The Tokyo Olympics swimming occasions ended on Sunday with the US claiming 11 gold medals for the game after swimmers Caeleb Dressel and Robert Finke won their competitions.
Scoring an Olympic file time of 21.07, Dressel, 24, won gold for the lads’s 50-meter freestyle. Florent Manaudou of France earned the silver within the competition with a time of 21.55, and Brazil’s Bruno Fratus got bronze with a time of 21.57.
The U.S. swimmer later returned to swim butterfly for Team USA at some level of the lads’s 4×100-meter medley relay, with Ryan Murphy swimming backstroke, Michael Andrew swimming breaststroke, and Zach Apple swimming freestyle within the anchor home.
Defending the gold title within the relay, Team USA won gold with a world file time of three: 26: 78, helping Dressel make his fifth and final medal for the 2020 video games.
Finke, 21, earned gold on Sunday for the 1500-meter freestyle, ending with a time of 14: 39.65. The opt marked his second gold medal for the Tokyo Olympics after he earned one other at some level of the 800-meter freestyle on July 28.
With seven days left within the video games, gymnastics is soundless heating up, as 24-one year-old MyKayla Skinner took the silver medal within the vault with a rating of 14.916 on Sunday.
Skinner modified Simone Biles within the vault final, who pulled out of the Olympic particular person finals for vault and uneven bars. Biles explained her decision used to be due to suffering with “the twisties,” a condition in which she “actually can now now not portray up from down,” the gymnast acknowledged Friday.
The U.S. has earned 20 gold medals within the video games to this level and stands at No. 2 for the most gold medals as of Sunday, falling on the relieve of China’s depend of 24 gold and true forward of No. 3 Japan, which has 17 gold medals.
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