Rio 2016 pictures: Sindhu downs world no 2, Simone writes history

Updated: 19 August, 2016 14:33 IST
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    India's Pusarla V. Sindhu returns against China's Wang Yihan during their women's singles quarter-final badminton match (Pic/ AFP)
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    US gymnast Simone Biles competes in the women's floor event final of the Artistic Gymnastics at the Olympic Arena
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    Mexico's Karem Faride Achach Ramirez and Mexico's Nuria Lidon Diosdado Garcia compete in the Duets Technical Routine preliminaries
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    Jamaica's Usain Bolt (R) competes in the Men's 200m Round 1 during the athletics event
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    France's point guard Olivia Epoupa (L) collides with Canada's guard Kia Nurse during a Women's quarterfinal basketball match between France and Canada
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    France’s players celebrate after defeating Canada during a Women's quarterfinal basketball match between France and Canada at the Carioca Arena 1
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    Argentina's Gonzalo Peillat (L) celebrates his second goal during the men's semifinal field hockey Argentina vs Germany match
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    Gold medallist USA's Christian Taylor cries on the podium in the Men's Triple Jump Final during the athletics event
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    Croatia's Sandra Perkovic competes in the Women's Discus Throw Final during the athletics competition
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    Cyclists race during heat 4 of the Men's Keirin qualifying track cycling event at the Velodrome
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    PV Sindhu beat her opponent 22-20, 21-19 victory in 54 minutes
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    Argentina's Gonzalo Peillat scored a hat-trick in the match
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Inidian shuttler PV Sindhu defeated world number 2 Wang Yihan to enter the semifinals, Mexican swimmers perform to an Akshay Kumar film song and US gymnast Simone Biles becomes 4th woman in history to clinch 4 gymnastic golds. Here are pictures

First Published: 17 August, 2016 11:54 IST