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Simone Biles Wins Gold at World Championships in Doha, Qatar
The four time Olympics gold medallist helped the United States to an emphatic women’s team victory at the World Gymnastics Championships.
Despite two uncharacteristic errors from the 21-year-old on beam and floor, the US still posted 171.629, well ahead of Russia in second and China in third.
“It’s very special. Myself and the team have trained very hard to be where we are,” Biles told BBC Sport.
“I still feel pretty good – I’m in a little bit of pain but it’s nothing I can’t manage and I haven’t had to do anything differently apart from missing one training session.”
The United States, Russia and China women have also qualified for the 2020 Olympics in Tokyo by by making the podium in Doha.