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Recap: Women’s handball day one

Brazil defeats Norway, 31-28 The host nation was quick to get the party started on Saturday, stunning the two-time defending gold medalists …

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Men’s field hockey day one recap

India vs. Ireland India defeated Ireland 3-2 in Pool B’s second game of the day, led by Rupinder Pal Singh’s two goals. India tested David H…

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USA’s Carlos Balderas wins first match

Carlos Balderas, the first American boxer to compete at the Rio Olympics, defeated Kazakhstan’s Berik Abdrakhmanov in a close match to move …

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Day 1 fencing recap

Round of 32 Courtney Hurley faced defending gold medalist Yana Shemyakina of the Ukraine. The fencers scored early simultaneous touches and …

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Recap: Olympic boxing on day one

The Olympic boxing tournament is underway featuring the first men’s bouts without headgear since 1980 in Moscow. Britain’s Galal Yafai domin…