Thursday, 18 July, 2024

Striking photographs from Tokyo Olympics

Striking photographs from Tokyo Olympics

Fireworks explode over the National Stadium. Kiichiro Sato/AP


26 July: Tom Daley receives his first gold medal at his fourth Olympics after winning gold in the men's synchronised 10m platform with his diving partner, Matty Lee


7 August: China compete in artistic swimming on day 15 of the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games


27 July: Italo Ferreira of Brazil rides a wave during the semi-final heat two against Owen Wright of Australia at Tsurigasaki Surfing Beach


2 August: Mutaz Essa Barshim of Qatar and Gianmarco Tamberi of Italy agree to share gold instead of going into a jump-off during the men's high jump


4 August: Erin Sterkenburg of South Africa and Chaehyun Seo of South Korea compete during sport climbing's women's combined speed qualification on day 12 of Tokyo 2020


30 July: Bethany Shriever is carried by Team GB team-mate Kye Whyte, after winning gold in the BMX final


31 July: James Guy, Adam Peaty and Kathleen Dawson of Team GB celebrate after realising they have won gold in the mixed 4x100m medley relay final


4 August: Koki Saito of Japan riding Chilensky competes during the jumping individual final on day 12 of the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games


3 August: Karsten Warholm of Norway after winning the gold medal in the men's 400m hurdles and setting a new world record


7 August: Linoy Ashram of Israel competes during the individual all-around final on day 15 at Ariake Gymnastics Centre


4 August: Sky Brown becomes Great Britain's youngest Olympian after winning bronze at 13 years old in the skateboarding final


30 July: Caterine Ibarguen of Colombia competes in the women's triple jump qualification on day seven of the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games


3 August: Simone Biles celebrates with her coach Cecile Landi after learning she will get a bronze medal at the women's balance beam final


31 July: Emma Wilson of Team GB celebrates in the water after winning bronze for finishing third in the women's windsurfing event


25 July: Damian Durkacz of Poland knocks down Gabil Mamedov of ROC during the men's lightweight bout at Kokugikan Arena


26 July: Kevin McDowell of USA dives into the water to start the men's individual triathlon at Odaiba Marine Park


22 July: Hitomi Hatakeda of Japan practices on uneven bars during women's podium training ahead of the Games at Ariake Gymnastics Centre


26 July: Thomas Pidcock of Team GB ahead of Mathias Flueckiger of Switzerland during the men's cross-country race at Izu Mountain Bike Course


30 July: Julia Vincent of South Africa competes during the women's 3m springboard preliminary round on day seven


1 August: Raven Saunders of USA competes in the women's shot put final on day nine of the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games


26 July: Eugenia Trinchinetti of Argentina and Julia Pons of Spain battle for the ball during the Women's preliminary pool B match at Oi Hockey Stadium