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IMAGE: Team Canada's Melissa Humana-Paredes returns the ball against Team Switzerland during a beach volleyball game.
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IMAGE: Team United States's Lee Kiefer, left, competes against Team Japan's Rio Azuma in the women's Foil team quarterfinal.
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IMAGE: A tattoo of the Olympic rings are seen on the wrist of Team USA's Kayle Browning during the Trap women's qualification event.
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IMAGE: Team Brazil's Bruna de Paula scores a goal as Team Spain's Alexandrina Cabral Barbosa attempts to defend during the women's handball match.
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IMAGE: Team Great Britain's Liam Paul Ansell and Team Netherlands's Severiano Boris van Ass collide battling for a loose ball.
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IMAGE: Team United States's Michael Andrew competes in the men's 200m Individual Medley semifinal.
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IMAGE: Team Uzbekistan's Tursunoy Rakhimova gets a refreshment during the women's Flyweight (48-51kg) event.
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IMAGE: Team Kenya's Agripina Khayesi Kundu dives to return the ball against Team Serbia.
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IMAGE: The men's Finn class race gets underway.
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IMAGE: Team United States's Alex Obert defends against Team Italy's Gonzalo Echenique.
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IMAGE: Team Japan's Ito Mima serves the ball during her women's singles semifinals match.
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IMAGE: Team Kenya's Leonida Kasaya during the women's volleyball match against Team Serbia.
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