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WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. House Energy and Commerce Committee said Thursday it had sent requests for information to the U.S. Olympic Committee and 48 national governing bodies of various sports and Michigan State University, expanding the committee’s investigation into sexual abuse within organised sports.
KUALA LUMPUR: More top gymnasts are expected to come through the ranks in the future to follow in the footsteps of Farah Ann Hadi (pic) and Koi Sie Yan following the launch of the CIMB-MGF Gymnastics Development programme.
PETALING JAYA: National artistic gymnast Tan Ing Yueh (pic) is not going to let an injury scare affect her preparation for the Gold Coast Commonwealth Games from April 4-15.
(Reuters) - U.S. gymnast Aly Raisman has sued the U.S. Olympic Committee and USA Gymnastics over former USA Gymnastics' team doctor Larry Nassar's sexual abuse, saying they knew or should have known about his behavior but put "money and medals" before athletes' safety.
(Reuters) - Four-times Commonwealth Games champion Claudia Fragapane has suffered a torn Achilles tendon in training and will miss next month's Games in Australia, British Gymnastics announced on Friday.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Department of Education will investigate how Michigan State University handled reports of sex abuse made by female athletes against former USA Gymnastics team doctor Larry Nassar, the department said on Monday.
LONDON (Reuters) - British Gymnastics' sacked head national coach Eddie van Hoof said he was left shocked and dismayed after being dismissed by the organisation on Thursday.
LONDON (Reuters) - Eddie Van Hoof has been dismissed from his role as Head National Coach at British Gymnastics, the organisation said on Thursday.
PETALING JAYA: Sweet-faced Tan Ing Yueh has been given the mandate to lead the women’s artistic team at the Commonwealth Games in Gold Coast, Australia, from April 4-15.