Simone Biles and the U.S. Women’s Gymnastics Team Have an Off Day (For Them)

Current time in Tokyo: July 25, 8:13 p.m.

July 25, 2021, 6:26 a.m. ET

July 25, 2021, 6:26 a.m. ET

TOKYO — Simone Biles rolled her eyes. She shrugged her shoulders. She scrunched up her face and winced.

One look at her revealed all that you needed to know about how the U.S. women’s team fared on Sunday during qualifying at the Tokyo Games. And none of it was good for the team that had dominated the sport for more than a decade.

With uncharacteristic mistakes, including many by Biles, the best gymnast in history, the United States team finished behind Russia in qualifying, with two of

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