She is next scheduled compete in the 50-meter freestyle on Saturday, the website says. Controversies over doping overshadowed the build-up to Rio and, far from dying down as events got under way, have flared anew as United States and Australian competitors have branded their Russian and Chinese rivals as drug cheats.
Women's 200M Backstroke FinalMaya DiRado prevented Hungary's Katinka Hosszu from winning her fourth individual gold medal of the 2016 Games by taking home her first individual gold medal of the week. The 25-year-old was so devastated after she failed to qualify that she considered turning her back on the pool for good. "It feels like gold that I'm after her", she said of Ledecky.
Rodriguez drove in a run with a bases-loaded dribbler, capping a three-run rally in the eighth inning that lifted the New York Yankees over the Red Sox 4-2 on Thursday night and sent New York's polarizing designated hitter out of Boston with one last victory.
The Rio Olympics 2016 gold Medalist Ledecky, despite her phenomenal performance in the 400-meter freestyle, remained candid and humble. In 2012, Ledecky, 15, was a relative unknown outside the swimming world when she rocked Olympic trials to win the 800 and then capped it off with a gold-medal performance/dominance in London.
Ozil led the Premier League in assists last season with 19 - one short of Thierry Henry's single season record - while Sanchez was the Gunners' leading scorer in his first season in the Premier League, but struggled with injuries in the previous campaign.
Manchester United striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic was visibly delighted after scoring the victor during Sunday's Community Shield at Wembley. 'It feels good. Just as he did in the club's title-winning campaign, Ranieri says the target for Leicester is retaining its Premier League status. In the second half we pushed a lot and we tried to score.