Gong Lijiao of China wins the women’s shot put title at Tokyo 2020 Olympics, throwing 20.58m. USA’s Raven Saunders was second. See full results.
Jasmine Camacho-Quinn and Keni Harrison will both seek to qualify for the final of the women’s 100m hurdles at Tokyo 2020 here in Japan on Sunday.
Athing Mu and Natoya Goule advanced to the final of the women’s 800m, but Rose Mary Almanza, Halimah Nakaayi and Ajee Wilson all missed out!
You can watch the live streaming coverage of day three on the athletics schedule at the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games. Watch it all live on Peacock and NBC.
News and reports about Trinidad and Tobago athletes Andwuelle Wright and Sparkle Ann McKnight who tested positive for COVID-19 at Tokyo 2020.
Andre De Grasse paced all the 100m qualifiers for the 100m with 9.91 at the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games. Trayvon Bromell only advanced on time.
Elaine Thompson-Herah broke the Olympic record and led a Jamaican 100m sweep. Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce and Shericka Jackson were 2nd and 3rd.
Sydney McLaughlin, Femke Bol and Dalilah Muhammad will all open their Tokyo 2020 women’s 400m hurdles gold medal quest in the heats Saturday.
The men’s 10,000m final results from the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games on Friday, July 30. Selemon Barega won the gold over Joshua Cheptegei.
There are some tasty matchups on the schedule for the women’s 100m semis, with Thompson-Herah vs Asher-Smith among the highlighted clashes.
Selemon Barega defeated Ugandan pre-race favorites Jacob Kiplimo and Joshua Cheptegei to win the men’s 10,000m in 27:43.22.
Karsten Warholm and Rai Benjamin both booked a spot into the men’s 400m hurdles semifinals on Day One at the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games Friday.