gymnastics News

Simone Biles pulls out a magic move from her vault

Simone Biles got to this point by fearlessly performing elements that no one else has dared go near, and as Biles began her quest on Friday for a record-tying sixth national title, she became the first woman to perform a triple-double (two flips with three twists) in a floor exercise competition.

Simone Biles breaks down, says she still can't trust USA Gymnastics

Speaking with the news media on Wednesday after a training session in Kansas City, ahead of the U.S. Gymnastics Championships, Biles was not able to contain her emotions.


Pranati Nayak vaults to a bronze at Asian meet: For my father, a bus driver

Pranati is coach Minara’s biggest success story yet, coming just a few months after she retired in February from SAI.

Dipa Karmakar gunning for Tokyo via Bapgaon

The Indian Express visits a private gymnasium in a bucolic setting on the outskirts of Bhiwandi, Maharashtra, that is helping Dipa Karmakar perfect her moves ahead of Olympic qualifiers.

USA Gymnastics, reeling from abuse claims, files for bankruptcy

In a court filing, USAG's chief financial officer said USA Gymnastics has estimated the impact of the lawsuits due to the Larry Nassar scandal at between $75 million-$100 million.

United States Olympic Committee seeks to revoke USA Gymnastics' status as governing body

USA Gymnastics has been in turmoil ever since dozens of female gymnasts came forward to accuse ex-doctor Larry Nassar of sexual abuse.


Simone Biles sets record by picking up 13th world championship gold

Simone Biles will compete in balance beam final and the floor exercise final on Saturday and if she medals in both, she will tie the all-time mark for career medals at the Worlds.

Still golden: Simone Biles, Americans roll at World Gymnastics Championships

The faces Simone Biles shared the podium with at the 2016 Olympics are gone. And yet the machine rolls on.

Simone Biles leads world gymnastics championships qualifying despite kidney stone

Simone Biles soared to the top of all-around qualifying at the world gymnastics championships on Saturday just hours after visiting a Doha emergency room for kidney stone problems.

Lost after father’s death, Gymnastics World Cup medal gives Aruna Budda Reddy belief

Aruna Budda Reddy became the India’s first medallist at the gymnastics’ World Cup - a bronze in the women’s vault - in Melbourne on Saturday.