• Tom Dean doubles up as Great Britain’s gold rush continues with relay win
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    Tom Dean doubles up as Great Britain’s gold rush continues with relay win

    Dean, Duncan Scott, Matthew Richards and James Guy produced a superb display in Tokyo.

  • Olympics-Swimming-'Small town' girl Titmus wins 200m freestyle thriller
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    Olympics-Swimming-'Small town' girl Titmus wins 200m freestyle thriller

    From growing up in a small town in Tasmania to winning two gold medals at her first Olympic Games, Ariarne Titmus said she has proved anything is possible if you believe in yourself after the Australian took the 200m freestyle title at the Tokyo Olympics. Titmus, dubbed the 'Terminator', accelerated in the final metres to touch just ahead of Hong Kong's Siobhan Haughey and finish far ahead of favourite Katie Ledecky, who she beat for a second time after winning the 400m freestyle on Monday.

  • Olympics-Hockey-Netherlands, Britain breeze to wins in women's hockey in Tokyo
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    Olympics-Hockey-Netherlands, Britain breeze to wins in women's hockey in Tokyo

    The Netherlands secured an easy victory over South Africa in hot, blustery conditions at the Tokyo Olympics on Wednesday, while Britain defeated India. The Dutch women's team led by a goal at half-time, after veteran striker Frederique Matla scored after picking up a pass by Lidewij Welten from the left side of the striking circle.

  • Olympics-Basketball 3x3-At first medal matches, DJ Lass is there to pump up the volume
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    Olympics-Basketball 3x3-At first medal matches, DJ Lass is there to pump up the volume

    When a 3x3 basketball https://fiba3x3.com match goes into sudden death overtime, the haunting beat of Kanye West's "Power" is just the right track to heighten the intensity on the court. At other points in the game, it might be Fat Joe's urban anthem "Lean Back" that hits the right vibe, or a throwback guitar lick from surf rock. Because when 3x3 basketball made its Olympic debut in Tokyo, it came with a soundtrack.