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Olympics Most up-to-date: Camacho-Quinn wins gold in 100m hurdles

Olympics Most up-to-date: Camacho-Quinn wins gold in 100m hurdles

TOKYO (AP) — The Most up-to-date on the Tokyo Olympics, that are taking dwelling under heavy restrictions after a year’s extend thanks to the coronavirus pandemic:


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The U.S. ladies’s volleyball group has misplaced a 2d player to a rolled correct ankle after setter Jordyn Poulter landed on a teammate’s foot.

Poulter went down in the third position of a pool-play match against Italy and is being treated by trainers on the sideline. The injury comes two days after celebrity Jordan Thompson went down with the identical injury against the Russian Olympic Committee.

Thompson is watching the Italy sport from the stands but is hopeful of returning ahead of the pinnacle of the Olympics.



Jasmine Camacho-Quinn of Puerto Rico has won gold in the ladies’s 100-meter hurdles, powering ahead of American Keni Harrison.

That kept the United States out of the win column at the Olympic track meet for but one more session.

Camacho-Quinn finished in 12.37 seconds for a .15 2d win over the sector-legend holder, Harrison. Jamaica’s Megan Tapper finished third.

Puerto Rico, a U.S. territory that competes under its contain flag at the Olympics, has one more track gold medal than the deepest group at the Games, because the meet approaches its midway point.



Miltiadis Tentoglou of Greece has edged Cuba’s Juan Miguel Echevarria for the boys’s lengthy soar gold medal with a winning soar on the closing are attempting.

Tentoglou’s 8.41 meters in the closing spherical equaled Echevarria’s easiest impress but he won on a countback on legend of he had the better of the subsequent-easiest jumps.

Echevarria, jumping closing, misplaced rhythm in his skedaddle-up and stopped ahead of the board, kneeled on the ground and hit the runway with his arms.


U.S. ladies’s volleyball celebrity Jordan Thompson is sitting out the final pool play match against Italy after rolling her correct ankle earlier in the match.

Thompson left Saturday’s match against Russia early after stepping on a teammate’s foot. She missed train on Sunday to get therapy but USA Volleyball says she is anticipated to be ready to come ahead of the pinnacle of the Olympics.

The U.S. is already assured of a dwelling in the quarterfinals and the match against Italy is to determine seeding most efficient.

Thompson got right here into the day tied for the third most points in the match with 66. Annie Drews began in her dwelling.


World champion Sifan Hassan has made an incredible recovery from a fall at the final bell to win her 1,500-meter heat at the Olympics on Monday.

Hassan picked herself up after getting in a tangle with Kenyan runner Edinah Jebitok at the beginning of the closing lap. She sped across the skin of the pack on the relief straight and ended up crossing the line first in 4 minutes, 5.17 seconds to qualify for the semifinals.

It kept alive the Dutch runner’s uncover for a uncommon distance-running treble at the Tokyo Games.

Hassan has qualified to skedaddle in the 5,000-meter final later Monday at the Olympic Stadium, when the ability she expended on that closing-lap plug in the 1,500 heats also can settle on up with her.

She’s anticipated to warfare with two-time world champion Hellen Obiri of Kenya for the 5,000 gold.



April Ross and Alix Klineman contain superior to the quarterfinals of the Olympic seaside volleyball match.

The American “A-Group” beat Cuba 21-17, 21-15 on Monday. The win got right here a day after two diversified U.S. teams had been ousted in the main knockout spherical.

After taking the main position, Ross and Klineman misplaced the main four points in the 2d. Cuba’s Lidy Echeverria and Leila Martinez led 9-7 when Echeverria changed into listless to stand up after a collision at the online. The Individuals took the point, and went on to win the 2d position as correctly.


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Olympics Most up-to-date: Camacho-Quinn wins gold in 100m hurdles – Associated Press