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Rio 2016 | Deepika Kumari blames wind for poor show

They reached the quarter-finals of the tournament. Earlier, the team had faced tough opposition from Colombia in the 1/8 elimination round of the women's recurve archery event, but eventually came out on top to set up last eight clash with Russian Federation.


Shooting: Australia's Skinner wins gold in women's trap

Shooting: Australia's Skinner wins gold in women's trap

Having been selected for the New Zealand squad she was then unceremoniously removed after one of her countrymen, rifleman Ryan Taylor, successfully challenged her place. Cogdell, a three-time Olympian, took her second Olympic bronze medal by besting Spain's Fatima Galvez in a shoot-off, after each woman shot 13 of their 15 targets for the medal.


Froome to take chances in Rio road race lottery

Froome to take chances in Rio road race lottery

The three-time Tour de France champion, seeking to match Sir Bradley Wiggins' feat of winning the Tour and Olympic gold in the same year, was unaware his named was being called over the public address system prior to the start at Copacabana beach.



Two Olympic charts that should scare the bejeezus out of NBC

ET will be heats for multiple events that will set up the medal races at night. In addition to the NBC network , various Olympics events will be broadcast on the NBCUniversal pay channels USA, Bravo, CNBC, MSNBC, and NBCSN. It will come as no surprise to Olympic viewers that John Williams' " Olympic Fanfare and Theme " is again anchoring NBC's coverage, just like the familiar face of Bob Costas.


Best, Worst Uniforms From 2016 Olympic Opening Ceremony

Best, Worst Uniforms From 2016 Olympic Opening Ceremony

Brazilian star musicians Anitta, Caetano Veloso and Gilberto Gil headlined the show, with Tom Brady's wife, supermodel Gisele Bundchen, making a guest appearance, strutting down the "runway". We welcome to you to Rio, the Olympic city. Promises to clean up Rio's filthy waters remained unfulfilled. About an Olympics in which the flame relay suffered through any number of glitches, including when a soldier shot to death a real-life jaguar - the mascot of the Brazilian Olympic Committee - ...



Mets acquire NL RBIs leader Jay Bruce from Reds

Certain options for the Mets include offering Walker a qualifying offer and trying to re-sign him, retaining Jose Reyes and moving him to second base or moving Wilmer Flores to second and keeping Asdrubal Cabrera at shortstop so David Wright can return and play third base.