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Olympic champion gymnast Kyla Ross commits to UCLA

LOS ANGELES (AP) Kyla Ross, a member of the ''Fierce Five'' gold-medal winning U.S. gymnastics team at the 2012 Olympics, has committed to UCLA but will defer enrollment until after the 2016 Olympics. Ross helped the Americans win the team gold medal in London. She won a silver medal in the all-around, bars and beam at the 2013 world championships, and the following year she helped...
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April 16, 2015  |  Discuss

USA's Simone Biles returns with four world golds and lots of buzz (but no bee stings)

  Simone Biles sprinted toward the vault, soared above the beam and capped the floor exercise routine with a twisting double backflip en route to winning her second world all-around gymnastics title. Her smoothest move? Dodging a bee in her flower bouquet on the podium during the gymnastics world championships medal ceremony over the weekend in Nanning, China. She quickly ducked...
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October 15, 2014  |  Discuss

Biles returns with 4 world golds, no bee stings

NEW YORK (AP) Simone Biles sprinted toward the vault, soared above the beam and capped the floor exercise routine with a twisting double backflip en route to winning her second world all-around gymnastics title. Her smoothest move? Dodging a bee in her flower bouquet on the podium during the gymnastics world championships medal ceremony over the weekend in Nanning, China. She quickly...
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October 15, 2014  |  Discuss

Biles wins all-around title at gymnastics worlds

NANNING, China (AP) Simone Biles of the United States won her second straight all-around gold medal at the gymnastics world championships on Friday. Biles scored 15.066 on her floor routine to finish with 60.231 points and defend the title she won last year in Antwerp, Belgium. Larisa Iordache of Romania won silver with 59.765 points, and Kyla Ross of the United States took bronze...
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October 10, 2014  |  Discuss

Simone Biles leads U.S. roster for world gymnastics championships

  Simone Biles is ready to make a run at history. The 17-year-old will defend her all-around title at the world gymnastics championships in China next month. Biles is attempting to become the first woman since Russia's Svetlana Khorkina in 2001 and 2003 to win consecutive world titles. Kyla Ross, who helped Team USA win gold at the 2012 London Olympics and was runner-up to Biles...
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September 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Defending champ Biles leads US world team

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) Simone Biles is ready to make a run at history. The 17-year-old will defend her all-around title at the world gymnastics championships in China next month. Biles is attempting to become the first woman since Russia's Svetlana Khorkina in 2001 and 2003 to win consecutive world titles. Kyla Ross, who helped Team USA win gold at the 2012 London Olympics and was runner...
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September 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Biles easily defends US women's gymnastics title

PITTSBURGH (AP) Simone Biles easily captured her second straight U.S. women's gymnastics national title on Saturday night, setting the stage for an even bigger title defense in China this fall. The 17-year-old from Texas posted a two-day total of 122.550, more than four points clear of Kyla Ross. Biles did little to tamp down expectations as she takes aim at another world title...
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August 23, 2014  |  Discuss

World champ Simon Biles leads at U.S. gymnastics nationals

  Simon Biles and her coach Aimee Boorman don't talk about the pressure that comes with being a world champion. They both know it's there, even if it's hard to tell while Biles is competing. "She just goes out and does her thing," Boorman said. And at the moment, no women's gymnast on the planet does her thing better than the springy 17-year-old who is still scratching at the surface...
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August 21, 2014  |  Discuss

World champ Biles leads at US gymnastics nationals

PITTSBURGH (AP) Simone Biles sprinted to the lead at the U.S. Women's gymnastics championships on Thursday, putting on an impressive display as she closes in on a second straight national title. Biles posted a combined score of 61.60 through four nearly flawless events, well ahead of second-place Maggie Nichols. The 17-year-old Biles turned a small field - only eight women are competing...
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August 21, 2014  |  Discuss

World champ Biles at ease with role of favorite

PITTSBURGH (AP) World gymnastics champion Simone Biles is the heavy favorite to repeat at the U.S. championships this weekend in Pittsburgh. The 17-year-old Biles easily won nationals a year ago, a victory that served as a springboard to her world triumph in Belgium last October. Biles missed time this spring with a shoulder injury, but returned to competition earlier this month...
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August 20, 2014  |  Discuss

World champion Biles leads US American Cup team

Reigning world all-around champion Simone Biles will headline the U.S. team at the American Cup in March. Biles, 2012 Olympic gold medalist Kyla Ross and U.S. all-around champion Sam Mikulak will represent the U.S. in the meet, scheduled for March 1 in Greensboro, N.C. Biles finished second behind Katelyn Ohashi in the 2013 American Cup then skyrocketed to stardom over the summer...
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December 13, 2013  |  Discuss
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