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Olympic Gold Medalist Aly Raisman on Simone Biles' Decision

Clip: 07/27/2021 | 3m | Video has closed captioning.

The world’s greatest gymnast, the USA’s Simone Biles, has pulled out of the Olympic team final in Tokyo. The four-time Olympic gold medalist said she has to focus on her mental health. As a former teammate, Aly Raisman knows Biles well, and the six-time Olympic medalist and former USA Gymnastics captain joins the show to reflect on Biles’ decision.

Aired: 07/27/21

Rating: NR

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