The American “A-Team” of April Ross and Alix Klineman have guaranteed themselves at least one more beach volleyball match at the Tokyo Olympics
最新の 東京 オリンピック, コロナウイルスのパンデミックのため、1年遅れて厳しい制限の下で行われています:
The American “A-Team” of April Ross and Alix Klineman have guaranteed themselves at least one more beach volleyball match at the Tokyo Olympics.
アメリカ. women beat スペイン 21-13, 21-16 on Tuesday morning for their second straight win. With one more game in the preliminaries left, they can do no worse than a three-way tie for first, which would be broken during a “lucky loser” matchup after the round-robin.
ロス, a three-time Olympian who has already won silver and bronze, and first-timer Klineman will play the オランダの team of Sanne Keizer and Madelein Meppelink on Friday.
フローラ ダフィー has won the Olympic women’s triathlon, earning Bermuda’s first Olympic gold medal and its first medal of any kind since 1976.
Duffy is a two-time former world triathlon series champion. She’s competing in her fourth Olympics and is one of just two athletes representing バミューダ 東京で.
The start of the race was delayed 15 minutes because of storm conditions around Tokyo Bay. Duffy pumped her arms over her head as she finished the swimming, cycling and running course in 1 時間, 55:36 分.
The 33-year-old Duffy had never finished higher than eighth in her previous three Olympic triathlons. Bermuda hadn’t medaled at the Olympics since boxer Clarence Hill’s bronze in heavyweight boxing in Montreal.
Great Britain’s Georgia Taylor-Brown won the silver medal and American Katie Zaferes won bronze.