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Swimming – Russia vs. USA: a tense race, a strained aftermath

RIO DE JANEIRO: The women’s 100 metres breaststroke final at the Rio de Janeiro Olympics on Monday had already crackled with tension in a tight finish but it was nothing compared to what transpired afterwards. American Lilly King held off fast-finishing Russian Yulia Efimova to clinch the title, with fellow American Katie Meili winning bronze.… Read More »