PALM DESERT, Aug. 12, 2016 – A big day for American women in Rio, with gold medals from the unstoppable Kayla Harrison in judo, Simone Biles and Aly Raisman going 1-2 in the gymnastics all-around and a stunning tie-for-gold from Simone Manuel in the women’s 100 m freestyle swim.
The Sports Examiner has full coverage of the Games with your guide to Day 7:
- A commentary: At its core, the Olympic Games is a track meet. Let the fun begin!
- Big day for Germany brings them close to the U.S. and China on Day 6, as the U.S. now has 400.5 points in the Games;
- Check out our previews of all 24 Friday finals across over 12 sports, including the start of track & field with three events.
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