Team GB’s Deborah Kerr finishes eighth in the women’s kayak singles 200m final on her Olympics debut

Team GB’s Deborah Kerr finishes eighth in the women’s kayak singles 200m final on her Olympics debut… as dominant New Zealand star Lisa Carrington claims a THIRD successive gold medal in the event By Jonathan Spencer For Mailonline Published: 20:50 EDT, 2 August 2021 | Updated: 23:18 EDT, 2 August 2021 Deborah Kerr’s whirlwind Olympics … Read more

American news outlet trolled for ranking Olympic countries by total medals instead of golds

American news outlets have been mocked for ranking countries at the Tokyo Olympics by total medals won instead of golds. The longstanding practice keeps the US on top of the leaderboard with a two-medal lead as of Tuesday morning, even though China has seven more golds. The New York Times posted a medal count to Facebook … Read more

Tokyo Olympics: Fans label US media ‘misleading’ for ranking medals table by total rather than golds

Olympics fans label US media ‘misleading’ for ranking their medals table by total won rather than just golds… which puts America in first place and ahead of China, despite having seven less first-place finishes! By Jack Bezants for MailOnline Published: 11:55 EDT, 2 August 2021 | Updated: 13:58 EDT, 2 August 2021 American media has … Read more

Gadirova twins miss out on floor medals as USA’s Jade Carey takes gold in Simone Biles’ absence

Gadirova twins miss out on gymnastics floor medals as USA’s Jade Carey performs scintillating routine to take gold in Simone Biles’ absence By Mike Keegan In Tokyo For Mailonline Published: 05:52 EDT, 2 August 2021 | Updated: 06:26 EDT, 2 August 2021 As expected, an American triumphed in the women’s floor final – it just … Read more

Tokyo Olympics: Holly Bradshaw through to pole vault final with first-ever Team GB medal available

Holly Bradshaw eases through to pole vault final off her first attempt as she attempts to become the FIRST EVER Team GB athlete to win a medal in the event By Tom Sizeland For Mailonline Published: 10:12 EDT, 2 August 2021 | Updated: 10:42 EDT, 2 August 2021 Holly Bradshaw reached Thursday’s pole vault final … Read more