Omar McLeod converted his season dominance of the meter hurdles into an Olympic gold medal, a first for Jamaica in the event. Joao Dias, a dentist from the capital city of Brasilia, just shook his head as he filed out of the stadium. Salimi appeared to disagree with the judges' ruling on his first two tries and didn't have the energy to complete the third. The Brazilian pair will move on to face the German team of Laura Ludwig and Kira Walkenhorst in the beach volleyball gold medal match on Wednesday night, with Walsh Jennings and Ross looking to salvage bronze against the other Brazilian team of Larissa Franca and Talita Antunes. Cuban-born Orlando Ortega of Spain took silver in Omar McLeod has won the meter hurdles in The best rock vocalists of all time are the frontmen of our favorite rock bands or those solo artists whose voices are some of the bes
With the Olympics a matter of days away, she added: Where the Brazilians were sharp, the American duo was uncharacteristically shaky, making too many unforced errors and not capitalizing on quality offensive chances like they usually do. She said waiting for the Court of Arbitration for Sport's ruling on her eligibility made for "a really tough and really hard week for me, mentally. The chef de mission for the Vanuatu Olympic team has complained to the Court of Arbitration in Sport over the delay on deciding whether beach volleyball duo Miller Pata and Linline Matauatu can board a plane for Rio or not. Simone Biles wins fifth all-around title Biles, a survivor herself, made a powerful statement with her win Sunday in a teal leotard. When Brazil blocks a big spike, another Rio beach volleyball anthem blares:
Two days in a row, Thiago Braz da Silva was cheered as a Brazilian national hero. Omar McLeod has won the meter hurdles in Lavillenie again paid for it Tuesday. The men's bronze medal team match Wednesday has Germany playing South Korea. Derek Drouin of Canada has won the Olympic men's high jump gold medal after clearing 2. Posted December 20, She said waiting for the Court of Arbitration for Sport's ruling on her eligibility made for "a really tough and really hard week for me, mentally.
Simone Biles wins fifth all-around title Biles, a survivor herself, made a powerful statement with her win Sunday in a teal leotard. Brazil's next indoor men's gold medal came in In reality, that notion isn't far off, especially of late. Orlando Ortega of Spain took silver in The Brazilian and American women also met for bronze in , where Brazil also emerged victorious.