   KMBC   |   2 articles

"She will continue to be evaluated daily to determine whether to compete in the finals for floor exercise and balance beam," USA Gymnastics said in a statement.
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Simone Biles Pulls Out of Olympic Vault and Uneven Bars Finals

2 monthes ago   |   Time

Simone Biles has withdrawn from the event finals for vault and uneven bars at the Tokyo Olympics. USA Gymnastics announced the news in a statement on July 31, adding that Biles...
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Letters to the Editor - July 31, 2021

Letters to the Editor - July 31, 2021

2 monthes ago   |   New York Post

The Issue: Simone Biles opting to take herself out of team competition at the 2020 Tokyo Olympics. World-record gymnast and gold-medalist Simone Biles withdrew from competition...
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The Women's Gymnastics All-Around competition came down to the final event. Here's who won gold

The Women's Gymnastics All-Around competition came down to the final event. Here's who won gold

2 monthes ago   |   KSBW

Sunisa Lee and Jade Carey competed for the U.S.
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Simone Biles says fans' support is helping her realize she's more than her gold medals

Simone Biles says fans' support is helping her realize she's more than her gold medals

2 monthes ago   |   KSBW

"The outpouring love and support I've received has made me realize I'm more than my accomplishments and gymnastics which I never truly believed before."
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Israeli scuba diver discovers 900-year-old Crusader sword

Israeli scuba diver discovers 900-year-old Crusader sword

JERUSALEM - An Israeli scuba diver has salvaged an ancient sword off the country's Mediterranean coast that experts say dates back to the Crusaders. Israel's Antiquities... Read more ...

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Czech lawmakers move to strip ailing President Zeman of power amid...

Czech lawmakers move to strip ailing President Zeman of power amid constitutional crisis; universal fury batters chief-of-staff

A Czech Senate commission has approved the redistribution of President Milos Zeman's duties to a number of other top officials. He was rushed to hospital after his ally, Prime... Read more ...

900-year-old sword found off the coast of Israel

900-year-old sword found off the coast of Israel

Its size and shape suggest it belonged to a Crusader, as does the fact that it was found just near Atlit castle, a Crusader fortress. Read more ...

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How are lawmakers investigating the Jan. 6 riot? Here's a closer look

The committee is looking at every aspect of the riot, including what former President Donald Trump was doing while it unfolded and how the protests leading up to and during the... Read more ...