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Great Britain beaten to Olympic men’s 4x100m medley gold by USA world record

Eighth medal means best-ever Olympic swimming result for GB USA’s Caeleb Dressel wins his fifth gold of Tokyo 2020 Duncan Scott became the first British athlete to win four medals at a single Olympics as Team GB celebrated their best swimming haul at a Games. Luke Greenbank, Adam Peaty, James Guy and Scott took silver in the men’s... go to Article >

Tokyo Olympics: Great Britain win 4x100m mixed medley relay gold

129 Days ago News Source: Theguardian.com

British quartet smash world record for fourth swimming gold Seventh medal in total for Team GB in the Tokyo pool Another day, and, pinch yourself, yet another gold for Great Britain at the Tokyo Aquatics Centre. This time it was the quartet of... read more

Laura and Jason Kenny win silver medals in Olympic team cycling finals

126 Days ago News Source: Theguardian.com

Sprinter Jason Kenny becomes most decorated GB Olympian Laura Kenny and British pursuit team beaten by Germany Laura Kenny and Great Britain’s women’s team pursuit squad had to settle for silver as Germany won gold in a world record time Her... read more

Team GB eclipsed by Denmark’s Olympic record in men’s team pursuit

127 Days ago News Source: Theguardian.com

Australia’s Alex Porter sent flying to the deck in crash Team GB men qualify fourth, women go through in second The track cycling at Tokyo 2020 has begun with high drama and world records, as Great Britain were put on notice that their... read more

Team GB men strike Olympic gold in pool again with stunning relay win

132 Days ago News Source: Theguardian.com

Tom Dean and Duncan Scott add to Tuesday’s gold and silver 4x200m gives GB a third swimming gold for first time since 1908 Team GB’s week in the swimming pool just keeps getting better. Their men’s 4x200m relay didn’t just win the event, they... read more

Dressel wins fifth gold as McKeon makes Olympic history

128 Days ago News Source: Timesofmalta.com

Caeleb Dressel banked two more titles to end his Tokyo campaign with five golds Sunday, as Australia’s Emma McKeon became the first female swimmer to win seven medals at a single Olympics. The American machine earned the title of world’s fastest... read more

Adam Peaty wins GB’s first gold at Tokyo 2020 and makes Olympic history

134 Days ago News Source: Theguardian.com

Peaty wins second Olympic gold of career in 100m breaststroke Twenty-six-year old first GB swimmer to retain Olympic title Adam Peaty fulfilled his destiny at the Tokyo Aquatics Centre on Monday, when he won Great Britain’s first gold medal of... read more

Tokyo 2020: the big Olympics quiz

119 Days ago News Source: Theguardian.com

Who cleaned up? Who misfired? Who punched above their weight? Which country won the most medals per capita (they won one medal for every 11,333 people in the country)? San Marino Turkmenistan Burkina Faso Qatar Who won the silver medal in the... read more

Team GB's 8 Amazing Sibling Pairs We're Cheering On in Tokyo

135 Days ago Other Source: Huffingtonpost.co.uk

So, we’re finally feeling mega pumped for the Tokyo Olympic Games after Friday night’s opening ceremony. Though low-key and mostly audience free, it still managed to get the internet all of a chatter – and not just for Team Tonga! Now the sport... read more