Martha Karolyi said five words to Simone Biles as she draped yet another medal around the neck of the 4-foot, 8-inch dynamo on Saturday night. “That’s the Simone I know,” the longtime U.S. national team coordinator said. One could disagree.
Biles’ own assessment was that her performance on the second and final night of the P&G Championships was better than she’s ever known. “So far, in my life, yes,” Biles said. “Hopefully, it will get better.” Biles recorded her best-ever scores at a P&G Championships on three of four events to run away with her third straight U.S. all-around title. “I just keep surprising myself, I guess,” she said