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Simone Biles
The greatest women’s gymnast of her generation, Biles returned to action after a 14-month break following the Rio Olympics and won a record fourth All-around World Championship gold medal in November – the first woman to achieve this. She also won three gold medals in Vault, Floor and Team, silver in Uneven Bars and bronze on Beam. At just 21, she has a record 14 career world titles.
Simone Biles | Laureus
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