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Tokyo Olympics: Sydney McLaughlin smashes her 400m hurdles world record

[ad_1] Dates: 23 July-8 August Time in Tokyo: BST +8Coverage: Watch live on BBC TV, BBC iPlayer, BBC Red Button and online; Listen on BBC Radio 5 Live, Sports Extra and Sounds; live text and video clips on BBC Sport website and app.USA's Sydney McLaughlin smashed her own world record with a sensational run as she took Olympic gold in the women's 400m hurdles at the Tokyo Games. McLaughlin, 21,
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Simone Biles: Tokyo 2020 medallist on ‘unique Olympic experience’

[ad_1] American Simone Biles says she will "forever cherish" her "unique Olympic experience" after taking her overall Games medal haul to seven in Japan.The four-time Olympic champion won bronze in the beam on Tuesday to add to the silver she won in the team event.Biles had pulled out of the all-around, vault, floor and uneven bars finals in order to protect her mental health.However, she returned for the beam on