Simone Biles won her sixth all-around title at the U.S. Gymnastics Championships on Sunday and stunning the crowd with a historic clean triple-double in floor exercise. Why it matters: The 4-time Olympic gold medalist is the first female athlete to land a triple double in competition on the floor — and she’s the first woman in almost […]
Actress Tisha Campbell-Martin plays Simone’s mother and talks about her excitement in being part of the Lifetime feature. Tisha says several actresses shied away from the role but she ran toward, full force, in an effort to exercise her dramatic chops. Tisha is usually associated with comedy roles like: Martin, My Wife and Kids…. In […]
Last summer Simone Biles won all our hearts with her astonishing, record-breaking turn at the 2016 Rio Olympics where she won a whopping five gold medals. Since then, she has enjoyed a whirlwind of TV and event appearances, frequent red carpet moments and she even got the opportunity to meet Barack and Michelle Obama. Well […]
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If there is one person who had an incredible 2016, it’s none other than powerhouse gymnast Simone Biles. She turned in an absolutely stunning performance at the 2016 Olympic Games, a history-making performance that netted her five gold medals and the attention of the entire world. Since then she’s gotten to meet President Obama and […]
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The World Anti-Doping Association (WADA) revealed Russian hackers released the confidential medical records of certain U.S. Olympic athletes, including Biles.
The win was Williams' 306th Grand Slam singles victory, which ties with Martina Navratilova for the most women's Grand Slam wins in history.
Biles is the fourth American female gymnast to win five medals in a single Olympics, joining Mary Lou Retton, Shannon Miller, and Nastia Liukin.
See every Black Team USA medalist at the 2016 Rio Olympics.