Elaine Thompson-Herah Wins 200m, Second Gold in Tokyo

[ad_1] Elaine Thompson-Herah An Olympic champion from Jamaica – again. three days after winning ladies 100 metersThompson-Herah took the field at 200 Tuesday night, earning a national record of 21.53 seconds. Namibia’s Christine Mboma was second, and USA’s Gabby Thomas was third. Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce finished fourth, winning silver on the 100. Earlier in the evening, …

Ariarne Titmus Beats Katie Ledecky in 200-M Freestyle

[ad_1] Five days into the Olympic swimming match, one thing becomes clear: Ariarne Titmus is fast becoming the new queen of swimming. For the second time in three days, young Australian sensation Titmus won the gold medal, this time in the 200m freestyle, beating a field that included the event’s reigning Olympic champion, Katie Ledecky. …