Simone Biles withdraws from individual all-around event to focus on mental health, says USA Gymnastics

Simone Biles has withdrawn from Thursday’s women’s individual all-around final at the Tokyo Olympics “to focus on her mental health”, USA Gymnastics has announced. The 24-year-old pulled out after one rotation of the women’s team final on Tuesday in Tokyo,

Tokyo Olympics: Skateboarder Sky Brown finishes second in Games qualifier, almost a year after suffering life-threatening injuries

Skateboarder Sky Brown, who is hoping to become Britain’s youngest Summer Olympian, finished second in a Tokyo Games qualifier on Sunday almost a year after the 12-year-old suffered life-threatening injuries in a training fall. Brown underwent surgery for skull fractures

Brisbane given 2032 Olympics boost after chiefs name Aussie city as preferred host bidder for games

OLYMPIC chiefs have named Brisbane their preferred bidder to host the 2032 Games. Queensland is now strong favourite after the International Olympic Committee unanimously backed the Australian state as its first "non-binding" choice. Russia, Indonesia, Budapest, China, Doha and Germany's Ruhr