Less than a month into her return to
competition after an almost two-year break, Biles looked like
she had never been away.
She recorded the highest score in all four disciplines -- the
floor routine, balance beam, uneven bars and vault -- to head
defending champion Morgan Hurd on 57.000 points.
The 21-year-old Biles has her sights set on more Olympic glory
in Tokyo in 2020 after she claimed four gold medals in Rio in
The second and final night of the women's championship will be
held on Sunday.
The titles are being held in the wake of Biles' revelation in
January that she was among dozens of gymnasts sexually abused by
former Gymnastics USA team doctor Larry Nassar.
Nassar in February was given what amounts to a life sentence for
(Reporting by Andrew Both in Cary, North Carolina; editing by
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