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Simone Biles Explains Gymnastics Hiatus: “A Break Is Needed”

Simone Biles Explains Gymnastics Hiatus: “A Break Is Needed”

Five-time Olympic medalist Simone Biles is still adamant about taking a year-long break from competitive gymnastics. The 19-year-old athlete from Boston, who brought home 4 golds after the recently concluded Rio Olympics, explains her reason for taking some much-needed time off on “Good Morning America” today: “To travel and train, there’s just like no way […]

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Ryan Lochte Dropped By Speedo And Other Sponsors After Drunken Incident At Rio

Ryan Lochte Dropped By Speedo And Other Sponsors After Drunken Incident At Rio

Ryan Lochte took a major financial hit on Monday following news (and a video surveillance) of him and three of his U.S. teammates getting into a confrontation with armed security guards after allegedly vandalizing a gas station bathroom, which he initially passed off as an armed robbery, just hours after a post-competition party in Rio de […]

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Dutch Cyclist Annemiek van Vleuten Suffers Horrific Crash At Rio Olympics 2016 (Video)

Dutch Cyclist Annemiek van Vleuten Suffers Horrific Crash At Rio Olympics 2016 (Video)

A day after French gymnast Samir Ait Said broke his leg while competing for men’s gymnastics on Saturday, Dutch cyclist Annemiek van Vleuten also becomes a victim of a horrible injury during the women’s road race at the 2016 Rio Olympics. Van Vleuten was leading the race when she cycled through a tight right-hander for […]

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