By United States Olympic & Paralympic Committee | Aug. 20, 2019, 11:56 a.m. (ET)

Oksana Masters competes at the UCI Para-cycling Road World Cup on Aug. 12, 2019 in Baie-Comeau, Canada.

 

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Beach Volleyball:
Kerri Walsh Jennings and Brooke Sweat placed third at the four-star tournament in Moscow.

Climbing:
Brooke Raboutou placed ninth in the combined qualification round at the world championships in Hachioji, Japan, earning her a spot at the Olympic Games Tokyo 2020 as the first-ever American climber to qualify for an Olympic Games.

Gymnastics:
Simone Biles and Sam Mikulak won their sixth all-around titles at the national championships in Kansas City, Missouri.

Para-cycling:
Highlighted by first-place finishes from Oksana Masters, Travis Gaertner and Will Groulx, Americans notched 14 medals at the road world cup in Baie-Comeau, Quebec. 

Parapan American Games:
The USOPC named 257 athletes to the 2019 U.S. Parapan American Team that will compete at the Parapan American Games Lima 2019 from Aug. 23 – Sept. 1 in Peru.

Paratriathlon:
Mark Barr, Hailey Danz and Kelly Elmlinger won gold at the world cup in Tokyo, as Jamie Brown and Aaron Scheidies also earned podium finishes.

Squash:
Reeham Sedky won the Russian Open in Moscow, qualifying for the women's world championship in Cairo. 

Tennis:
Madison Keys won the women’s singles title at the Western & Southern Open in Cincinnati, as Sofia Kenin finished in the semifinal round.

Track & Field:
Highlighted by a victory from Ajeé Wilson in the 800-meter, Americans earned seven podium finishes at the Diamond League stop in Birmingham, England. 

Triathlon:
Summer Rappaport qualified for the Olympic Games Tokyo 2020 with a fifth-place finish at the Tokyo Test Event, as Taylor Spivey finished eighth and the U.S. mixed relay team earned bronze. 

Volleyball:
The U.S. men punched their ticket to the Olympic Games Tokyo 2020, sweeping their pool at the intercontinental qualification tournament in Rotterdam, Netherlands.

Water Skiing:
The U.S. earned the team silver medal at the world championships in Putrajaya, Malaysia, as Anna Gay, Regina Jacquess and Brooke Baldwin earned individual medals.

 

Also This Week:

  • Archers Brady Ellison and Casey Kaufhold lead the men and women after stage one of four for the U.S. Olympic Team Trials, which were held in Dublin, Ohio, and continue through next May.
  • The U.S. men’s basketball team earned a 90-81 exhibition win against Spain in Anaheim, California, in the first of a four-game exhibition series leading into the FIBA World Cup.
  • Megan Jastrab and Zoe Ta-Perez won the women’s Madison, as Jastrab won the women’s omnium, at the UCI Junior Track Cycling World Championships in Frankfurt, Germany. 

 

Team USA Broadcast Schedule:

DATE TIME (ET)  SPORT EVENT PLATFORM
8/20 10 a.m. Diving

FINA World Diving Championships

Olympic Channel
8/20 2 p.m. Track and Field IAAF Diamond League: Birmingham Olympic Channel
8/21 7:30 a.m. Climbing IFSC Sport Climbing World Championships Olympic Channel
8/21 9:30 a.m. Diving FINA World Diving Championships Olympic Channel
8/22 7:30 a.m. Climbing IFSC Sport Climbing World Championships Olympic Channel
8/22 2 p.m. Gymnastics U.S. Gymnastics Championships Olympic Channel
8/23 2 p.m. Gymnastics U.S. Gymnastics Championships Olympic Channel
8/23 4 p.m. Climbing IFSC Sport Climbing World Championships  Olympic Channel
8/24 12 p.m. Climbing IFSC Sport Climbing World Championships Olympic Channel
8/24 1:30 p.m. Golf PGA Tour Championships NBC

8/24

11 p.m. Track and Field IAAF Diamond League: Paris NBCSN
8/25 8 a.m. Climbing IFSC Sport Climbing World Championships Olympic Channel

8/25

12:30 p.m. Golf PGA Tour Championships NBC
8/25 1 p.m. Track and Field IAAF Diamond League: Paris NBCSN

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