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Rio Olympics, Day 9

Highlights of the Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro on August 14, 2016

Kenyan runner Jemima Jelagat Sumgong brought her country its first-ever gold medal in an Olympic women's marathon. Usain Bolt became the first person to win three straight Olympic 100-meter titles. And Russian wrestler Roman Vlasov won gold at his second consecutive Olympics. Here are the Day 9 highlights from the Rio Summer Games.
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Usain Bolt of Jamaica celebrates after placing first in the men's 100-meter race, making him the first person to win three consecutive Olympic gold medals in that event. The sprinter clocked 9.81 seconds in the final in Rio on August 14. 
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Usain Bolt of Jamaica celebrates after placing first in the men's 100-meter race, making him the first person to win three consecutive Olympic gold medals in that event. The sprinter clocked 9.81 seconds in the final in Rio on August 14. 

Brazilians watch live television coverage as Usain Bolt wins the men's 100-meter race. 
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Brazilians watch live television coverage as Usain Bolt wins the men's 100-meter race. 

Nineteen-year-old U.S. gymnast Simone Biles won her third gold of the Rio Games in the women's vault event.
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Nineteen-year-old U.S. gymnast Simone Biles won her third gold of the Rio Games in the women's vault event.

Jemima Jelagat Sumgong (center) brought Kenya its first-ever gold medal in an Olympic women's marathon and its first gold of the Rio games. Sumgong finished with a winning time of 2 hours, 24 minutes, and 4 seconds. She was unfazed by a protester's attempt to jump onto the marathon course. 
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Jemima Jelagat Sumgong (center) brought Kenya its first-ever gold medal in an Olympic women's marathon and its first gold of the Rio games. Sumgong finished with a winning time of 2 hours, 24 minutes, and 4 seconds. She was unfazed by a protester's attempt to jump onto the marathon course. 

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