BREAKING: Simone Biles is out of the U.S. gymnastics team final in Tokyo.
'She will be assessed daily to determine medical clearance for future competitions,' USA Gymnastics said in a statement.
/July 27, 2021, 12:07 PM UTCByElisha FieldstadtSimone Biles is out of the U.S. gymnastics team final in Tokyo.Biles, known as the greatest gymnast of all time, withdrew due to a medical issue, according to a statement from USA Gymnastics."She will be assessed daily to determine medical clearance for future competitions," officials said in the statement.
The four-time Olympic gold medalist competed in Team USA's first rotation on vault Tuesday, bailing out of her Amanar and only completing a 1.5 twist on a 2.5-twisting Yurchenko, then taking a big stumble backward on the landing.Simone Biles, of the United States, dismounts from the vault during the artistic gymnastics women's final at the 2020 Summer Olympics, on July 27, 2021, in Tokyo.
Gregory Bull / APShe scored a 13.766 and was seen walking off the floor with her bag and a trainer.Biles was expected to compete on the uneven bars, but Jordan Chiles was subbed in. Read more: NBC News »
Morning_Joe Remember, if antivaxers cry about HIPAA violations for asking their status...they better not ask Simone Biles about HER medical condition 😂 You gotta compete as a team! Not as an individual.. I blame Her! And the American people! For the build up! For a great fall individually first! As a team second. Mica'iah🌍will RULE the united states of America. It's a Guarantee.
Damn that’s unfortunate Tell Simone that I will always love her She bottled it you mean. Mental injury is the same as a physical one. Stop the stigma What a choke job. REAL elite athletes are mentally tough. Guess she forgot that important part of being an Olympian I hope she's ok Oh no!! 😳
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Dang, well at least Jade Carey will get the spot she deserves does this mean she’s not competing in the rest of the olympics
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Simone Biles Falters On Vault, Pulls Out Of Gymnastics Team Final With Apparent InjuryThe champion gymnast faltered on the American team’s first rotation on vault and walked off the floor at the Tokyo Olympics. WHOA SHE DIDN'T WALK OFF THE FLOOR SHE DIDN'T FINISH HER LANDING AND NEARLY ENDED UP IN SOUTH KOREA... WALKING OFF THE FLOOR SUGGESTS SHE WAS PISSED..THIS WAS A MISSED LANDING. good You REALLY need to rethink the way you write your headlines. Your headline makes it sound like she is a petulant child. She is the GOAT. After the previous round you all wrote about her as though she had failed while she was actually FIRST in standings. You are the problem!
Simone Biles Exits Women's Gymnastics Final After Apparent InjuryThe 24-year-old gymnast left the floor with her medical trainer after her first routine in the finals. Not injured What a shame, she has worked so hard.