August 3, 2021

Simone returns to beam and wins bronze in Tokyo Olympics

Anthony Tilghman

Simone Biles makes her return to competition at the Tokyo Olympics and captured bronze in Tuesday's balance beam final.

Simone Biles makes her return to competition at the Tokyo Olympics and captured bronze in Tuesday’s balance beam final.

Biles switched up her routine and scored 14.000 to finishing behind Guan Chenchen and Tang Xijing of China.

Biles took a mental health withdrawing from the previous trials and proves she can still bring it to help Team USA reclaim victory. 

According to ESPN, this is her seventh career Olympic medal, tying her with Shannon Miller for the most by any athlete in gymnastics in Team USA’s history.

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