Photos: Athletes Break Down Under Extreme Heat at the Olympics


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Who won balance beam Olympics?

Simone Biles has won bronze in the women's balance beam final after pulling out of other events at the Tokyo Olympics, citing mental health issues. The star gymnast received a score of 14.000 in her return to competition, placing her behind Chinese gymnasts Guan Chenchen and Tang Xijing. CBS NewsSimone Biles wins bronze in balance beam after withdrawing from other Tokyo Olympics events

Do winners in the Olympics get paid?

At the Tokyo Olympics, American athletes will receive $37,500 for each gold medal, $22,500 for each silver medal and $15,000 for each bronze medal, according to the United States Olympic & Paralympic Committee (USOPC). WXIAYes, Olympians from some countries get paid more than US athletes for winning medals

How much do gold medal winners get?

The U.S. only pays out $37,500 to gold medal winners, $22,500 for silver, and $15,000 for bronze. The U.S. payout structure is similar to other countries in the Americas like Brazil and Chile, which offer financial incentives in the tens-of-thousands range. Slate MagazineSome Countries Offer Their Olympic Medalists More Than Glory

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Andre De Grasse won the men's 200m gold medal on Wednesday, marking the first time a Canadian has won the event since 1928.

Team USA dominated in athletics for day 12 of the Tokyo Olympics, topping first and second place for the womens 400 hurdles with Sydney McLaughlin winning gold and reigning Olympic champion Dalilah Muhammad taking home silver.

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U.S. hurdler Sydney McLaughlin clinched an Olympic gold medal in the women's 400m hurdles final at the 2020 Tokyo Games — breaking her own world record to finishing in 51.46 seconds on Wednesday morning local time.The big picture: McLaughlin edged into silver teammate Dalilah Muhammad, who was defending her own gold from the 2016 Rio Games. The Netherlands' Femke Bol took Bronze.Stay on top of the latest market trends and economic insights with Axios Markets. Subscribe for freeMcLaughlin was the

Sydney McLaughlin and Dalilah Muhammad both finish the womens 400m hurdles final faster than world record time but only one could claim gold.

Sydney McLaughlin wins gold for the U.S. in the women's 400-meter hurdles at the Tokyo Olympics. U.S. teammate Dalilah Muhammad is second.

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The world was watching Sydney McLaughlin as she completed her record-breaking finish in the womens 400m hurdles in the Tokyo Olympics Tuesday, including an athlete who knows a thing or two about competing on the big stage.

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Kenny Bednarek and the favorite, Noah Lyles — to finish in 19.62 seconds Wednesday and take one of the titles that Usain Bolt had owned for the previous three Olympics. De Grasse won bronze four nights earlier in the 100 to go with the third-place medal he took in that event in Rio de Janeiro. “It’s my first time being so emotional on the track,” De Grasse said.

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