Sports News Review – 2016 Summer Olympics draw to a close

Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro draw to a close, as all sporting events are finished. United States is the most successful nation at the Games with 121 medals, from which 46 are gold medals. China is second with 70 medals, while Great Britain won 67 medals.

United States won gold medal at the Olympic basketball tournament, as they defeated Serbia with 96-66. The best player of final was Kevin Durant, who scored 30 points. Spain won the bronze medal, after they beat Australia with 89-88 in dramatic finish.

China won gold at the Olympic women volleyball tournament. In final China defeated Serbia with 3-1.

Brazil is the winner of the men’s volleyball tournament at the Olympics. The host of the Games with 3-0 celebrated against Italy. Bronze went to the United States, which are very interesting match defeated Russia with 3-2.

Denmark beat France with 28-26 in the final of the Olympic handball tournament. Germany won the bronze with a 30-26 victory over Poland.

Brazil won the first Olympic gold in football. Host of the Olympic Games defeated Germany after penalty shootouts. After 120 minutes of play the score was 1-1. The hero for Brazil was Neymar, who scored the first goal which brought the advantage of Brazil, and in penalty shootout scored for the win of his national team.

Today was played two games of the 2nd round of the Premier League. Middlesbrough as a guest beat Sunderland, 2-1. West Ham United took 1-0 victory over Bournemouth.

Ipswich Town and Norwich City played 1-1 in the final game of the 4th round of the Championship.

Serie A had eight games on schedule today AC Milan beat Torino with 3-2 in a very interesting match. Carlos Bacca scored three goals, but the hero of the game was Gianluigi Donnarumma, who stopped Andrea Belotti from penalty spot. Bologna started the season with a win against Crotone, 1-0. Sampdoria as a guest was better than Empoli. Chievo Verona is prepared surprise at the start of the season. Flying Donkeys defeated Inter with 2-0. Genoa was safe against Cagliari, 3-1. Sassuolo defeated Palermo with 1-0. Pescara remained undefeated in the match against Napoli, and the final score on that match was 2-2. Lazio opened the new season with the away victory against Atalanta, 4-3.

Two games of La Liga were played today. Sporting Gijon took 2-1 win over Athletic Bilbao. Real Madrid was very convincing against Real Sociedad, as the Royal Club celebrated with 3-0.

The hosts celebrated at all three matches of the French Ligue 1. Guingamp celebrated with 2-1 against Marseille. Saint-Etienne was convincing against Montpellier, 3-1. In the last game of the day, Paris Saint-Germain has enrolled easy win against Metz, 3-0.

Today, four games of the Eredivisie took place. Twente as a guest defeated Groningen with 4-3. AZ Alkmaar defeated Utrecht with 2-1. Sparta Rotterdam celebrated against Go Ahead Eagles with 1-0. In the final game of the day Feyenoord defeated Heracles with 1-0.

Belgium Pro League had three games on schedule today. Eupen and Anderlecht played 2-2, while Genk celebrated as a guest against Lokeren with 3-0. Gent with 4-2 defeated Westerlo.

Today, three games were played in Portugal Primeira Liga. Moreirense beat Feirens with 3-0. Arouca with 2-0 defeated Nacional. In the last match of the day, Benfica and Vitoria de Setubal played 1-1.

Marin Cilic won the ATP tournament in Cincinnati. He defeated Andy Murray in the finals with 6-4, 7-5.

Karolina Pliskova won the WTA tournament in Cincinnati, as she defeated Angelique Kerber with a 6-3, 6-1 in the final.

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