The ninth day of games at the international level between the last swimming finals and the 100 meters race
Internationally, the day that just ended naturally was marked by the legendary 100m final, with Italian Lamont Marcel Jacobs winning the gold. North American Fred Curley took the silver while Canada’s Andre de Grasse took the bronze. Remember, this was the first final in 20 years that Jamaican athletes had not participated.
In swimming, in the last pool finals, Caleb Dressel won the 50-meter freestyle, breaking the Olympic record, and left Tokyo with five gold medals by winning with the United States in the 4×100 relay, where the four Americans beat the world. register. Robert Fink stunned again and won the 1500m freestyle, also breaking his own personal record and adding another gold medal to the one he won in the 800m freestyle.
On the women’s front, Australian Emma McKeown won the 50m freestyle and also helped Australia win the 4×100 relay, leaving Tokyo with seven medals and becoming the most decorated Olympian in the history of the Oceania nation.
Finally, in gymnastics, Simone Biles confirmed that she will not be present at the floor exercise final, which takes place on Monday morning (Portugal time), and added that she is still considering being at the end of the beam, the last you can participate.
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