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August 1, 2013

Bowling struggles in women’s team play

The U.S. Bowling Team's woes continued during women's team play Wednesday as the bowlers fought for every pin fall but struggled to adjust to international competition and had problems staying relaxed during matches.
August 1, 2013
swimming lanes

Swimmers cut times but miss medals

Despite top-three preliminary finishes and then shaving seconds off these times in the finals, U.S. swimmers fell short of the podium in multiple races Wednesday at Spartak Swimming Arena.
August 1, 2013

Americans sprint to silver, bronze medals

As they walked up to the starting blocks for the men
August 1, 2013

Women’s doubles advances to gold-medal match

During their semifinal match Wednesday, the U.S. women
August 1, 2013

Cyclists struggle in road races, finish out of medals

American John Klish pedaled as hard as he could, hoping to explode past the four cyclists in front of him with few hundred meters left to go. His legs would not cooperate with him, though, as he finished fifth in the men
August 1, 2013
Volleyball

Volleyball routs Mexico, advances to semifinals

The U.S. routed Mexico, 3-0, Wednesday to advance to the semifinal match against Japan at 7 p.m. (noon ET) Thursday. A win against Japan could set the stage for a showdown with defending gold medalist Ukraine, which plays Russia in the other semifinal at 3 p.m. (8 a.m. ET).
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