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Rio Olympics, Day 1

The Rio Olympics are now in full swing after the Summer Games were declared officially open on August 5 in Brazil.

The first complete day of competition on August 6 saw three new swimming world records fall as well as plenty of action in other sports, including judo, road cycling, volleyball, basketball, shooting, and archery.
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Katinka Hosszu of Hungary competes on her way to winning gold in the women's 400-meter individual medley. 
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Katinka Hosszu of Hungary competes on her way to winning gold in the women's 400-meter individual medley. 

Katinka Hosszu celebrates shattering the world record in the women's 400-meter individual medley. Her winning time of 4 minutes, 26.36 seconds knocked two seconds off the previous record. 
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Katinka Hosszu celebrates shattering the world record in the women's 400-meter individual medley. Her winning time of 4 minutes, 26.36 seconds knocked two seconds off the previous record. 

Great Britain's Adam Peaty (center) set a new world record in the men's 100-meter breaststroke heats.
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Great Britain's Adam Peaty (center) set a new world record in the men's 100-meter breaststroke heats.

Samba dancers pose at the Olympic Aquatics Stadium in Rio.
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Samba dancers pose at the Olympic Aquatics Stadium in Rio.

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