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Ex-gymnastics coach Kathie Klages sentenced to three months in prison in Larry Nassar sexual abuse case
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Ex-gymnastics coach Kathie Klages sentenced to three months in prison in Larry Nassar sexual abuse case

Kathie Klages, 65, was found guilty by a jury in February of a felony and a misdemeanor for denying she knew of Nassar’s abuse prior to 2016 when survivors started to come forward publicly.

Ex-gymnastics coach Kathie Klages faces sentencing in Larry Nassar sexual abuse case
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Ex-gymnastics coach Kathie Klages faces sentencing in Larry Nassar sexual abuse case

Klages testified at trial that she did not remember being told about abuse. If the case had not involved Nassar, her lawyer has said, Klages would never have been found guilty.

Gymnastics Australia asks human rights group to investigate complaints of physical, mental abuse
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Gymnastics Australia asks human rights group to investigate complaints of physical, mental abuse

Gymnastics Australia has asked the Australian Human Rights Commission to examine the sport’s culture and practices

Australia urges gymnasts to come forward amid multiple abuse allegations, federation to set up 'listening groups'
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Australia urges gymnasts to come forward amid multiple abuse allegations, federation to set up 'listening groups'

Former Australian gymnasts have since shared their accounts of being assaulted by coaches, fat-shamed and made to train and compete while injured.

Olympic gymnasts Becky and Ellie Downie reveal 'abusive behaviour' in British Gymnastics
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Olympic gymnasts Becky and Ellie Downie reveal 'abusive behaviour' in British Gymnastics

Becky and Ellie Downie said coaches pressured them to lose weight and overtrain, which took mental and physical tolls.

USA Gymnastics hands former US Olympic coach Maggie Haney eight-year suspension for verbal, emotional abuse of athletes
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USA Gymnastics hands former US Olympic coach Maggie Haney eight-year suspension for verbal, emotional abuse of athletes

The ban of one of USA Gymnastics’ more high-profile coaches, which was first reported by The Orange County Register and later confirmed by the Washington Post, takes effect immediately and will be followed by two additional years of suspension

Former US Olympic gymnastics coach Maggie Haney suspended for verbal and emotional abuse of athletes
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Former US Olympic gymnastics coach Maggie Haney suspended for verbal and emotional abuse of athletes

Former US Olympic coach Maggie Haney has been suspended for eight years by USA Gymnastics for verbal and emotional abuse of athletes.

Tokyo Olympics 2020: Four-time gold medallist gymnast Simone Biles cried at news of Games postponement
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Tokyo Olympics 2020: Four-time gold medallist gymnast Simone Biles cried at news of Games postponement

Simone Biles, who is typically very active on social media, appeared on NBC from her home to give her first public comments since the Olympics were postponed last week because of the coronavirus pandemic.

Tokyo Olympics 2020: Here's a look at the status of qualifying events for the Games
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Tokyo Olympics 2020: Here's a look at the status of qualifying events for the Games

As the IOC attempts to keep the 2020 Olympics on schedule, many of the events that determine who would compete in Tokyo have been postponed or cancelled.

Simone Biles hits back at USA Gymnastics' birthday tweet, insisting them to 'do the right thing'
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Simone Biles hits back at USA Gymnastics' birthday tweet, insisting them to 'do the right thing'

Four-times Olympic champion Simone Biles fired back at USA Gymnastics on Saturday after the sport’s governing body used its Twitter account to wish her happy birthday.

Chinese gymnasts pull out of upcoming World Cup in Australia due to Coronavirus travel ban
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Chinese gymnasts pull out of upcoming World Cup in Australia due to Coronavirus travel ban

The coronavirus outbreak has killed more than 1,500 people, mostly in China’s central Hubei province. Confirmed infections have risen above 66,000.

Investigators search home, gym of gymnastics coach with links to disgraced sports doctor and convicted sex-offender Larry Nassar
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Investigators search home, gym of gymnastics coach with links to disgraced sports doctor and convicted sex-offender Larry Nassar

Police on Tuesday searched the Michigan home and former gym of a gymnastics coach who had ties to disgraced sports doctor Larry Nassar, authorities said.

Seven-time Olympic medallist gymnast Shannon Miller heaps praise on Dipa Karmakar for showing path to youngsters
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Seven-time Olympic medallist gymnast Shannon Miller heaps praise on Dipa Karmakar for showing path to youngsters

Seven-time Olympic medallist gymnast Shannon Miller said Indian trailblazer Dipa Karmakar has shown the young athletes that anything could be achieved with hard work and passion.

Khelo India Youth Games 2020: Gymnasts Priyanka Dasgupta, Jatin Kumar Kanojia grab spotlight with all-around gold medals
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Khelo India Youth Games 2020: Gymnasts Priyanka Dasgupta, Jatin Kumar Kanojia grab spotlight with all-around gold medals

Tripura's Priyanka Dasgupta grabbed the spotlight on day one of the gymnastics competition by clinching the girls Under-17 all-around crown in the Khelo India Youth Games 2020 in Guwahati on Friday.

Hungarian gymnast Agnes Keleti, the oldest living Olympic champion and Holocaust survivour, turns 99
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Hungarian gymnast Agnes Keleti, the oldest living Olympic champion and Holocaust survivour, turns 99

Although she turned 99 on Thursday, even a nine-year-old would have a hard time keeping up with Agnes Keleti's irrepressible energy and enthusiasm.

Seven-time Olympic medal-winning gymnast Shannon Miller named as international ambassador for Tata Mumbai Marathon
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Seven-time Olympic medal-winning gymnast Shannon Miller named as international ambassador for Tata Mumbai Marathon

42-year-old American gymnastics legend Shannon Miller is the only female athlete to be inducted into the US Olympic Hall of Fame, twice in 2006(individual) and 2008 (team) respectively

Tokyo Olympics 2020: Gymnast Simone Biles likely to be star-attraction at Games after record five gold medals in World Championships
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Tokyo Olympics 2020: Gymnast Simone Biles likely to be star-attraction at Games after record five gold medals in World Championships

Biles won five Olympic medals in Rio de Janeiro, and could add six more next year in Tokyo, but appears highly unlikely to stick around until the 2024 Olympics

World Gymnastics Championships 2019: 'Can't be more thrilled', Simone Biles smashes all-time record with 25th medal
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World Gymnastics Championships 2019: 'Can't be more thrilled', Simone Biles smashes all-time record with 25th medal

Simone Biles set the all-time record for most medals by any gymnast at the world championships by winning the balance beam and floor exercise on Sunday.

World Gymnastics Championships 2019: Simone Biles wins women's beam gold to set new world record of 24 medals
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World Gymnastics Championships 2019: Simone Biles wins women's beam gold to set new world record of 24 medals

Biles also extended her own record of 18 worlds golds after success earlier this week in the team, all-round and vault events with the USA team in Stuttgart.

World Gymnastics Championships 2019: Simone Biles wins vault to claim 17th title and equal all-time record of 23 medals
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World Gymnastics Championships 2019: Simone Biles wins vault to claim 17th title and equal all-time record of 23 medals

Biles, however, later missed the chance of a second medal of the day by finishing fifth in the uneven bars final behind winner Nina Derwael of Belgium, who retained the title she won in Doha last year