Canada's semifinal win over the US in the women's soccer competition at Tokyo2020 means midfielder Quinn has become the first openly trans and non-binary athlete guaranteed to win a medal at an Olympic Games
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Simone Biles to take part in Tuesday’s balance beam finalFrom CNN's Aleks Klosok in LondonSimone Biles is pictured competing on balance beam on July 25. Jamie Squire/Getty ImagesUS gymnastwill take part in Tuesday’s balance beam final, USA Gymnastics confirmed in a tweet on Monday.
Atweetfrom the organization read: “We are so excited to confirm that you will see two U.S. athletes in the balance beam final tomorrow - Suni Lee AND Simone Biles!! Can’t wait to watch you both!”Biles participated in gymnastics qualifications on July 25 and then completed the United States’ vault rotation in the women’s team final on July 27 before withdrawing from competition, citing mental health concerns.
Biles did earn a silver medal as part of the US team’s second place finish in the team final.The 24-year-old, who won four golds in the 2016 Rio Olympics, subsequently withdrew from four individual finals at the Tokyo Games -- the all-around, vault, uneven bars and floor. headtopics.com
Tuesday’s balance beam will be her last opportunity to secure an individual medal at the Tokyo 2020 Olympics. Read more: CNN »
Gavin Newsom holds onto his job as California governor, CNN projects
California's Democratic Gov. Gavin Newsom has defeated the effort to remove him from office, according to a projection from the CNN Decision Desk, capping off a recall effort that was born in partisan anger over his pandemic response but ended with a vote of confidence in his strategy to combat it.
Hahaha good! He gave out autographed fruitcakes after the game. Who cares.
Athletics-Camacho-Quinn wins 100m hurdles semi in Olympic record, Harrison also advancesPuerto Rico's Jasmine Camacho-Quinn won her 100 metre hurdles semi-final in an Olympic record 12.26 seconds at Tokyo's Olympic Stadium on Sunday.
Jasmine Camacho-Quinn smashes 100m hurdles Olympic record in semi-finalThe Puerto Rico athlete set a time of 12.26 seconds, beating the previous record set at the 2012 games in London.
Here's what Olympic events to watch on SaturdayAs the 2020 Tokyo Olympic Games get into the second weekend of competition, medals will be awarded in swimming, fencing, judo and tennis, to name a few.
Tokyo Olympics live updates: USWNT faces Canada in soccer semifinal, win would guarantee medalThe USWNT has one more game between it and a guaranteed Olympic medal in Tokyo, and its semifinal opponent is a familiar one. Catch up on the latest from the Tokyo Olympics. 📝Tokyo Olympics live updates: 🥇Schedule and results: 📲Sign up for Olympic text alerts: 📰Sign up for our Olympic newsletter to get exclusive insight: ♥️ So well known. Like your hair.
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U.S. Swimming Tops the Medal Table, but With Fewer GoldsTeam USA swimmers will again return home with more medals than anyone else. Fewer of them are gold than in 2016. this is terrible news