INDIANAPOLIS (AP) Gabby Douglas and Aly Raisman are back on the U.S. women's national gymnastics team, a major step as the two Olympic champions point toward a return to the 2016 Rio Games.
The move means Douglas, the reigning Olympic all-around champion, and Raisman, a gold medalist on floor exercise, will be available to participate in international events starting in 2015...
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17-year-old American gymnast Simone Biles won her second consecutive gold medal in the women's all-around competition at the 45th FIG Artistic Gymnastics World Championship in China. After receiving the medal for her display of athletic prowess, however, Biles found herself in the awkward position of being chased from the medal podium by a bee that was hiding in her bouquet...
Nanning, China -- Simone Biles, a 17-year-old American gymnast, had just won her second consecutive all-around title at the 45th FIG Artistic Gymnastics World Championship today when she was about to receive her medal. And that's when the bee arrived.Follow us on Twitter for exclusive stories, Subscribe by Email, or Return Home
Simone Biles can do vault, the balance beam and the uneven bars, but she doesn’t do bees. On Friday, the 17-year-old won her second consecutive all-around title at the FIG Artistic Gymnastics World Championship, but barely had time to celebrate her achievement on the medal podium before a bee started causing havoc. After the trio of winners were presented wit their medals...
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
Olympic gymnast McKayla Maroney reportedly has taken legal action over nude pictures allegedly hacked from her account over the weekend, claiming that she was underage when they were taken.
TMZ reported this week that an attorney for the gold medal-winning Maroney contacted the website Porn.com, which had posted the images, and demanded that they be removed immediately. A second...
McKayla Maroney was underage when the leaked photos of her were taken, and her legal team is attempting to remove the hacked properties from the internet. According to TMZ, Maroney’s lawyer contacted Porn.com demanding them to remove the photos, which were spread across the internet Sunday as part of a massive celebrity hack. In the […]
Porn.com has removed alleged underage nude photos of Olympic gymnast McKayla Maroney, who was a victim of the massive celebrity photo hacking scandal, TMZ reports.
The gymnast’s lawyers fired off a letter to the porn site saying Maroney, 18, was underage when the nude photos were taken. They ordered the site to take down the pictures. They did.
McKayla Maroney responded to the alleged nude photos of her that were leaked online Sunday and called them fake. Here’s what Maroney tweeted Monday morning about the photos: the fake photos of me are crazy!!
was trying to rise above it all, and not give "the creator" the time of day.. BUT.. pic.twitter.com/hceQcOxYkJ — McKayla Maroney […]
Sam Mikulak isn't much on regret. It's just not his thing.
So there was no pep talk necessary after the easygoing Mikulak stumbled through the opening round of the U.S. men's gymnastics championships on Friday. He blew it. He knew it. And he knew he had a chance at redemption in Sunday's final.
"I guess I get over things pretty easily," Mikulak said....
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August 24, 2014
PITTSBURGH (AP) Sam Mikulak successfully defended his U.S. men's gymnastics title Sunday, rallying past Jake Dalton in the final rotation to cap a dramatic comeback.
The three-time NCAA champion began the day in fourth place but surged past Dalton and former national champions John Orozco and Danell Leyva with six nearly flawless routines. Mikulak had a two-day total of 180...
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August 24, 2014
PITTSBURGH (AP) John Orozco grabbed the early lead in the U.S. men's gymnastics championships on Friday, posting an all-around score of 90.750 to top a crowded field.
Orozco, the 2012 national champion, continued his steady recovery from a knee injury nearly two years ago by putting together six solid rotations. He posted the highest scores of the night on parallel bars and...
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August 22, 2014
We were charmed by smirking gymanst McKayla Maroney back when she begrudgingly won the Silver at the 2012 Olympics, and we’ve really been captivated by...
August 04, 2014
Your browser does not support iframes. McKayla Maroney was in Chicago on Friday and threw out the first pitch prior to the White Sox-Twins game, and she put a gymnastics twist on it. The 18-year-old Olympic gold medalist busted out what looked like a cartwheel and front handspring to bring her about 20 feet away […]
McKayla Maroney throws an impressive first pitch at the White Sox game in this video.
Former Olympic gymnast McKayla Maroney threw out an acrobatic first pitch at U.S. Cellular Field Friday night and seemed to be happy with her effort. And that's no easy accomplishment.You remember Maroney. The 2012 U.S. Olympic gold medalist who made her "McKayla is Not Impressed" stare a meme sensation.Well, here she is again before the Twins-White Sox game.We'...
Olympic gymnast McKayla Maroney was in Chicago Friday night to throw out the first pitch for the White Sox-Twins game. Rather than risk looking as bad as 50 Cent she opted to put her own spin--her own wind-up if you will--on the pitch.Well done Ms. Maroney. Well done indeed. Loading...
US women’s gymnastics star McKayla Maroney — she of the “Not Impressed” smirk that made her even more of a famous face — has turned into a prolific and provocative force on Instagram courtesy of her frequent posting of selfies and whatnot. Maroney’s Instagram game was as strong as ever on Thursday as she attended […] The post McKayla Maroney hangs with Carmelo, Michael...
If you weren't having a happy Friday yet, well, McKayla Maroney is here to cheer you up. She also enlisted the help of her "friends."
Looks like it isn’t just us excited for the World Cup to start up. USA gymnast McKayla Maroney posted the above picture of herself kicking a FIFA soccer ball, captioning the post, “#worldcup fever is here, and i’m getting in on the action with @adidaswomen the best images win, so get snapping & show #mygirlswhat lengths you would go for […]
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While most of the attention is on the NFL Draft WAGs right now, McKayla Maroney quietly pulling some eyes her way. The 18-year-old gymnastics star posted the above photo of her wearing yoga pants—which has excited a few folks (for good reason, obviously.)
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All the teenage boys are probably going crazy!
Gold medal gymnast McKayla Maroney had posted a photo of herself on Instagram showing off her Olympic ‘booty.’
Apparently, Maroney thinks her ‘milkshake brings all the boys to the yard.’ Well, she was right on the money as the picture caught heat with nearly 50K likes.
Just for old times’...
McKayla Maroney's yoga pants photo she posted on Instagram is dominating. She is doing her best to shed the America's sweetheart gymnast persona.
She's on the cover of Inside Gymnastics as part of the "50 Most Photogenic" athletes--but McKayla Maroney is looking even better on Instagram...
April 17, 2014
ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) Michigan's Sam Mikulak tied a record with his seventh individual NCAA gymnastics title, winning the parallel bars Saturday night.