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Rio 2016 Olympics, Day 14

Japan's Misaki Matsutomo (left) and Ayaka Takahashi compete against Denmark's Christianna Pedersen and Kamilla Rytter during the women's badminton doubles gold medal match on Thursday at the Rio de Janeiro Olympics. | KYODO
Japan’s Misaki Matsutomo (left) and Ayaka Takahashi compete against Denmark’s Christianna Pedersen and Kamilla Rytter during the women’s badminton doubles gold medal match on Thursday at the Rio de Janeiro Olympics. | KYODO


Japan's Minami Itabashi performs on the 10-meter platform of the women's individual diving at the Rio de Janeiro Olympics on Thursday. She successfully made an eighth-place finish. | KYODO
Japan’s Minami Itahashi performs on the 10-meter platform of the women’s individual diving at the Rio de Janeiro Olympics on Thursday. She successfully made an eighth-place finish. | KYODO


Hirokatsu Tayama of Japan completes the swimming portion of the men's triathlon at the Rio de Janeiro Olympics on Thursday. He later withdrew from the competition. | KYODO
Hirokatsu Tayama of Japan completes the swimming portion of the men’s triathlon at the Rio de Janeiro Olympics on Thursday. He later withdrew from the competition. | KYODO


Jamaica's Usain Bolt celebrates with spectators after winning the gold medal in the men's 200-meter final at the 2016 Summer Olympics on Thursday. | AP
Jamaica’s Usain Bolt celebrates with spectators after winning the gold medal in the men’s 200-meter final at the 2016 Summer Olympics on Thursday. | AP


Gold medalist Jade Jones of Britain (second from left) and other medalists pose for photos after the women's 57-kg taekwondo competition at the Rio de Janeiro Olympics on Thursday. | AP
Gold medalist Jade Jones of Britain (second from left) and other medalists pose for photos after the women’s 57-kg taekwondo competition at the Rio de Janeiro Olympics on Thursday. | AP


Japan's three-time reigning Olympic champion Saori Yoshida (left) reacts after she loses to Helen Maroulis of the United States in the 53-kg gold medal match of the women's freestyle wrestling at the Rio Olympics on Thursday. | KYODO
Japan’s three-time reigning Olympic champion Saori Yoshida (left) reacts after she loses to Helen Maroulis of the United States in the 53-kg gold medal match of the women’s freestyle wrestling at the Rio Olympics on Thursday. | KYODO