Smithsonian to Return Most of Benin Bronze Collection to Nigeria

The Smithsonian Institution, one of the world’s largest cultural organizations, said Tuesday it plans to return most of its Benin Bronzes collection to Nigeria. The Smithsonian has a collection of 39 Benin Bronzes, a name used to cover a variety of artifacts such as brass plates, carved elephant tusks, ivory leopard statues, and wooden heads. …

Smithsonian to Return Most of Benin Bronze Collection to Nigeria

The Smithsonian Institution, one of the world’s largest cultural organizations, said Tuesday it plans to return most of its Benin Bronzes collection to Nigeria. The Smithsonian has a collection of 39 Benin Bronzes, a name used to cover a variety of artifacts such as brass plates, carved elephant tusks, ivory leopard statues, and wooden heads. …

Jessie Diggins Wins Bronze in Second Individual Sprint

Jessie DigginsThe US cross country star showed he wasn’t the only Olympic marvel when he took the bronze medal in the women’s freestyle sprint at the Zhangjiakou National Cross Country Ski Resort on Tuesday. Her medal was runner-up in two Games, but it was the first individual Olympic medal for an American woman in cross-country …

Molly Seidel Honored at Closing Ceremony after Earning Bronze for Herself

Saturday morning in Sapporo, about 500 miles north of Tokyo, Molly Seidel USA ran its third marathon. That’s exactly what happened olympic marathon. And it so happened that she won the bronze medal, only the third time an American woman took the podium in the Olympic race. He was honored on an international stage in …

Megan Rapinoe Scores Second Goal Against Australia in Bronze Medal Match

If you thought Olympic It was good, Rapinoe’s second goal was better. Luck shouldn’t really be a chance. It started with a Christen Press cross in the center that should be handled easily. First Australian defender Clare Polkinghorne was unable to finish the job, however, and Alanna Kennedy’s second effort was a slit shot in …

Noah Lyles Brings Up the Mental Issue After Winning the 200m Bronze

Before leaving for Tokyo, he cried in front of his girlfriend and said, “Just talking about how hard it has been to get through this year.” Lyles had always told himself that he would leave the sport behind if he lost his passion for himself, she said. But although he ultimately chose to continue training …

Guan Chenchen Won Gold in Balance Beam. Simone Biles Receives Bronze.

Chinese Guan Chenchen, the youngest competitor Tuesday, won a gold medal in balance beam at the Tokyo Games, performing a routine that was filled with difficulty but gracefully. Simone Biles won the bronze in her much-anticipated return, and another Chinese athlete, Tang Xijing, took the silver. Guan, who is 16 years old and participated in …

Live Tennis Bronze Medal Match: Novak Djokovic vs. Pablo Carreno Busta

Novak DjokovicThe world’s #1 male tennis player is no longer pursuing a Gold Slam, but could win an Olympic bronze medal on Saturday. Serbian Djokovic is playing Spaniard Pablo Carreño Busta after both players were eliminated in Friday’s semi-finals. They both placed higher than their opponents in the semi-finals, but they will still be. Germany …