One Greek athlete expelled from Olympics for doping

Aug 09, 2016, 00:15

Ginny Thrasher, a 19-year old from the University of West Virginia, took the first of the more than 300 gold medals that will be awarded at the Olympics in Brazil, winning the 10-meter air rifle on Saturday.

The men's 200 meter freestyle finals are slated for 10:21 p.m. after semifinals Sunday.

Brooks returned to the 2016 Olympics as team captain and will compete in all six all-around events. Only two women from a country can advance to the individual all-around final later this week.

US swimmer Katie Ledecky smashed her own world record as she easily won the 400-meter freestyle on Sunday, capturing the first of what's expected to be multiple gold medals.

American Katie Ledecky crushed her own world record in the 400 freestyle Sunday night, touching almost 5 seconds ahead of her closest pursuer, and now focuses on the women's 200 meter freestyle.

Indian women archery team enters pre-quarters at Olympics
But when it really mattered, Deepika Kumari failed to step up to the plate and fired an arrow that could only fetch 8 points. Bombayla then shot an 8, Laxmirani got a 7 and Deepika followed it up with a 9 to accumulate 24 points.

India will be looking for multiple medals, hopefully multiple gold medals. She will also compete in the three-position shooting on August 11.

Each day we'll narrow down the Olympic schedule for you and provide a guide to what you should be watching from Rio.

The first gold medal of the Games will be awarded to the victor of the women's 10m air rifle event.

Young Dipa Karmakar created history on being the first Indian gymnast to feature at the Olympic Games.

The website gives you different options to watch the men's 100m breaststroke finals live stream either on your desktop, tablet or Smartphone device.

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For example, if your laptop does not have a webcam, then you can't take advantage of Windows 10's biometric feature. After availing the Windows 10 Anniversary Update, the "Wi-Fi Sense" will be taken away.

"We were caught like sardines in the bus and there are huge queues here", said Adriana Barbosa who travelled to Rio de Janeiro from Sao Paulo for the weekend. A strong Dutch squad includes reigning gold medalist Marianne Vos and Anna Van Der Breggen; Americans Evelyn Stevens and Kristin Armstrong, British star Lizzie Armitstead and Poland's Katarzyna Niewiadoma are also in the field.

They will be tackling a slightly shorter version of the men's course, which featured some hairpin turns that were so tight TV cameras on motorbikes could not keep track of all the athletes.

Men's and women's beach volleyball preliminaries run through the day after opening rounds Saturday.

The U.S. has won 10 consecutive world and Olympic titles in the women's eight since 2006, a dynasty that is unmatched in most team sports. This event will be taped, you can watch live starting at 3:00 p.m. ET on NBCOlympics.com.

Phil Cheetham, senior sport technologist for the U.S. Olympic Committee, says the program's immediate feedback "is proven to help you improve technique much more quickly".

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What's also interesting is that Benedict Cumberbatch seems to be the flawless man for the role. Ragnarok will mark the return of both Thor and Hulk, who were absent in Civil War .

This story has been corrected to show that Rafael Nadal won gold in 2008, not Andy Murray.

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