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Tokyo Olympics 2020: American gymnast Simone Biles withdraws from all-around competition
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Tokyo Olympics 2020: American gymnast Simone Biles withdraws from all-around competition

USA Gymnastics said in a statement on Wednesday that the 24-year-old is opting to not compete. The decision comes a day after Biles removed herself from the team final following one rotation because she felt she wasn't mentally ready.

Tokyo Olympics: Gymnastics qualifying shaken up by cancellation of World Cup events
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Tokyo Olympics: Gymnastics qualifying shaken up by cancellation of World Cup events

The International Gymnastics Federation said it was cancelling its all-around World Cup series of events because of the pandemic.

Parkour group urges IOC to reject their sport from consideration for 2024 Paris Olympics
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Parkour group urges IOC to reject their sport from consideration for 2024 Paris Olympics

The IOC executive board will meet on Monday and on the agenda is finalising the sports program for the Paris Games. Requests to add new medal events or modify existing ones are expected from governing bodies.

Tokyo to host four-nation gymnastics tournament in build-up to postponed Olympic Games
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Tokyo to host four-nation gymnastics tournament in build-up to postponed Olympic Games

The competition, which has been under discussion for months, will have strict anti-infection measures in place.

Coronavirus pandemic: A look at qualifying events for Tokyo Olympics 2020 in limbo due to COVID-19 threat
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Coronavirus pandemic: A look at qualifying events for Tokyo Olympics 2020 in limbo due to COVID-19 threat

Here we look at the status of many qualifying events for Tokyo Olympics 2020, which have been either postponed or cancelled due to the coronavirus pandemic

IOA President Narinder Batra writes to International Gymnastics Federation, says 'all is not well' in Gymnastics Federation of India
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IOA President Narinder Batra writes to International Gymnastics Federation, says 'all is not well' in Gymnastics Federation of India

The GFI, which is slated to go to polls on 3 November, has been mired in factionalism for some time, with rival groups claiming the right to run the sport in the country.

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.

International Gymnastics Federation asks Indian body to vet its electoral college through IOA
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International Gymnastics Federation asks Indian body to vet its electoral college through IOA

The FIG said that the electoral college prepared by Gymnastic Federation of India (GFI) will need its final approval but it will do so if vetted through the IOA.

Gymnastics World Championships 2019: Six-member team including Asian Games bronze medallist Ashish Kumar selected by neutral committee
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Gymnastics World Championships 2019: Six-member team including Asian Games bronze medallist Ashish Kumar selected by neutral committee

Earlier this month, a two-day open selection trial to select the team for the World Championships was postponed after the Sports Authority of India (SAI) requested the Indian Olympic Association (IOA) to conduct the trials

Gymnastics World Championships 2019: GFI has sole right to select Indian team says FIG in letter to Sports Ministry
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Gymnastics World Championships 2019: GFI has sole right to select Indian team says FIG in letter to Sports Ministry

The selection trials organised by GFI to select a six-member team for the World Championships was postponed early this month after the Sports Authority of India (SAI) requested the IOA to conduct the trials

Longtime International Gymnastics Federation Bruno Grandi passes away at 85
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Longtime International Gymnastics Federation Bruno Grandi passes away at 85

Under the leadership of Bruno Grandi, the gymnastics body also imposed minimum age limits in competition — 16 for females and 18 for males

Tokyo Olympics 2020: 'Unprepared' new boxing boss for mega event Morinari Watanabe vows to put athletes first
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Tokyo Olympics 2020: 'Unprepared' new boxing boss for mega event Morinari Watanabe vows to put athletes first

The Olympic official hastily put in charge of organising the Tokyo 2020 boxing competition admitted Thursday he was totally unprepared for his appointment, but vowed he would put athletes' interests first.

International Gymnastics Federation approves $2 million project for safety of athletes after Larry Nassar sexual abuse scandal
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International Gymnastics Federation approves $2 million project for safety of athletes after Larry Nassar sexual abuse scandal

Hundreds of girls and women, including many Olympians, said they were molested by Larry Nassar, a former USA Gymnastics doctor. He was jailed after pleading guilty to sexual assault and possessing child pornography

IOA writes to derecognised Gymnastics Federation of India in attempt to revive sport in country
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IOA writes to derecognised Gymnastics Federation of India in attempt to revive sport in country

IOA president Narinder Batra has written to the president and secretary of the de-recognised Gymnastics Federation of India (GFI), Sudhakar Shetty and Shantikumar Singh respectively, in a fresh attempt to break the deadlock.

Road to Rio: 'World Class Gymnast' Dipa Karmakar could give India its first gymnastics medal
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Road to Rio: 'World Class Gymnast' Dipa Karmakar could give India its first gymnastics medal

Dipa's Produnova vault in the 2014 Commonwealth Games made her a favourite in the gymnastics community. Will she get India its first gymnastics gold?

Dipa Karmakar now officially a 'World Class Gymnast', confirms international gymnastics body
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Dipa Karmakar now officially a 'World Class Gymnast', confirms international gymnastics body

Dipa Karmakar got a major boost to her confidence ahead of the Rio Olympics when he was bestowed with the distinction of 'World Class Gymnast' by the FIG.

From being flat-footed to 77 career medals: 10 interesting facts about Dipa Karmakar
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From being flat-footed to 77 career medals: 10 interesting facts about Dipa Karmakar

History was made when Dipa Karmakar became the first Indian woman gymnast to qualify for the Olympics to be held in Rio de Janerio in August later this year. A stellar performance at the final qualifying and test event secured a berth for Dipa Karmakar at the Rio games, and the history of Indian gymnastics was altered forever.