07.29.2018

Simone Biles makes mistakes, still wins first competition in nearly two years

Simone Biles makes mistakes, still wins first competition in nearly two years (Photo: Jay LaPrete, AP)

Simone Biles was not perfect. In her first competition in nearly two years, the Olympic champion made mistakes and showed some rust after a year away from gymnastics.

But she’s still Simone Biles, which means a night with uncharacteristic bobbles and a fall still kept her atop the leaderboard.

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