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Lydia Jacoby: The Rapid Rise from Alaskan Unknown to Gold Medalist

Lydia Jacoby: The Rapid Rise from Alaskan Unknown to Gold Medalist If you say you’d heard of Lydia Jacoby before this past April, at least 90% of you are lying. Don’t even bother claiming you correctly predicted that Jacoby would stun the world and win Olympic gold. Before April, Jacoby’s claim to f...

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Olympics: Day Four Finals Heat Sheets; Ledecky in Two Finals

Olympics: Day Four Finals Heat Sheets; Ledecky in Two Finals The heat sheets have been posted for fourth morning of finals action at the 2021 Olympics. Beginning at 10:30 a.m. Tokyo time Tuesday morning (9:30 p.m. ET/6:30 p.m. PT Monday in the USA), the two-hour session will include five gold-medal ...

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The Week That Was: Olympic Swimming Begins With Amazing Performances

The Week That Was sponsored by Suitmate. This week, the Tokyo Olympics swimming competition finally got underway with four finals Sunday morning (Tokyo time) and another four Monday. Australia and the United States have each captured two gold medals so far. Meanwhile, Carson Foster swam a faster 400...

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Olympics Day 3 Notebook: Critical Stretch Coming for Team USA

Olympics Day 3 Notebook: Critical Stretch Coming for Team USA After every bounce benefitted the United States on day one of the Tokyo Olympic swimming competition, day two brought some less joyful outcomes. Torri Huske barely missed her best time in the 100 butterfly final, but she ended up fourth, ...