TOKYO, Japan (BRPROUD)- It’s day 10 of the Tokyo Olympic Games, entering the last full week of events for this year.
As of now, USA leads with the most total medals, 🥇 China leads with 24 gold medals 🏅.
What to expect Sunday night of the Olympic Games:
- April Ross and Alix Klineman enter beach volleyball’s knockout stage, the U.S. women’s soccer team looks to book a spot in the gold medal match, and Keni Harrison races her first Olympic final.
- On Sunday night, NBC’s primetime presentation of the Tokyo Olympics will feature live beach volleyball alongside coverage of diving, track & field, and gymnastics event finals. The gymnastics finals include Suni Lee on uneven bars, and Jade Carey and MyKayla Skinner on vault.
USA vs. CUB (Men’s)-
Cuba leads with 3:28 left in the match 3-0
End of period 1: 3-0 Cuba
FINAL: 5-0 Cuba
USA vs. TUR (Women’s)
USA leads 4 -0 with 4:30 left in the period
Track and Field
Gabby Thomas (USA) will be making her Olympic debut in the Women’s 200m event
Gabby Thomas finishes 2nd, she qualifies for the semi-finals
Thomas says her mindset is different after making her debut in the Olympics, she says she wants a gold medal, that’s her main focus now.
Gabby Cunningham will run for USA in the 100m hurdles
Cunningham finishes 6th overall, she will qualify for semi-finals with her time
Jenna Prandini (USA) finishes 1st in the Women’s 200m and qualifies for the semi-finals
Two runners representing the USA in the Women’s 100m hurdles finals, Keni Harrison and
Keni Harrison places 2nd and wins the silver medal
Suni Lee (USA) sits in 3rd place for the Women’s Uneven Bars event
Suni Lee takes bronze for the Women’s Uneven Bars
MyKayla Skinner competes in the Vault events. She is expected to take 2nd place
USA loses to Greece 14-5
This continues the losing streak for USA in waterpolo.
Israel vs. Korea
Korea leads 3-0 at the top of the 3rd
USA vs. Italia
Both teams are going back and forth putting points on the board. The game has been relatively close all period long.
USA leads 22 – 13
USA playing without their leading scorer, is making this a close game with Italy.