IOC chief Thomas Bach believes US superstar Simone Biles has shown "Olympic spirit at its best" by cheering on her fellow gymnasts..
German fencer and sports official, president of the IOC
Thomas Bach is a German lawyer, former Olympic fencer and Olympic Gold Medalist who serves as the ninth and current president of the International Olympic Committee. He is also a former member of the German Olympic Sports Confederation executive board. Bach is the first ever Olympic Champion to be elected President of the IOC.