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Olympics 2021 live updates: Sydney McLaughlin breaks own world record, plus more from Tokyo

While the 400-meter hurdles between Sydney McLaughlin and Dalilah Muhammad lived up to the hype, other Americans, like Tamyra Mensah-Stock and Devon Allen, also showed out.

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McLaughlin and Muhammad's duel in the 400m hurdles lived up to the hype

The pair started a new chapter in American track and field.



Simone Biles has changed what it means to be an elite gymnast

While inventing new skills and winning an astonishing number of medals, Biles has also demonstrated a different way to win. She is paving the way for other gymnasts to use their own voices to create change in a sport that desperately needs it.

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Biles discusses her mental health, challenges after winning bronze on beam

In a post-event interview, she said she received an outpouring of messages from mental health advocates.




Dawn Staley on the pressure of Tokyo Games: 'I've had feelings that I've never had before as a head coach'

As the U.S women's Olympic team prepares for the knockout round, Staley shares the challenges that come with the quest for a gold medal.

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Irish influence: Notre Dame's Diggins-Smith, Loyd help fuel Team USA's backcourt

Former Irish stars Skylar Diggins-Smith and Jewell Loyd are making their Olympic debut for Team USA

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