Rio de Janeiro, Aug 14: Long distance runner Lalita Babar kept India's hopes alive by qualifying for the women's 3,000 metre Steeplechase finals while rower Dattu Bhokanal topped the Final C to finish 13th overall in another dismal day which saw the women's hockey team's quarter-final dreams dashed by Argentina.
Phelps' 100 meters of butterfly Saturday night as part of the US men's 4x100 medley relay is the last he'll swim at an Olympic Games. On the edge of his chair, fists clenched, mumbling borderline unintelligible words, Michael Phelps' father Fred has watched the Rio Olympics from Baltimore with a newfound sense of emotion.
Their current sequence of ten Tests without a win in Asia since then is their second longest. Lyon added, while acknowledging the sub-continent batsmen, "I have been bowling with a fair few variations where a lot of people aren't going to pick up on that".
Despite promises to restore the colour of the pool at the Maria Lenk Aquatic centre by Wednesday evening, organizers were still trying to adjust its chemical levels, a spokesman for Rio 2016 told a news conference. However, on Friday the pool was closed to training all together so as not to disturb the water and to give it a chance to return to a shade of blue, CNN reports.
No excuses". "They're gonna win a lot of gold medals". Lochte finished fifth, almost 3 seconds behind Phelps. The world's top four players - Jason Day, Dustin Johnson, Jordan Spieth and Rory McIlroy - skipped the Rio Game s because of Zika fears and safety concerns.
Olympics being all about National glory and national pride, this time has a Refugee Team consisting of participants who have no flag, no national anthem to play and no nation wide support. Who is he? Yiech fled civil war in South Sudan to live in a refuge camp in Kenya. James Nyang Chiengjiek: South Sudan, 400m - Just 13-years-old when he left his home, Chiengjiek managed to avoid the fate of South Sudan's child soldiers.