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2016 Rio Olympic Games: Diving

2016 Rio Olympic Games: Diving

Summer Olympics: Complete Diving Coverage

Saturday, Aug 20, 2016

Double Gold for China's Chen; Boudia Earns 10m Bronze for USA

Double Gold for China's Chen; Boudia Earns 10m Bronze for USA

The weather took a turn for the worse Saturday afternoon at the Maria Lenk Aquatics Center in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, but the competition was a stiff as ever in the men's individual 10m platform final. Battling...

Friday, Aug 19, 2016

Men's Diving: Britain's Daley Leads 10-Meter Platform

Men's Diving: Britain's Daley Leads 10-Meter Platform

Britain's Tom Daley topped the Chinese in the men's 10-meter platform diving preliminaries Friday, helped by the highest-scoring dive so far in eight events at the Rio Olympics. He totaled 571.85 points...

Saturday, Aug 20, 2016

'Frustrated' Steele Johnson Given New Life in 10m Semifinal

'Frustrated' Steele Johnson Given New Life in 10m Semifinal

Steele Johnson played the waiting game in Friday's 10m preliminary. His destiny was out of his control after posting an average of 54.33 on his last three dives.

Saturday, Aug 20, 2016

Diving Shocker: Tom Daley Fails to Make Final, Finishes Last

Diving Shocker: Tom Daley Fails to Make Final, Finishes Last

After huge scores in the men's 10m platform preliminary on Friday, there were plenty of missed dives and a number of shocking departures in the semifinal on a hot morning with little wind at the Maria Lenk...

Thursday, Aug 18, 2016

Day 13: FSU's Young vs. Indiana's Parratto

Day 13: FSU's Young vs. Indiana's Parratto

When sports fans think of Florida State University and the University of Indiana, the initial images are probably of college football and college basketball. After all, those schools have produced Deion Sanders...

Wednesday, Aug 17, 2016

China Continues to Dominate Diving in Rio

China Continues to Dominate Diving in Rio

China's dominance at the diving pool shows no signs of waning. Si Yajie and Ren Qian went 1-2 in the preliminaries of women's 10-meter platform Wednesday, setting themselves up to challenge for China's...

Thursday, Aug 18, 2016

Women's Diving: Platform Gold for China's Ren Qian

Women's Diving: Platform Gold for China's Ren Qian

She stayed in the shadow of her elder countrywoman through the preliminary and semifinal, but reigning World Cup champion Ren Qian strung together a dominant list of dives in the women's individual 10m platform...

Wednesday, Aug 17, 2016

Clayton's Ipsen Denied Diving Medal

Clayton's Ipsen Denied Diving Medal

China is golden again, winning its fifth diving title of the Rio Olympics. Cao Yuan led throughout to win men's 3-meter springboard with 547.60 points on Thursday. He climbed out of the water after his...

Wednesday, Aug 17, 2016

With Jokes and Talk of Periods, Chinese Athletes Break Taboo

With Jokes and Talk of Periods, Chinese Athletes Break Taboo

Lovesick. Goofy. Flamboyant. Not usually words you'd associate with China's Olympic team. In Rio, however, a new generation of Chinese Olympians are breaking the mold and shaking up social media. Queen of the...

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