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Live Swimming Results: Race Times, Medal Count and Highlights

Live Swimming Results: Race Times, Medal Count and Highlights Live Swimming Results: Race Times, Medal Count and Highlights Current time in Tokyo: July 31, 12:00 p.m. Key Updates: July 30, 2021, 10:53 p.m. ET July 30, 2021, 10:53 p.m. ET Britain won the mixed medley relay, a new event. July 30, 2021, 10:44 p.m. ET July 30, 2021, 10:44 p.m. …

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Mets Acquire Javier Baez in Trade With Cubs

Mets Acquire Javier Baez in Trade With Cubs

Mets Acquire Javier Baez in Trade With Cubs Mets Acquire Javier Baez in Trade With Cubs The Mets arrived at Friday’s trade deadline with an offense that averaged just 3.85 runs per game. Only two teams were worse: the Texas Rangers and the Pittsburgh Pirates, and both of them are in last place in their divisions. The Mets, of course, …

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Oklahoma and Texas to Join SEC and Add to a Juggernaut

Oklahoma and Texas to Join SEC and Add to a Juggernaut

Oklahoma and Texas to Join SEC and Add to a Juggernaut Oklahoma and Texas to Join SEC and Add to a Juggernaut Although Oklahoma has not won a national championship in football since the 2000 season, it has reached the College Football Playoff four times since 2015. Its men’s and women’s gymnastics programs are some of the country’s most formidable, …

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Olympic Soccer Live Updates: U.S. Women’s Team Leads Netherlands

Olympic Soccer Live Updates: U.S. Women’s Team Leads Netherlands Olympic Soccer Live Updates: U.S. Women’s Team Leads Netherlands Current time in Tokyo: July 30, 8:55 p.m. United States 2, Netherlands 1 July 30, 2021, 7:43 a.m. ET July 30, 2021, 7:43 a.m. ET Carli Lloyd goes for a header during the first half.Credit…Chang W. Lee/The New York Times The energy …

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You know it’s hot at the Olympics when they have to cool off the sand.

You know it’s hot at the Olympics when they have to cool off the sand.

You know it’s hot at the Olympics when they have to cool off the sand. You know it’s hot at the Olympics when they have to cool off the sand. Fifty-seven years ago, when the Summer Games were last held in Tokyo, the average high temperature was about 68 degrees Fahrenheit, and the warmest day was 74. But the 1964 …

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Olympics: Live Results, Swimming, and Medals in Tokyo

Olympics: Live Results, Swimming, and Medals in Tokyo Olympics: Live Results, Swimming, and Medals in Tokyo Current time in Tokyo: July 30, 10:27 a.m. Here’s what you need to know: The track at the Olympic Stadium was washed down earlier this week in preparation for the events in Tokyo.Credit…Agence France-Presse — Getty Images TOKYO — It never quite feels like …

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Why the Tokyo Heat May Help Olympic Sprinters

Why the Tokyo Heat May Help Olympic Sprinters

Why the Tokyo Heat May Help Olympic Sprinters Why the Tokyo Heat May Help Olympic Sprinters Hot, humid air is also less dense than colder air and slightly reduces drag. This helps explain baseballs traveling farther when hit in hotter weather. As the temperature rises, gas molecules in the air move faster and farther apart, lowering resistance to moving objects. …

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Rebeca Andrade First Brazilian to Win an Olympic Medal in Women’s Gymnastics

Rebeca Andrade First Brazilian to Win an Olympic Medal in Women’s Gymnastics

Rebeca Andrade First Brazilian to Win an Olympic Medal in Women’s Gymnastics Rebeca Andrade First Brazilian to Win an Olympic Medal in Women’s Gymnastics At the beginning of June, Rebeca Andrade did not know if she would even qualify for the Olympic Games. On Thursday, the 22-year-old gymnast won the silver medal in the all-around, making her the first Brazilian …

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Simone Biles Receives Support From Gymnasts Who Know the Risks of the Sport

Simone Biles Receives Support From Gymnasts Who Know the Risks of the Sport

Simone Biles Receives Support From Gymnasts Who Know the Risks of the Sport Simone Biles Receives Support From Gymnasts Who Know the Risks of the Sport Before Elena Mukhina broke her neck doing the Thomas salto, a skill so dangerous it is now banned, she told her coach she was going to break her neck doing the Thomas salto. But …

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Olympics Live: Pole Vaulter Sam Kendricks Tests Positive; Australia’s Track Team in Isolation

Olympics Live: Pole Vaulter Sam Kendricks Tests Positive; Australia’s Track Team in Isolation Olympics Live: Pole Vaulter Sam Kendricks Tests Positive; Australia’s Track Team in Isolation Current time in Tokyo: July 29, 2:55 p.m. Here’s what you need to know: Credit…Christine Olsson/Agence France-Presse — Getty Images TOKYO — Sam Kendricks, the reigning world champion in the men’s pole vault, was …

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