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Key moments from Day 12 of the Olympic Games

Key moments from Day 12 of the Olympic Games

Patrick Smith/Getty Images(TOKYO) — Each day, ABC News will give you a roundup of key Olympic moments from the day’s events in Tokyo, happening 13 hours ahead of U.S. Eastern Standard Time. After a 12-month delay, the unprecedented 2020 Summer Olympics is taking place without fans or spectators and under a state of emergency due…read more »

Colts guard Quenton Nelson to have foot surgery, out 5-12 weeks

Colts guard Quenton Nelson to have foot surgery, out 5-12 weeks

Timothy T Ludwig/Getty Images(INDIANAPOLIS) — Indianapolis Colts left guard Quenton Nelson will have foot surgery Tuesday afternoon, head coach Frank Reich announced on Tuesday.  It is the same procedure that starting quarterback Carson Wentz had on Monday.  Reich said this injury was likely something Nelson was born with, unlike Wentz, who had a high school…read more »

How climbing works in competition at the Olympics

How climbing works in competition at the Olympics

Manuel Blondeau/Icon Sport via Getty Images(TOKYO) — Climbing gyms have been filling up across the U.S. in recent years, and now, the sport is making its Olympic debut in Tokyo. This is the first time climbing will be in competition at the Olympics, with events scheduled to start Aug. 3, so it makes sense if…read more »

Scoreboard roundup — 8/2/21

Scoreboard roundup — 8/2/21

iStock(NEW YORK) — Here are the scores from Monday’s sports events: MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL AMERICAN LEAGUE Cleveland 5, Toronto 2 Baltimore 7, NY Yankees 1 Seattle 8, Tampa Bay 2 Texas 4, LA Angels 1 NATIONAL LEAGUE Miami 6, NY Mets 3 Philadelphia 7, Washington 5 Milwaukee 6, Pittsburgh 2 San Francisco 11, Arizona 8…read more »

Quinn Ewers, top 2022 NCAAF prospect, enrolling at Ohio State a year early

Quinn Ewers, top 2022 NCAAF prospect, enrolling at Ohio State a year early

fstop123/iStock(NEW YORK) — Quinn Ewers, the number two college football prospect in the 2022 class, has announced on Twitter that he is enrolling at Ohio State a year early. Ewers was the top-ranked player in Texas and was the number one quarterback prospect in the country, according to ESPN. Ewers said the new name, image, and likeness…read more »

Colts quarterback Carson Wentz to have foot surgery, out 5-12 weeks

Colts quarterback Carson Wentz to have foot surgery, out 5-12 weeks

Justin Casterline/Getty Images(INDIANAPOLIS) — Indianapolis Colts quarterback Carson Wentz will have foot surgery on his left foot, head coach Frank Reich announced Monday.  Wentz injured the foot during Thursday’s practice and did not participate on Friday or Saturday’s training camp practices.  Riech said this injury likely stemmed from a foot injury in high school Wentz…read more »

Simone Biles to compete on balance beam

Simone Biles to compete on balance beam

Lars Baron/Getty Images(TOKYO) — US gymnast Simone Biles will compete on the balance beam on Tuesday, USA Gymnastics announced in a tweet.  Biles pulled out of the team all-around final, the individual all-around final, the uneven bars, and the vault in the past week citing her mental health.  Biles and Sunisa Lee, the individual all-around gold…read more »

Key moments from the Olympic Games: Day 10

Key moments from the Olympic Games: Day 10

Ryan Pierse/Getty Images(TOKYO) — Each day, ABC News will give you a roundup of key Olympic moments from the day’s events in Tokyo, happening 13 hours ahead of U.S. Eastern Standard Time. After a 12-month delay, the unprecedented 2020 Summer Olympics is taking place without fans or spectators and under a state of emergency due…read more »