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Djokovic, Biles win Laureus sports people of year awards

Feb 19, 2019 - 2:17 PM

Novak Djokovic beats France's World Cup winner Kylian Mbappe and NBA superstar LeBron James for the award

2018 SPORTS STARS. Tennis star Novak Djokovic and Olympic gymnast Simone Biles are awarded for their achievements in 2018. Photo from Australian Open Twitter (Djokovic) and Tim Bradbury/Getty Images/AFP (Biles)

Simone Biles claims record 13th world gold medal

Nov 02, 2018 - 11:34 PM

The American superstar makes history after winning another gold in the individual vault competition of the 2018 World Gymnastics Championships

SPECTACULAR. Simone Biles has a shot at sweeping all her events in the world championships. Photo by Tim Bradbury/Getty Images/AFP

Unstoppable Biles claims record 4th all around world title

Nov 02, 2018 - 10:12 AM

Despite taking a year off, gymnastics superstar Simone Biles makes history yet again in the 2018 World Championships

INCREDIBLE. Team USA's Simone Biles picks up her 12th world title. Photo by Karim Jaafar/AFP

Biles leads U.S. to women's team gold at world gymnastics

Oct 31, 2018 - 8:37 AM

The superstar gymnast continues to impress despite a kidney stone problem which saw her rushed to the hospital last weekend

PEERLESS. American gymnast Simone Biles has amassed 11 world gold medals. Photo by Karim Jaafar/AFP

Simone Biles in hospital scare at World Gymnastics

Oct 27, 2018 - 8:27 PM

The American superstar gymnast says the medical emergency won't stop her from competing in the world championships

FIGHTER. Ten-time world champion Simone Biles remains a favorite in the competition.

How do these ‘smooth’ athletes step up their game?

Feb 12, 2018 - 10:54 AM

Stephen Curry, Simone Biles, Lionel Messi – these Hall of Famers make winning look so effortless.

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Dec 20, 2016 - 3:18 PM

Mulai dari berita duka juara tak terduga hingga pemecah rekor

Doping: WADA fury as Russian hackers release Williams', Biles data

Sep 14, 2016 - 10:21 AM

WADA said in a statement that the Russian cyber espionage group Tsar Team APT28 also known as Fancy Bears had broken into its Anti Doping Administration and Management System ADAMS database

US gymnast Simone Biles competes in the women's floor event final of the Artistic Gymnastics at the Olympic Arena during the Rio 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro on August 16, 2016. Thomas Coex/AFP

IN PHOTOS: Simone Biles meets her celebrity crush, Zac Efron

Aug 17, 2016 - 12:47 PM

Rio 2016 gymnastics star Simone Biles gets a kiss from her crush Zac Efron

CELEBRITY CRUSH. Olympic gymnast Simone Biles meets Zac Efron and gets a kiss from him too. Screengrab from Twitter/USAGym

Biles loses balance as Olympic gold record eludes American gymnast

Aug 16, 2016 - 10:12 AM

Simone Biles loses her first final since 2013 after wobbling on the balance beams when landing a forward somersault but still earns bronze

BALANCING ACT. Simone Biles of the USA nearly falls as she competes in the women's Balance Beam final. Photo by How Hwee Young/EPA

Atlet AS Simone Biles rebut emas senam artistik di Olimpiade Rio

Aug 13, 2016 - 11:23 AM

Simone Biles tampil mempesona di nomor all round putri senam artistik

Atlet senam artistik AS, Simone Biles, saat bertanding di nomor ‘all-around’ putri di Olimpiade Rio, pada 11 Agustus 2016. Foto oleh EPA

Stardom awaits 'Cinderella' Biles after gymnastics gold

Aug 12, 2016 - 1:54 PM

The 19 year old Biles whose life reads like a Hollywood story has etched her name among the greats of the sport