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Simone Biles wore a special leotard to honor sexual assault survivors at the US gymnastics championships

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Simone Biles won the 2018 US Gymnastics Championships on Sunday night.
During the competition, Biles told the Associated Press that her leotard's teal color was meant to honor sexual assault survivors .
Earlier this year, Biles released a statement saying she had been sexually abused by former USA gymnastics doctor Larry Nassar .
Nassar was accused of sexual assault by more than 100 women, including Biles' teammates Aly Raisman and Gabby Douglas.
In January, he was sentenced to up to 175 years in prison on sexual-assault charges.
After a nearly two-year break from...
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Simone Biles returned from a 2-year break and dominated the national championships in a way that hadn't been seen in 24 years

Simone Biles returned from a 2-year break and dominated the national championships in a way that hadn't been seen in 24 years

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Simone Biles dominated in her return to the national championships over the weekend.
Biles took gold in the all-around and every individual event, becoming the first woman to accomplish such a sweep since 1994.
With the win, Biles is set to lead Team USA into the world championships in October.
Simone Biles is back and still one of the most dominant athletes alive .
At the national championships over the weekend, Biles made clear that she hadn't lost a step after a nearly two-year break from competition since the 2016 Olympics, taking gold on vault, uneven bars...
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