China's elite weightlifter Long Qingquan finished an outstanding Olympic gold double when he claimed the men's 56kg event at the ongoing Rio Games on Sunday. I am really proud. I came to this competition with two dreams: "to win the competition and break the world record and I did both", said the 25-year-old Long.
The only difference for women's events is that they have an 800-meter freestyle event instead of 1500 meters. The men's team finals start at 4 p.m. Day two of the Rio Games proved a breeze for the Chinese shooters, who won yet another gold medal in the women's air pistol. Viewers can also watch CBC's live streaming coverage at cbc.ca/olympics , on CBC's app for Rio 2016 for iOS and Android devices and in virtual reality using the CBC Olympic Games Virtual Reality app .
The Bears aren't blaming grass at Soldier Field for Hroniss Grasu's injury. Grasu suffered the injury on a non-contact play. He was hurt Saturday on the 11th snap taken by the first-string offense in its live-tackling scrimmage against the second-string defense.
Fireworks light up the sky around the Marcana stadium . The Christ the Redeemer statue and Sugar Loaf mountain stand as the sun rises in Rio de Janeiro , Brazil, Thursday, Aug. While it escaped a blanket ban, Russian Federation is paying the price in the shape of a smaller team, whittled down from a 389 athletes to around 270.
I kind of peeked in, I was like, 'Oh, he's going.' And then I just threw it. "Every pitch was in the right spot". It was the capper on a game where the Tigers had gotten ahead midway through, then clung to the lead with the Mets trying to chip away late.
France (LIVE). On Aug. 8 , the US men's gymnastics team will compete in the team final, while the women's team will have their shot at gold the next night on Aug. Women's Handball - Spain vs. Romania. Olympics: Canoe/kayak, WMC Channel 5, 11:35 p.m. If that's not enough for you and you want to see some podium action, there will be further medals won before the day is done in Swimming , Women's Weightlifting , Women's Fencing , Men and Women's Judo and men's Archery .