Mongolian wrestler Mandakhnaran Ganzorig was stripped of his bronze medal for running away from Uzbek wrestler Ikhtiyor Navruzov in the last 18 seconds of their match on Sunday. To protest the penalty given to Ganzorig, two Mongolian coaches stripped.
It is a summer games of embarrassment at Rio de Janeiro with a Japanese pole vaulter’s penis hitting the bar, a French speed walker pooping inside his shorts and American athletes caught lying about a hold-up incident. To add more gaffes, a BBC correspondent was doing a stand upper on a beachfront, while a couple appears to be having sex on the background.
If Japanese pole vaulter Hiroki Ogita failed to qualify for the finals of the pole vault because of the bulge in front of his shorts, a French speed walker ended last because of the unwanted matter in the back of his shorts. Yohann Diniz apparently had an unexpected fecal release while speed walking the 50-kilometre race on Friday.
A workout developed by two women in St Louis, Missouri, combines the love of the two fitness enthusiasts in their late 40s for yoga and cycling. The women are not just toned, but super-fit and could even do a leg split on the ceiling of their living room while upside down.
After a series of tough wins, Team USA finally found their rhythm with a commanding 105-78 win against Argentina in their quarter-final duel on Wednesday and secured a semifinal spot the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro.
American gymnast Simone Bile flew, twisted, turned and tumbled all around the floor, beam and bars in the ongoing Rio 2016 Olympics that she ended up the most decorated female gymnast of the summer games. In contrast, Chinese gymnasts did not perform as expected, but the country’s acrobatic team both wowed and horrified spectators on Wednesday at the gymnastics gala.
The misfortune of Japanese pole vaulter Hiroki Ogita in causing the bar in the high jump to fall because his penis hit it has become viral. From a “funny” story, the event has become fodder for social media jokes, while the embarrassed athlete hit back at foreign media for wrong reportage.
In contrast to female Brazilian synchronised divers who had a feud which made them finish last, caused by one diver allegedly kicking out her roommate so she could have sex with a canoeist, two other female athletes in the ongoing Rio 2016 Olympics showed them the true heart of a champion. Although they collided while running in the preliminary for the women’s 5,000 metres, an American and English runner helped each other stand up and return to the race.