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Simone Biles,greatest gymnast,quits olympics,breaks down,Russia wins gold

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Simone Biles withdrew from the women's team gymnastics final at the Tokyo 2020 Olympics on Tuesday, citing mental heath concerns as she attempts to protect "her body and mind."
After the final -- won by the the Russia Olympic Committee (ROC) -- Biles broke down in tears as she explained her decision.

"Whenever you get in a high stress situation, you kind of freak out," the 24-year-old told reporters.
Soon after Biles' withdrawal, USA Gymnastics released a statement saying: "Simone Biles has withdrawn from the team final competition due to a medical issue.
https://www.cnn.com/2021/07/27/sport/simone-biles-tokyo-2020-olympics/index.html