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Lydia Jacoby produced a shock in the women's 100-meter breaststroke, knocking off defending champion and teammate Lilly King. Flora Duffy won Bermuda's first-ever gold medal in the triathlon. Follow DW for the latest.
The US men's basketball team lost its first game at the Olympics since 2004. Japan’s Yuto Horigome claimed the first ever Olympic skateboarding gold, while Germany won it's first Olympic medal. Follow the latest on DW.
A big day in the pool saw Australia's Ariarne Titmus claim gold ahead of rival Katie Ledecky in the 400-meter freestyle. Great Britain's Adam Peaty won gold in the men's 400-meter breaststroke. Follow DW for the latest.
The Japanese government, the Olympic Committee and the local organizers are just hoping they can get through the next two weeks without any more public relations disasters or new COVID-19 cases among the athletes.
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