Day 14 of the Tokyo Olympic video games had an early begin with the 50km males’s race stroll, which bought underway earlier than the warmth of the day developed in Japan.
Spherical three of the ladies’s particular person stroke play golf competitors can also be persevering with at Kasumigaseki Nation Membership, the place American Nell Korda held an in a single day lead at 13 beneath par.
The video games can even see the ultimate of the ladies’s soccer competitors, with Sweden taking over Canada for the gold medal.
Within the Olympic stadium, Allyson Felix will go for a tenth Olympic medal, and seventh gold, within the 400m.
Felix Felix is tied with Jamaican sprinter Merlene Ottey as probably the most adorned feminine Olympian in observe and discipline historical past, and with a tenth medal she would additionally tie Carl Lewis as probably the most profitable American athlete.
She has an opportunity to personal that title outright as she additionally goes within the 4x400m relay, with the ultimate taking place on Saturday.
Additionally aiming for gold are the highest American seashore volleyball staff of April Ross and Alix Klineman, who will tackle the Australian staff for the title.
And on the basketball court docket the Crew USA girls’s staff will tackle Serbia for a spot within the gold medal match.
Poland’s Dawid Tomala wins closing ever Olympic 50km race stroll
Tomala took management of the race across the half-way mark and held on to beat Germany’s Jonathan Hilbert who received silver, and Canada’s Evan Dunfee who took bronze.
His successful time was 3:50.08.
Graeme Massie6 August 2021 01:31
Allyson Felix eyes historical past in closing of 400m
She headed to Tokyo on the lookout for her fifth Olympics and desires only one medal to turn into probably the most adorned feminine athlete in Olympic observe and discipline historical past.
And in passing Jamaican sprinter Merlene Ottey, Allyson Felix would additionally tie Carl Lewis for probably the most ever medals by an American observe and discipline athlete.
Felix runs within the closing of the 400m closing on the Olympic stadium on Friday 6 August at 8.35am ET, and will have an opportunity to maneuver previous Lewis within the 4x400m relay closing on Saturday, if the US qualify.
Graeme Massie6 August 2021 01:27