Oct 29, 2015 · Simone Biles wins third all-around title at World Gymnastics Championships. Simone Biles beat reigning Olympic champion and United States teammate Gabby Douglas to win her third consecutive all-around title at the world championships, making her the first ever female gymnast to do so.
As the U.S. women’s gymnastics team continues to win gold, the elite group once dubbed “The Fierce Five” has renamed themselves “The Final Five” in honor of their beloved coach. The name change comes in honor of coach Marta Karolyi, 73, who will step down after the Rio Olympics. Gymnast
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Roger Federer wins his sixth Australian Open and 20th Grand Slam title with a five-set victory over Marin Cilic.
An attempt to copy the ancient Olympic Games was the L’Olympiade de la République, a national Olympic festival held annually from 1796 to 1798 in Revolutionary France.
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Romania (/ r oʊ ˈ m eɪ n i ə / ( listen) roh-MAY-nee-ə; Romanian: România i [r o m ɨ ˈ n i. a]) is a sovereign state located at the crossroads of …
The modern Olympic Games or Olympics (French: Jeux olympiques) are leading international sporting events featuring summer and winter sports competitions in which thousands of athletes from around the world participate in a variety of competitions.
The mere fact that a heavily bombed city in a virtually bankrupt country that was still rationing food post-World War II was able to host the Olympic Games at all.No new venues were built, the male athletes stayed at Army and RAF barracks, and the women stayed at colleges in London.