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Olympics: USOC failed to protect athletes from sex abuse - report

(Reuters) - The United States Olympics Committee failed to protect athletes from the threat of sexual abuse, according to a report released on Monday that showed some top executives took no action as the Larry Nassar sexual abuse scandal was unfolding.

USA Gymnastics, reeling from abuse claims, files for bankruptcy

(Reuters) - USA Gymnastics, the sport's governing body, filed for bankruptcy on Wednesday, saying that it is staggering under the weight of lawsuits filed by hundreds of women who were sexually abused by former national team doctor Larry Nassar.

USOC aware of sex abuse since early 1990s - court documents

(Reuters) - The United States Olympic Committee was informed of sexual abuse in gymnastics more than two decades ago, long before the sexual abuse by former national team doctor Larry Nassar became a high-profile scandal, according to federal court filings.

USOC under pressure to fix USA Gymnastics before Tokyo 2020

(Reuters) - Like a world-class gymnast, the United States Olympic Committee(USOC) needs to nail a perfect landing to put a damaging sexual abuse scandal behind it ahead of the 2020 Games in Tokyo, sports sponsorship experts said.

Roof raised at Tokyo 2020 gymnastics venue

TOKYO (Reuters) - The second section of the timber roof at the Olympics Gymnastics Centre in Tokyo was raised on Wednesday, marking the halfway point of the construction of the temporary venue.

USOC seeks to revoke USA Gymnastics' status as governing body

(Reuters) - The United States Olympic Committee (USOC) has taken the first steps to revoke USA Gymnastics of its status as the national governing body for the sport in the latest fallout from the sex abuse scandal involving a former team doctor.

Gymnastics - Biles sets record for world championship gold medals

(Reuters) - Olympic champion Simone Biles became the all-time leading world gymnastics championship gold medal winner when the American claimed her third gold at the Doha championships on Friday.

Gymnastics - Biles makes history with fourth all-around world title

(Reuters) - Two falls on an "off day" did not prevent Simone Biles from becoming the first woman to win four all-around titles at the gymnastics world championships on Thursday.

American sisters sue USA Gymnastics over sex abuse scandal

(Reuters) - Two former USA Gymnastics national team members on Monday filed civil lawsuits against the organisation, disgraced ex-team doctor Larry Nassar, and the U.S. Olympic Committee for failing to prevent sexual assault of young women in their care.

Malaysian gymnasts outclassed at world meet

PETALING JAYA: Malaysian women’s artistic gymnasts put up a limp performance to end their campaign on a disappointing note at the World Championships in Doha, Qatar.

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