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Jaw-dropping sport moments of 2021: Simone Biles at the Tokyo Olympics
The greatest gymnast in history opened up about her mental health issues in Tokyo – and collected a bronze medal

Tumaini Carayol

25, Dec, 2021 @10:00 AM

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USA Gymnastics and USOPC reach $380m settlement with Nassar abuse survivors
Survivors of disgraced former USA Gymnastics doctor Larry Nassar have reached a $380m settlement after a five-year legal battle

Guardian sport and agencies

13, Dec, 2021 @6:12 PM

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Olympic gold medalist Sunisa Lee says she was pepper-sprayed in racist attack
The gymnast was waiting for an Uber in Los Angeles with friends when a car sped by and passengers yelled anti-Asian slurs

Maya Yang

12, Nov, 2021 @2:18 PM

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Gymnast Rebeca Andrade stands proud at end of her breakthrough year | Tumaini Carayol
The 22-year-old became Brazil’s first female Olympic gymnastics medallist at the Tokyo Games and has just become world vault champion

Tumaini Carayol

25, Oct, 2021 @7:00 AM

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‘We were crazy kids just jumping on everything’: gymnast twins Jessica and Jennifer Gadirova
They were only 16 when they won medals at the Tokyo Olympics. So how are the high-flying sisters balancing stardom and schoolwork?

Rebecca Liu

23, Oct, 2021 @9:30 AM

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Chusovitina and Clijsters keep proving age is no barrier to sporting passion | Tumaini Carayol
Gymnast Oksana Chusovitina, 46, eyes an Asian Games medal while Kim Clijsters fights to keep her tennis comeback on track

Tumaini Carayol

04, Oct, 2021 @7:00 AM

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Simone Biles and Aly Raisman testify before Senate on Nassar investigation – live updates
Olympic gold medalists give evidence to Senate Judiciary Committee on FBI failures around sexual abuse complaints against disgraced sports doctor

Bryan Armen Graham

15, Sep, 2021 @6:15 PM

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Simone Biles says ‘burdens’ of Nassar abuse remained with her at Olympics
Simone Biles offered emotional testimony on Tuesday at a US senate hearing into the Larry Nassar abuse scandal

Tom Lutz in New York

15, Sep, 2021 @5:57 PM

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Ceaseless noise of judgment has dehumanised young sport stars | Jonathan Liew
The building blocks of our culture stop us seeing the famous as people. That is not the function we have assigned them

Jonathan Liew

07, Sep, 2021 @7:00 AM

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How to win at life: what sports psychologists can teach us all
The lessons top athletes are learning about stress and mental health can help us handle pressure in our own lives

Simon Usborne

21, Aug, 2021 @12:00 PM

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Highs, lows and burritos: the Guardian’s standout Tokyo moments
Elaine Thompson-Herah was a star, the new sports shone and the hosts were friendly, despite not being able to attend

Guardian writers

09, Aug, 2021 @7:00 PM

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Rhik Samadder tries … backflipping: ‘My shorts are too tight – being upside down doesn’t help’
Inspired by a YouTube video and high on a dose of Olympic spirit, this week the activity is gymnastic. But will the results be fantastic?

Rhik Samadder

09, Aug, 2021 @6:00 AM

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