Simone Biles with a tweet thanked all her fans and supporters for the affection received after retiring from the team All Aroud and the individual All Around, in the artistic gymnastics competition at the Tokyo 2021 Olympics.
The six-time Olympic champion wrote that all the messages received made her understand that what she left in people goes beyond what she showed in almost ten years at the top of gymnastics. Simone wrote: "The outpouring love & support I’ve received has made me realize I’m more than my accomplishments and gymnastics which I never truly believed before."
Team USA announced that Simone would not defend the title of the general competition and that participation in the individual tests of the week test would be decided after a further medical evaluation. Former First Lady Michelle Obama, who tweeted: “Am I good enough? Yes I am.
The mantra that I practice daily. Simone Biles, we are proud of you and we are cheering for you. " Mikaela Shiffrin added on Twitter: "There is weight. There is pressure. And there is love. Those things all exist in the same space.
And they always will."
the outpouring love & support I’ve received has made me realize I’m more than my accomplishments and gymnastics which I never truly believed before. ? — Simone Biles (@Simone_Biles) July 29, 2021
There is weight.
There is pressure. And there is love. Those things all exist in the same space. And they always will. — Mikaela Shiffrin (@MikaelaShiffrin) July 29, 2021
Am I good enough? Yes, I am. The mantra I practice daily. @Simone_Biles, we are proud of you and we are rooting for you.
Tokyo 2021 LIVE: China won the 4x200 freestyle, Dressel won the 100 freestyle
Swimming, men's 100 free style: Caeleb Dressel won his firts gold medal of Tokyo 2021 in a single race, dominating the men's 100m freestyle final.
Swimming, women's 4x200 freestyle: Gold and new world record for China in the women's 4x200 freestyle relay in Tokyo 2020. The Chinese quartet preceded the United States, silver, and Australia, bronze and finished in 7 '40 ''33 improving the record of 7'41''50 held by Australia since 2019.
Swimming, men's 800 freestyle: American Robert Finke won the gold in 7: 41.87, ahead of the Italian Gregorio Paltrinieri and the Ukrainian Mykhailo Romanchuk. Track and Field, men's pole vault: The American pole vault world champion, Sam Kendricks, positive for Covid-19, is excluded from the Tokyo 2020 Games.
Official sources of the organization announced this. The announcement of the exclusion of Kendricks, two-time world champion and Olympic bronze medalist in Rio 2016 and one of the pole vault favorites, was given by the American Olympic committee: "In line with Japanese protocols, Kendricks and He was transferred to a hotel to be placed in solitary confinement and is supported by the staff of the Olympic Committee and the Athletics Federation.
Sam is one of the strongest members of our team and we will miss his presence. Out of respect for his privacy, at the we cannot provide further information at this time. " Women's rowing: Italians Valentina Rodini and Federica Cesarini won the gold medal in 6: 47.54 ahead of France and Holland.
Men's rowing: Ireland won the gold medal in 6: 06.43 ahead of Germany and Italy. Skeet shooting, Trump women: Alessandra Perilli, who gives the first historic medal to San Marino since 1960, the year in which her Olympic Committee was founded.
Gold medal for the Czech Republic, silver for the USA.