A report by Jeré Longman for The New York Times.
One o’clock arrived. Relatives gathered at a hotel bar to watch Olympic gymnastics on television. So did the first lady of Belize and 11 contestants in the coming Miss Belize pageant, wearing their sashes and carrying tiny flags. But where was Simone Biles?
Phone calls were made. Television channels were changed. Beauty contestants were perplexed. Still no live gymnastics.
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