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Weekend Sports Lineup: US Gymnastics Championships, NFL Preseason

(CNN) – Simone Biles is tougher than nails.

Arguably the best gymnast in history, Biles, 22, takes center stage this weekend, competing at the US Championships in Kansas City, Missouri. And she has showed up with swagger, wearing a leotard with a goat — as in greatest of all time — on it.

Biles, 22, is undefeated in all-around competitions for more than six years and is the only woman to win four all-around titles at the world championships. Oh yeah, and she dominated the Olympics in Rio; Tokyo is less than a year away.

Her strength is evident with her words and actions as well. In January, she revealed she is a Larry Nassar survivor, and on Wednesday, she ripped the organization she competes for, saying of USA Gymnastics: “You had one job. You literally had one job and you couldn’t protect us.”

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