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Rio 2016 Olympics, Day 2

Hiromi Miyake celebrates after her final lift in the women's 48-kg weightlifting competition at the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro on Saturday. Miyake won the bronze medal. | KYODO
Hiromi Miyake celebrates after her final lift in the women’s 48-kg weightlifting competition at the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro on Saturday. Miyake won the bronze medal. | KYODO


A girl with the Olympic rings painted on her face watches the match between Venus Williams, of the United States, and Belgium's Kirsten Flipkens during first round of the women's singles tournament at the 2016 Rio de Janeiro Olympics on Saturday. | AP
A girl with the Olympic rings painted on her face watches the match between Venus Williams, of the United States, and Belgium’s Kirsten Flipkens during first round of the women’s singles tournament at the 2016 Rio de Janeiro Olympics on Saturday. | AP


United States' Chris Brooks performs on the rings during the artistic gymnastics men's qualification at the 2016 Rio de Janeiro Olympics on  Saturday. | AP
United States’ Chris Brooks performs on the rings during the artistic gymnastics men’s qualification at the 2016 Rio de Janeiro Olympics on Saturday. | AP


A gold medal hangs from the neck of Belgian cyclist Greg Van Avermaet, the winner of the men's road race at the 2016 Rio Games on Saturday. | AFP-JIJI
A gold medal hangs from the neck of Belgian cyclist Greg Van Avermaet, the winner of the men’s road race at the 2016 Rio Games on Saturday. | AFP-JIJI


Players clash during the women's field hockey match between Great Britain and Australia on Saturday in Rio de Janeiro. | AFP-JIJI
Players clash during the women’s field hockey match between Great Britain and Australia on Saturday in Rio de Janeiro. | AFP-JIJI


Kosuke Hagino reacts after winning the gold medal in the men's 400-meter individual medley at the 2016 Rio Games on Saturday. | GETTY / VIA KYODO
Kosuke Hagino reacts after winning the gold medal in the men’s 400-meter individual medley at the 2016 Rio Games on Saturday. | GETTY / VIA KYODO