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Simone Biles Says She’s Out of the Olympic Floor Exercise Final

Simone Biles’s last opportunity to compete in the Games will come Tuesday, with the balance beam final for which she has qualified but hasn’t decided whether she will compete.

8/1/2021 6:23:00 AM

Simone Biles will not defend her Olympic floor exercise title, her sports federation said. Her final opportunity to compete again at the Tokyo Olympics is the balance beam on Tuesday.

Simone Biles’s last opportunity to compete in the Games will come Tuesday, with the balance beam final for which she has qualified but hasn’t decided whether she will compete.

TOKYO—Simone Biles will not defend her Olympic floor exercise title, her sports federation said on Sunday.Biles has said she is suffering from a disorienting condition that prevents her from competing safely, or effectively., and then pulled out of the individual all-around final before it began, followed by the uneven bars and vault finals.

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She had previouslyposted a series of details, including a video, showing her attempts to overcome the problem in practice, and saying she was making decisions day by day.But she had noted that it was particularly acute on the vault and the floor exercise, leaving it highly unlikely that she would be able to appear in either final.

No other American had scored highly enough in the qualification round to take Biles’s place in the floor exercise final, which takes place on Monday; the U.S.’ Jade Carey had already earned another spot in the final. Read more: The Wall Street Journal »

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Oh enough about her being a quitter. She’s protecting herself from injury. There’s no lost honor in that! No shame. Not everyone has what it takes to be a world class athlete. I just hope she did well in college so she has a career to fall back on. No longer a goat Her legacy is tarnished now. Shame... The adrenaline secretion isn't me, it's you who's promoting it.

I would say this little drop out will never play again.... Just let it end... Should have figured this out sooner and gave the opportunity to another gymnast to go to the Olympics… She has already proven that she's the GOAT. What's left to prove? Doesn't matter. We love and respect Simone_Biles regardless of what she does or doesn't do. She's earned it.

Who cares?

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How’s about you report on our women that want to be there. The women who want to compete and not be a cheerleader or spectator. The women who didn’t quit and are out there trying to win gold not emotional support Good thing you didn't let racist Reuters select the photos for you. Oh, never mind, they only select UGLY photos for Chinese athletes (and those from other enemy nations).

You are over cooking this issue which requires that you should check your mental health problems.. Simon who? this is terrible news

MyKayla Skinner Gets Last Olympic Chance And She Has Message For Simone BilesThe U.S. gymnast did not qualify for any apparatus event but got another shot when Biles dropped out of the vault. Why is she even still there? If she can’t compete, go home, seek the help you need.

MyKayla Skinner Gets Last Olympic Chance And She Has Message For Simone BilesThe U.S. gymnast did not qualify for any apparatus event but got another shot when Biles dropped out of the vault.

Simone Biles Has Now Withdrawn From Olympic Floor, Uneven Bars, and Vault FinalsSimone Biles is withdrawing from the gymnastics floor, uneven bars, and vault finals at the 2021 Olympic Games in Tokyo.

Simone Biles answers questions about Olympic withdrawal, says safety was ‘at risk’The gymnast said she had 'no idea how' she landed on her feet in Tuesday's competition. Good. Now let's move on. We get it already. She needed a break. She is human. It’s sad that she had to contemplate the negative repercussions of making this decision. It’s equally sad that she feels she has to explain making the decision to avoid putting herself at risk of injury. She pussied out

Simone Biles Explains How the “Twisties” Led to Her Withdrawal from Olympic EventsSimone Biles has opened up about what happened to her during Tuesday’s gymnastics team finals and ultimately the reason why she withdrew from both that competition and Thursday’s all-ar… i would like 2 withdraw from my dui perp walk....psych, only kiddin🐐 PLEASE 🙏 GOOD LIFE CHOOSING EVERYONE, GOD'S HELPING THIS COVID-19 AND EVERYTHING ОГО ЖИЗНИ ЧЕРНЫХ ВАЖНЫ СЛАВА ЛЕНИНУ ЕЩЕ ОДИН ПАМЯТНИК НАДО ЕМУ А ЛУЧШЕ ДЕСЯТЬ ПОМЕНЯЙТЕСЬ С БЕЛЫМИ-ВЫ РАКЕТЫ ЗАПУСКАЙТЕ,ОНИ ЗА ВАС БЕГАЮТ АФРИКАНЦЫ БЕГАЮТ ЗА БЕЛЫМИ НА ОЛИМПИАДЕ ЗАЧЕМ РОССИЯ ТАМ ВЫСТУПАЕТ ПРЫГАТЬ МОЖНО И СО СБЕРБАНКА