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Surfing makes its Olympic debut at the Tokyo Games

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It was surf's up Sunday for the sport's century-in-the-making Olympic debut.
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USA's William Shaner wins Gold Medal in Men's 10m Air Rifle

USA's William Shaner wins Gold Medal in Men's 10m Air Rifle

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20-year-old William Shaner became the second American to win a gold medal at the 2020 Tokyo Games, winning the mens 10m air rifle event.
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GALLERY: 1st Olympic medals awarded for skateboarding's debut at Tokyo Games

GALLERY: 1st Olympic medals awarded for skateboarding's debut at Tokyo Games

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Skateboarding made its debut as an Olympic sport at the 2020 Tokyo Games. See some of the best images from the men's street competition.
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April Ross, Alix Klineman Win First Match in Tokyo Beach Volleyball

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As beach volleyballs preliminary matches continue at the Tokyo Olympics, American medal contenders April Ross and Alix Klineman won their first match on Saturday night. Ross and Klineman beat Xue Chen and Wang Xinxin in straight sets, 21-17, 21-19.
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Japan's Yuto Horigome Is the New King of Skateboarding After Winning the Sport's First Olympic Gold Medal

Japan's Yuto Horigome Is the New King of Skateboarding After Winning the Sport's First Olympic Gold Medal

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Skateboarding has a new king, and Japan has another fine reason to cheer these troubled Olympics. Yuto Horigome , 22, who served notice that he was a gold medal threat by winning at the Street Skateboarding World Championships in June, earned the sport's first Olympic gold medal in the sweaty heat on Sunday at Tokyo's Ariake Urban Park.
When skating during his runs, Horigome almost looks effortless: Was he really trying? Falls in the finals didn't phase him. After putting in middling initial runs in the finals, he landed four monster tricks. And, when he knew he had the gold wrapped up, he...
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Surfing makes long-awaited Olympics debut at Tokyo 2020

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Brazil's Italo Ferreira and the US's Carissa Moore emerge victorious in the first surfing heats at the Tokyo Games.
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