Amy Tinkler announces her retirement

Britain's Olympic bronze medalist Amy Tinkler has retired from competitive gymnastics.

The 20-year-old, was Team GB's youngest medallist at the 2016 Games and retires as one of the most successful gymnasts in British history.

Posting on her social media, Amy said: "When one door closes, another one opens.

"Thank you to the gymnastics community, you've been my whole life and this is not goodbye.

"In the short term, I'm excited to try new opportunities, especially in an Olympic year like this one where I know Team GB will again capture the Nation's attention by delivering a fantastic performance in Tokyo."

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