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Tokyo Summer Olympics 2021: Day 4 Winners and Losers

23 hours ago   |   Bleacher Report

As competition favorites lost, struggled or withdrew, Day 4 of the Tokyo Olympics will be remembered as a stunning moment. Japanese tennis star Naomi Osaka lost, and China...
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Naomi Osaka makes her return in Tokyo Olympics tennis opener

Naomi Osaka makes her return in Tokyo Olympics tennis opener

3 days ago   |   WESH

The Japanese superstar who lit the Olympic cauldron defeated 52nd-ranked Zheng Saisai of China on Sunday in her first match in nearly two months.
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Ash Barty knocked out of Tokyo Olympics in first-round women's tennis upset

Ash Barty knocked out of Tokyo Olympics in first-round women's tennis upset

3 days ago   |   Sporting News   |   2 articles

Barty lost to the world's 48th-ranked player, Sara Sorribes Tormo of Spain.
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The World's Top Female Tennis Player Is Eliminated In Her First Singles Olympic Match

The World's Top Female Tennis Player Is Eliminated In Her First Singles Olympic Match

3 days ago   |   NPR   |   2 articles

It was a stunning upset. Underdog Sara Sorribes Tormo, from Spain, beat Australia's Ash Barty in straight sets. Barty won Wimbledon just two weeks ago.
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'There's no circulation of the air': Heat becomes concern at Olympic tennis venue

'There's no circulation of the air': Heat becomes concern at Olympic tennis venue

3 days ago   |   KCCI

Saturday's heat index in Tokyo made it feel more than 100 degrees as tennis matches got started.
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Naomi Osaka: Boyfriend, Parents, and Lifestyle of Japanese Olympic Tennis Player

3 days ago   |   Newsweek

Naomi Osaka will hit the Olympic court in a matter of days. Born to a Japanese mother and a Haitian father, Osaka has become a global tennis icon.
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Russian star Daniil Medvedev blasts Olympics tennis tournament a ‘joke' as players grapple with sweltering conditions in Japan

Russian star Daniil Medvedev blasts Olympics tennis tournament a ‘joke' as players grapple with sweltering conditions in Japan

4 days ago   |   RT

Daniil Medvedev, the world's second-ranked men's tennis player, has hit out at organizers of the Olympic tennis tournament, with players being forced to contend with sweltering...
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Novak Djokovic, Andy Murray Among Winners in First Tokyo Olympic Tennis Matches

4 days ago   |   Comcast SportsNet Baltimore

The massive field of tennis players at the Tokyo Olympics got their first taste of action when matches began on Friday.
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Novak Djokovic Could Close In On A Historic 'Golden Slam' At The Olympics

Novak Djokovic Could Close In On A Historic 'Golden Slam' At The Olympics

4 days ago   |   NPR

The Serbian tennis star is aiming for a "golden slam" - meaning winning all four major tournaments and an Olympic gold medal in a single year. No male tennis player has ever...
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Grasping for air: Heat a major issue at Olympic tennis venue

Grasping for air: Heat a major issue at Olympic tennis venue

4 days ago   |   Saint Louis Today

TOKYO - French Open finalist Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova grasped for an air tube during a medical timeout and grew frustrated at the lack of ice in a court-side container.
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FHP: 77-year-old bicyclist killed after being hit from behind by car in Oviedo

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Silver Alert declared for missing 82-year-old Indiana man

Silver Alert declared for missing 82-year-old Indiana man

The Huntingburg Police Department is investigating the disappearance of Raymond Underwood, an 82-year-old white male, 5 feet 11 inches tall, 185 pounds, gray hair with brown... Read more ...

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DOC says Linn County inmate escaped work release

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Catherine Oxenberg feared daughter had suicide pact with NXIVM sex cult

"Dynasty" actress Catherine Oxenberg reveals how she wrested her daughter India away from the clutches of Keith Raniere's sex slave group NXIVM. Read more ...

Biden spending over $2B to halt border wall construction amid migrant crisis

Biden spending over $2B to halt border wall construction amid migrant crisis

A GOP report issued found that at least 20 percent of the $10 billion received by the Pentagon for border wall construction has been spent on guarding construction sides and... Read more ...

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Conservative talk show host Larry Elder leads in crowded California guv recall race

Larry Elder polled at 16 percent while Caitlyn Jenner has 4 percent of backers. While Gov. Gavin Newsom still has 48 percent of support, 43 percent of people polled said they'd... Read more ...

At march for slain National Guard member, family cries out for justice

The family of slain 19-year-old Chrys Carvajal took to the streets Saturday, chanting and asking the community to come forward with tips on who fatally shot the National Guard... Read more ...

No bail for man accused of killing witness in a murder case

A West Humboldt Park man accused of killing a witness set to testify in a murder case was denied bail during a hearing broadcast on You Tube /on/ Saturday. Read more ...

Baltimore firefighter undergoes surgery after falling through floor, union says

The cause of the Penn North fire is under investigation, the fire department said. Read more ...