What to Watch at the Tokyo Olympics on July 24: Skateboarding Debuts and 3x3 Basketball | Channel, Stream, Time
SWIMMINGSession #1 (Heats)Time for the athletes to take the leap and dive into the pool, as heats begin Saturday morning. He begins his defense of his gold medal that he took at the 2016 Games in Rio. Check out the full soccer schedule here3x3 BasketballUnited States Women’s Preliminary ActionThe United States Women’s squad kicks off their first couple of games of the first-ever 3x3 Basketball tournament at the Olympics. The American’s second game will be against a lesser opponent in Mongolia, who is making its first basketball appearance in any form at the Olympics. He has won 13 gold medals at the X Games, and is arguably the best skateboarder of his generation.mlive.com
2 of Michael Phelps' decade-old world records broken this week
Clive Rose/Getty Images(CNN) - Americans Regan Smith and Caeleb Dressel claimed two of the five individual swimming world records that were set this week at the world championships in Gwangju, South Korea. The first of Phelps' records was broken by Hungarian swimmer Kristof Milak, 19, in the 200-meter butterfly with a time of 1:50.73, beating Phelps' 1:51.51 from Rome in 2009. Dressel, 22, broke the second of Phelps' records with a time of 49.50 in the 100-meter butterfly, topping the 49.82 Phelps also swam in Rome in 2009. The trend continued when Smith, 17, broke Missy Franklin's world record in the 200-meter backstroke with a time of 2:03.35. Phelps' lone individual world record left standing is the 400 meters in the individual medley.