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Stanford's Maya DiRado Earns Gold in Women's 200m Backstroke

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    Maya Dirado of the USA wins Gold in the Women's 200m Backstroke Final on Day 7 of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games at the Olympic Aquatics Stadium on Aug. 12, 2016, in Rio de Janerio, Brazil.

    Stanford's Maya DiRado used a strong last 50m to out-touch Katinka Hosszu for the gold medal in the women's 200m backstroke final on Friday.

    The win gives DiRado's four medals in the Olympic games in Rio.