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Rio 2016 Olympics, Day 8

Japan's Julian Walsh competes during the preliminary round of the men's 400 meters at the Rio de Janeiro Olympics on Friday. | KYODO
Japan’s Julian Walsh competes during the preliminary round of the men’s 400 meters at the Rio de Janeiro Olympics on Friday. | KYODO


United States' DeAndre Jordan reacts as he scores over Serbia's Nikola Kalinic during a men's basketball game at the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro on Friday. | AP
United States’ DeAndre Jordan reacts as he scores over Serbia’s Nikola Kalinic during a men’s basketball game at the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro on Friday. | AP


The Australian team cheers from the benches during a preliminary round of the men's water polo at the Maria Lenk Aquatics Center at the Rio de Janeiro Olympics on Friday. | AP
The Australian team cheers from the benches during a preliminary round of the men’s water polo at the Maria Lenk Aquatics Center at the Rio de Janeiro Olympics on Friday. | AP


Athletes enter the stadium to compete in a men's 400-meter heat during the track and field competitions at the Olympic stadium in Rio de Janeiro on Friday. | AP
Athletes enter the stadium to compete in a men’s 400-meter heat during the track and field competitions at the Olympic stadium in Rio de Janeiro on Friday. | AP


France's Teddy Liner and Japan's Hisayoshi Harasawa (right) pose with their medals after the men's 100-plus-kilogram judo competition at the Rio de Janeiro Olympics on Friday. Liner defended his Olympic title.  | KYODO
France’s Teddy Liner and Japan’s Hisayoshi Harasawa (right) pose with their medals after the men’s 100-plus-kilogram judo competition at the Rio de Janeiro Olympics on Friday. Liner defended his Olympic title. | KYODO


Japanese fans cheer from the stands at the badminton venue at the 2016 Rio de Janeiro Olympics on Friday. | KYODO
Japanese fans cheer from the stands at the badminton venue at the 2016 Rio de Janeiro Olympics on Friday. | KYODO