BREAKING: Simone Biles to compete in balance beam final

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Simone Biles, who has pulled out of several events at the Tokyo Olympics citing the need to protect her mental health, will compete in the balance beam final, USA Gymnastics has said.

The four-time Olympic gold medallist ruled herself out of the vault and uneven bars finals in Tokyo.

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