#Olympics 2020 medals


The latest on the Tokyo Olympics

Breaking: Simone Biles drops out of individual all-around competition. US gymnastics superstar Simone Biles has withdrawn from the individual all-around competition to prioritize her well-being, USA Gymnastics said. The organization said it "wholeheartedly supports her decision." Biles, one of the greatest gymnasts of all time, was a favorite to take...
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Tokyo 2020 Olympics: men’s golf begins, heat forces tennis change – live!

While we’re on the subject of golf, I was intrigued by this nugget of info from Martin’s daily briefing email:. “Golf was part of the programme at both the Paris 1900 and St Louis 1904 Games. The 1900 competition in particular was strikingly odd, with competitors not realising it was part of the Olympic programme. The winner of the women’s event, Margaret Abbott, died without ever realising that she was an Olympic champion.”
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Why Olympians shouldn’t bite their medals

They might be hungry for the gold, but Olympic athletes should avoid chomping down on their medals — which are made from recycled cell phones and other electronic devices, organizers for Tokyo 2020 recently joked in a tweet. “We just want to officially confirm that the #Tokyo2020 medals are not...

USA at Tokyo Olympics 2021 live updates: Caeleb Dressel 100m swimming, medal count, results, today 29 July

- Gymnastics: women’s all-around final, 6:50am Thurs. - Judo | Women’s -78kg final, men’s -100kg final. - Rowing | Finals: men’s pair, women’s pair, men’s double sculls, women’s double sculls. - Shooting | Trap women’s final, trap men’s final. - Swimming | Finals: men’s 800m freestyle, men’s 200m breaststroke, women’s...

Olympic Medal Count: See Who Has Won the Most Gold and Overall

The United States has reclaimed its spot atop the medal throne after four days of competition in the Tokyo Olympics. Team USA leads the 2021 Olympics with 25 overall medals -- nine gold medals, eight silver and eight bronze. Medal counts for other countries. China, which has 21 medals overall,...

Tokyo Olympics: Simone Biles’s brilliance cannot be quantified by gold medals

There has been a rumour doing the rounds in Tokyo. The kind passed along in hushed tones and dismissed immediately by the listener, who goes on to swill that around before passing it on to the next close contact.Simone Biles, you see, is not perfect. In her first appearance at these Olympics on Sunday, she stuttered. There was bounding out of the competition area of the floor after an overzealous tumble. Stepping off the mat following her vault. Needing three attempts to find her feet as she dismounted from the beam.“Simone took three big steps on the beam dismount,...

MEDAL COUNT: Who’s topping the table in the Tokyo Olympics?

TOKYO (KXAN) — Over the course of the 2020 Olympic Games, at least 1,017 medals* will be awarded in 339 different events (*at least, because multiple medals may be awarded in the case of a tie, and of course some events are team-based). KXAN is keeping track of the medal...

The latest on the Tokyo Olympics

Tokyo adds record number of new Covid-19 cases amid Olympic Games. Tokyo has reported its highest-ever increase of new Covid-19 cases since the pandemic began, adding 2,848 new cases on Tuesday. The capital’s previous daily record of new cases was reported on January 7, with 2,520 new cases, according to...

Here's who won gold medals at the Tokyo Olympics on Wednesday

(CNN) — Twenty-three gold medals were won. Here's a breakdown of who's taking home the gold:. Women's Individual Time Trial: Annemiek van Vleuten, Netherlands. Men's Individual Time Trial: Primoz Roglic, Slovenia. Diving. Men's Synchronised 3m Springboard: Wang Zongyuan/Xie Siyi, China. Equestrian. Dressage Individual Grand Prix Freestyle: Germany. Fencing. Men's Sabre...

July 25 Tokyo 2020 Olympics news and results

The United States has won the gold medal in the men’s 4x100m freestyle relay at the Tokyo Olympics with a winning time of 3:08.97. It’s the fifth gold medal for the US at the Games and 12th medal overall. Italy finished second for the silver medal with a time of...

Tokyo Summer Olympics Medal Count

With the assistance of: Julian Burgess, Brittany Harris, Alexander McIntyre and Stephanie Davidson. * Due to sanctions for doping, Russia was banned from competing and its athletes will compete under the acronym “ROC.”. Sources: International Olympic Committee; The Olympian Database.