What a day of great emotions at the 2021 Tokyo Olympics! Here the medals and the most amazing moments of the day. Athletics, 4x100 men: Italy of 100 Olympic champion Marcell Jacobs won an epic race, beating Great Britain and Canada of super Andre De Grasse!
Athletics, 4x100 women: Jamaica won the gold in the women's 4x100 relay: silver for the USA, bronze for Great Britain. Karate, kumite men: Gianni Busà beats Azerbaijani Rafael Ahgayev 1-0 in the final and wins gold in kumite -75 kg!
Athletics, 20 km women's walk: Antonella Palmisano wins gold in the 20 km women's walk! After the success of Stano among men, Italy also won among women.
What happened Yesterday in Tokyo
Swimming, 10 km men: gold to the German Wellbrock, silver to the Hungarian Rasovszky, bronze to the Italian Paltrinieri.
Canoe, 200 sprint men: Hungarian Tokta wins the gold medal, Italian Rizza in second place. Athletics, 110 hurdles men: Jamaican Parchment wins the gold medal in front of favorite Holloway and the other Jamaican Levy. Athletics, men's shot put: gold medal and Olympic record for the American Crouser with 23.30.
Silver to the other American Kovacs, bronze to the New Zealander Walsh. Athletics, triple jump men: gold to the Portuguese of Cuban origin Pichardo. Silver to the Chinese Zhu, bronze to Zango, an athlete from Burkina Faso, to the first ever medal for his country.
Kayak, 500 women: New Zealander Lisa Carrington wins the gold medal, silver for the Hungarian Csipes and bronze for the Danish Jorgensen. Kayak, 1000 double men: gold went to Australia with Brown and Imrie, silver to Germany with Hoff and Schopf and bronze from the Czech Republic with Dostal and Slouf.
Karate, kumite women: karate finally debuts at the Olympic games! In -55kg women, gold to the Bulgarian Ivet Goranova, silver to the Ukrainian Anzhelika Terliuga, bronze to the Taiwanese Tzuyun Wen and the Austrian Bettina Plank.
Athletics, women's pole vault: USA Katie Nageotte took gold (4.90) on her second attempt. Silver for the Russian Anzhelika Sidorova (4.85) and bronze for the British Holly Bradshaw (4.85). Cycling, omnium men: gold to the British Matthew Walls, silver to the New Zealander Campbell Stewart, bronze to the Italian Elia Viviani.
Athletics, 20 km men walk: Italian Massimo Stano is gold medal ahead of the Japanese Ikeda and Yamanishi, respectively silver and bronze. Boxing, men: Russian Alberto Batyrgaziev won gold in boxing, category 52-57 kg men. In the final, he beat the American Duke Ragan, silver medal.
Cuban Lazaro Alvarez and Samuel Takyi of Ghana won bronze medals. Diving, women's platform: Quan Hongchan wins gold over countrywoman Chen Yuxi, bronze to Australian Melissa Wu.