The latest Olympic news: Naomi Osaka was eliminated by the Tokyo Olympics Japan News
Japanese tennis superstar Naomi Osaka missed the Tokyo Olympics.
The 23-year-old lost 6-1, 6-4 to former French Open finalist Marketa Vondrousova of the Czech Republic in the third round of the game on Tuesday.
At the same time, the US women’s volleyball team let defending gold medalist China lose for the second consecutive game.
The US team won the first set 29-27 on the fourth set, and then won the last two sets 25-22 and 25-21. China is still seeking to win the first set of this game, and was swept by Turkey in the opening game.
Pang Wei and Jiang Ranxin defeated Russian players Artem Chernosov and Vitalina Basarashkina in shooting events, and won the gold medal in the 10-meter air pistol mixed team competition.
The Brazilian men and American women took the lead on the last day of the surfing competition, which was the first Olympic appearance.
After the quarter-finals, Brazilians Gabriel Medina and Italo Ferreira will face home heroes of Japanese hero Igarashi and Australian Owen Wright respectively.
In the women’s competition, American champion Karissa Moore and Japan’s Tsukuki Amuro will face each other in the semifinals. The young American star Caroline Max will face South Africa’s Bianca Butendag.
If weather permits, the final will be held later on Tuesday.
Alaska has an Olympic swimming champion.
The 17-year-old Lydia Jacoby defeated teammate and defending Olympic champion Lilly King in the women’s 100-meter breaststroke, which allowed the US team to win. Jacoby is the first swimmer in the state to be selected for the U.S. Olympic swimming team.
In 1992, the American man lost his first backstroke in the Olympic swimming pool.
The Russian athletes swept the top two in the 100-meter retreat. Yevgeny Lilov won the gold medal in 51.98 seconds, and teammate Kliment Kolesnikov won the silver medal in 52.00. Defending Olympic champion American Ryan Murphy won the bronze medal at 52.19.
Kaylee McKeown (Kaylee McKeown) awarded another swimming gold medal to the Australian woman.
McKean supported her position as the world record holder for the women’s 100m backstroke with a winning time of 57.47 seconds.
In the men’s 200m freestyle competition held at the Tokyo Aquatic Center, the British team led 1-2.
Tom Dean won the gold medal in 1 minute 44.22 seconds, and teammate Duncan Scott won the silver medal in 1:44.26. The bronze medal was won by Fernando Scheffer of Brazil with a score of 1:44.66.
Flora Duffy won the women’s triathlon in the Olympic Games, won Bermuda’s first Olympic gold medal, and the first medal since 1976.
Duffy is a two-time former World Triathlon Series champion. She is participating in her fourth Olympic Games and is one of only two athletes representing Bermuda in Tokyo.