Larry Nassar

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Dr Richard Strauss was found to have sexually assaulted more than 170 Ohio State athletes, male and female, over a 20 year period during his time as chief doctor. Photo: Angie Wang/AP Photo

One student at Ohio State University reported to Dr Richard Strauss’s office complaining of a sore throat. The sports department physician then spent (...)

Simone Biles is set to retire after the 2020 Tokyo Olympics. Photograph: Toshifumi Kitamura/AFP/Getty

Simone Biles has revealed the painful cost of gymnastics greatness will contribute towards making next year’s Tokyo Olympics her last. The 22-year-ol(...)

Former Michigan State University and USA Gymnastics doctor Larry Nassar: pleaded guilty to molesting women and girls under the guise it was treatment.  Photograph: Rena Laverty/AFP/Getty Images

Michigan State University has announced a $500 million (€424 million) settlement with more than 300 women and girls who said they were assaulted by sp(...)

Larry Nassar sits in court listening to victim impact statements before being sentenced by Judge Janice Cunningham at Eaton County Circuit Court in Michigan, US. Photograph: Scott Olson/Getty Images

Former USA Gymnastics doctor Larry Nassar was sentenced to an additional 40 to 125 years in prison in a Michigan courtroom on Monday for sexually abus(...)

Eaton County Sheriffs restrain Randall Margraves after he lunged at Larry Nassar during victim statements at a hearing in the Eaton County Circuit Court in Charlotte, Michigan. Photograph: Rebecca Cook/Reuters

The enraged father of three daughters sexually abused by Larry Nassar lunged at the former USA Gymnastics national team doctor during a sentencing he(...)

Victim Rachael Denhollander speaks at the sentencing hearing for Larry Nassar, a former team USA Gymnastics doctor who pleaded guilty to sexual assault charges. Photograph: Brendan McDermid/Reuters

It began 16 months ago, before Harvey Weinstein and #MeToo and the tipping point of the US’s national reckoning with sexual assault, with an unsolicit(...)

Larry Nassar (right) with his defence lawyer Matt Newberg during the sentencing phase in Ingham County Circuit Court, Michigan, on January 24th, 2018. Photograph: Getty Images

They rose, one by one, to take the stand at a small courthouse in suburban Michigan. In a week-long sentencing hearing more than 150 women told their (...)

Larry Nassar, a former team USA Gymnastics doctor who pleaded guilty to sexual assault charges, is escorted into the courtroom during his sentencing hearing in  Michigan, US, on Wednesday. Photograph: Brendan McDermid/Reuters

The leadership of USA Gymnastics (USAG) remained silent on Friday in the face of pressure from US Olympic Committee officials and others to resign en (...)

Ragan Smith is congratulated by Bela Karolyi during the  2016 US  Olympic Trials. Photograph:  Ezra Shaw/Getty Images

Bela Karolyi is the most successful coach in the history of gymnastics. From Nadia Comaneci at the Montreal Olympics to the USA’s so-called “Magnifice(...)

Kyle Stephens delivers  victim impact testimony during a sentencing hearing for Larry Nassar in Lansing, Michigan. Photograph: Brendan McDermid/Reuters.

One of the victims of USA Gymnastics team physician Larry Nassar, who has pleaded guilty to molesting dozens of girls, has blamed the disgraced doctor(...)

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