Oyogist has learned that Popular American gymnast, Simone Biles has withdrawn from the Tokyo Olympics games, citing health issues.
The four time gold medal winner, and current champion, decided not to compete after consulting with Team US officials.
Biles reportedly withdrew from the team competition, costing Team USA the gold medal that was gotten by a Russian
USA Gymnastics said today on the latest development :
“After further medical evaluation, Simone Biles has withdrawn from the final individual all-around competition.
“We wholeheartedly support Simone’s decision and applaud her bravery in prioritising her wellbeing. Her courage shows, yet again, why she is a role model for so many.
Jade Carey, who finished ninth in qualifying, will take Biles’ place in the all-around
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