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Shi Tingmao.

Shi Tingmao of China completes Olympic 3-meter diving sweep

Shi Tingmao of China won the women’s 3-meter springboard title on Sunday, earning her second diving gold medal of the Tokyo Olympics. 13 minutes ago

Xander Shauffele of United States.

Xander Schauffele with 2 clutch putts gives US gold in gold

Right when it looked as though Xander Schauffele had lost his grip on an Olympic gold medal, he delivered two clutch putts Sunday for a one-shot victory in the men’s golf competition. 19 minutes ago

Charlotte Worthington of Team Great Britain competes in the during the Women's Park Final of the BMX Freestyle.

Brit Worthington knocks off three-time world champ in BMX freestyle Olympic debut

BMX racing, freestyle’s cousin, has been in the Olympics since the 2008 Beijing Games. Freestyle continued soaring until it had to be included, too.

Simone Biles has not competed in Tokyo since departing one event into the women's team competition, pulling out of both it and three individual events.

Simone Biles pulls out of floor exercise final

Biles remains in the competition for the balance beam, with a decision on her participation in the last individual event final likely on Sunday night.

Triston Casas rounds the basses after hitting a two-run home run in Team USA's win over South Korea.

Nick Martínez, Triston Casas keep US baseball unbeaten with win over South Korea

Martinez, who plays in Japan, allowed one run and four hits over five innings, and Red Sox prospect Casas belted a two-run home run in the win.

Kelly Claes of Team USA reacts to a loss to Team Canada in the women's beach volleyball round of 16.

Americans Sarah Sponcil, Kelly Claes out after falling to Canada in Olympic beach volleyball

Bolstered by a big comeback, and despite some confusion during a late challenge, Heather Bansley and Brandie Wilkerson knocked off the Americans.

Rays 9, Red Sox 5
Wander Franco tore up the Red Sox for the second straight night, going 2 for 4 with a pair of RBIs. He has nine total bases and has knocked in four in Tampa's back-to-back wins in the series at Tropicana Field.

Rays dump Red Sox again, and Xander Bogaerts declares ‘we need a win tomorrow’

The Rays picked up their fourth straight win over the Sox, and retook first place in the AL East, on the strength of an overpowering lineup that’s scored 30 runs in its past three games.

Caeleb Dressel added two more gold medals Sunday, giving the American five total for the Tokyo Games.

A high five for Caeleb Dressel, who adds Olympic golds in 50-meter freestyle, 4x100 medley relay to his Tokyo haul

Dressel became the fourth American, and just the fifth swimmer ever, to win at least five golds in a single Olympic Games.