Live Updates: The Tokyo Olympics : NPR

Katie Ledecky has won her first gold of the Tokyo Olympics, in the 1,500 meter freestyle race. Ledecky smacked the water down in celebration at the end of the arduous swim, and hugged her teammate Erica Sullivan, who took silver. The biggest star of U.S. swimming has not had the start to these Olympics that […]

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Live Updates: The Tokyo Olympics : NPR

Hidilyn Diaz of the Philippines lifts weights during a training session on May 21 in the Malaysian city of Malacca. She had been stuck in Malaysia because of the pandemic. Mohd Rasfan/AFP via Getty Images hide caption toggle caption Mohd Rasfan/AFP via Getty Images Hidilyn Diaz of the Philippines lifts weights during a training session […]

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Carissa Moore from the U.S. performs on the wave during the gold medal heat in the women’s surfing competition at the Summer Olympics on Tuesday in Ichinomiya, Japan. Francisco Seco/AP hide caption toggle caption Francisco Seco/AP Carissa Moore from the U.S. performs on the wave during the gold medal heat in the women’s surfing competition […]

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Tom Daley, left, and Matty Lee celebrate their win in the men’s synchronized 10m platform final on day three of the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games. Jean Catuffe/Getty Images hide caption toggle caption Jean Catuffe/Getty Images Tom Daley, left, and Matty Lee celebrate their win in the men’s synchronized 10m platform final on day three of […]

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U.S. player Allisha Gray blocks a shot by Yulia Kozik from Russia on Sunday during a women’s 3-on-3 basketball game at the 2020 Summer Olympics in Tokyo. Jeff Roberson/AP hide caption toggle caption Jeff Roberson/AP U.S. player Allisha Gray blocks a shot by Yulia Kozik from Russia on Sunday during a women’s 3-on-3 basketball game […]

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Simone Biles from the U.S. performs on the vault during the gymnastics women’s team final at the Summer Olympics on Tuesday in Tokyo. Gregory Bull/AP hide caption toggle caption Gregory Bull/AP Simone Biles from the U.S. performs on the vault during the gymnastics women’s team final at the Summer Olympics on Tuesday in Tokyo. Gregory […]

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Gold medal winner Flora Duffy of Bermuda (center) celebrates her win in the triathlon on Tuesday, next to silver medalist Georgia Taylor-Brown of Great Britain. David Goldman/AP hide caption toggle caption David Goldman/AP Gold medal winner Flora Duffy of Bermuda (center) celebrates her win in the triathlon on Tuesday, next to silver medalist Georgia Taylor-Brown […]

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Live Updates: The Tokyo Olympics : NPR

Simone Biles competes in the artistic gymnastics balance beam event of the women’s qualification during the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games at the Ariake Gymnastics Centre in Tokyo. The U.S. will face off with other top qualifiers early Tuesday. Martin Bureau/AFP via Getty Images hide caption toggle caption Martin Bureau/AFP via Getty Images Simone Biles competes […]

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Hidilyn Diaz of Philippines celebrates winning the women’s 55kg weightlifting match at the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games — her country’s first Olympic gold medal. An Lingjun/CHINASPORTS/VCG via Getty Images hide caption toggle caption An Lingjun/CHINASPORTS/VCG via Getty Images Hidilyn Diaz of Philippines celebrates winning the women’s 55kg weightlifting match at the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games […]

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