Tokyo Updates: USA Medal Count at 31, Dressel Looks for First Individual Medal

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Day 6 of the postponed 2020 Tokyo Olympics is here, and expect it to beryllium afloat of action.

The United States volition look to widen its spread connected the medal number leaderboard, Caeleb Dressel could scope the podium for the archetypal clip successful an idiosyncratic swimming event, and Jade Carey volition instrumentality Simone Biles' spot to correspond Team USA successful the idiosyncratic women's all-around.

Tune successful to NBC's primetime sum of the Games, oregon support up beneath connected what's happening unrecorded successful Tokyo.

Team USA Enters Day 6 with 31 Medals

As the sixth time of the Tokyo Olympics begins, the United States remains astatine the apical of the medal number leaderboard.

Team USA has a full of 31 medals -- 11 gold, 11 metallic and 9 bronze. Behind them sits China with 27 full medals, the Russian Olympic Committee with 23, Japan with 22 and Australia with 16.

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Golf Tees Off astatine the Tokyo Olympics

For the 2nd consecutive Olympic Games, golf volition beryllium 1 of the events taking place. It volition beryllium featured for the 4th clip successful Olympic past aft making a comeback astatine the 2016 Rio Olympics. Before Rio, play had not been a portion of the Games since the 1904 Olympics successful St. Louis.

Round 1 of the men's tourney begins connected Wednesday astatine 6:30 p.m. ET.

Caeleb Dressel Will Race for First Individual Olympic Medal

The men's 100m freestyle last connected Wednesday nighttime could extremity with Caeleb Dressel earning his archetypal Olympic medal successful an idiosyncratic swimming event.

Dressel already has 3 Olympic golden medals to his sanction from swimming relays, including 1 astatine the Tokyo Games.

The 24-year-old American has won the men's 100m freestyle astatine the past 2 satellite championships and is the third-fastest 100m freestyler of each time.

Jade Carey to Replace Simone Biles successful Gymnastics Individual All-Around

Reigning Olympic gymnastic champion Simone Biles withdrew from the idiosyncratic all-around finals connected Tuesday, and volition beryllium replaced by 21-year-old Jade Carey.

Carey, who finished ninth wide successful women's qualifying Monday, did not initially marque the 24-athlete all-round finals owed to International Gymnastics Federation (FIG) rules limiting each state to 2 competitors. She posted the third-highest people for Team USA, down Biles and Sunisa Lee.

USA Gymnastics confirmed Wednesday that Carey volition capable successful for Biles, granting her a accidental to triumph different medal astatine her archetypal Olympics.

Carey and Lee volition correspond the U.S. successful the idiosyncratic women's all-around connected Thursday, July 29 astatine 6:50 a.m. ET.

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