Unforgettable Photos of Athletes Finding Out They Won Gold at the Tokyo Olympics

Photographers managed to capture the greatest moments of these athletes' careers in these spectacular photos 

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Yiwen Sun 2021 Olympics
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Team China's Yiwen Sun explodes with emotion after defeating Team Romania's Maria Popescu in the women's épée fencing competition at Makuhari Messe Hall on July 24.

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Yuto Horigome 2021 Olympics
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Japan's Yuto Horigome brings home gold for the home team at the Skateboarding Men's Street Finals at Ariake Urban Sports Park on July 25.

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Team USA's Lee Kiefer celebrates as she makes history as the first American woman to win a medal in individual foil. Not only did she place, she won gold at the Makuhari Messe Hall on July 25.

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Anastasija Zolotic 2021 Olympics
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USA's Anastasija Zolotic became the first American woman to win gold in taekwondo after defeating Team ROC's Tatiana Minina at Makuhari Messe Hall on July 25.

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Uta Abe 2021 Olympics
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Japan's Judo star Uta Abe lets her victory sink in as she makes history as the first Japanese gold medalist in her division after defeating France's Amandine Buchard at Nippon Budokan on July 25.

Abe has more to celebrate at the Games: Older brother and fellow Olympian Hifumi also won gold in the men's 66-kg division.

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Tears well in the eyes of British diver Tom Daley as he waits to receive his medals after wining the men's synchronized 10m platform diving event during the Tokyo Olympic Games on Monday. Photo by OLI SCARFF/AFP via Getty Images

The British diver was overcome with emotion after taking home his first gold medal at his third Olympic competition, in the synchronized diving event.

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Yui Ohashi 2021 Olympics
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Yui Ohashi of Team Japan lights up upon discovering her Women's 400m Individual medley final win at Tokyo Aquatics Centre on July 25.

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Kristian Blummenfelt 2021 Olympics
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Norway's Kristian Blummenfelt triumphantly holds up the Olympics banner following his men's individual triathlon competition win at the Odaiba Marine Park on July 26.

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Margaret MacNeill 2021 Olympics
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Canada's Margaret MacNeill receives a big hug from Sweden's Sarah Sjoestroem after grabbing gold in the 100m Butterfly for Women at the Tokyo Aquatic Centre on July 26.

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Momiji NIshiya
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Momiji Nishiya wins the first-ever women's skateboarding gold medal and becomes one of the youngest Olympians ever — at just 13 — at Ariake Urban Sports Park on July 26.

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Kim Je-deok 2021 Olympics
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South Korea archery star's Kim Je-deok fist bumps teammate Oh Jin-hyek as they become gold medalists following their men's team gold medal match against Taiwan at Yumenoshima Park Archery Field on July 26.

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USA Swimming 2021 Olympics
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Team USA's Bowen Becker, Blake Pieroni and Caeleb Dressel win gold in the Men's 4 x 100m Freestyle Relay Final at Tokyo Aquatics Centre on July 26.

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Sofia Pozdniakova 2021 Olympics
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Russia's Sofia Pozdniakova continues the Pozdniakova family Olympic legacy by winning against Sofya Velikaya in the women's individual sabre at the Makuhari Messe Hall on July 26.

Pozdniakova's father is a four-time Olympic champion and the current president of the Russian Olympic committee, according to NBC.

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Hidilyn Diaz
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Hidilyn Diaz becomes overwhelmed with emotion as she brings home the gold to the Philippines — the country's first gold medal — and sets a new Olympic record of lifting 127kg in the clean and jerk during the women's 55kg group A weightlifting final at the Tokyo International Forum on July 26.

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ROC Gymnastics 2021 Olympics
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Team ROC's David Belyavskiy, Artur Dalaloyan, Nikita Nagornyy and Denis Abliazin burst into tears after winning gold in the Men's Team Final at Ariake Gymnastics Centre on July 26.

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Matea Jelic 2021 Olympics
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Team Croatia's Matea Jelic waves the Croatian flag after defeating Lauren Williams of Team Great Britain at Women's -67kg taekwondo at Makuhari Messe Hall on July 26.

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Benjamin Savsek 2021 Olympics
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Team Slovenia's Benjamin Savsek enjoys his gold medal run in the Men's Canoe Slalom Final at Kasai Canoe Slalom Centre on July 26.

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Adam Peaty 2021 Olympics
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Adam Peaty of Team Great Britain makes waves to celebrate his Men's 100m Breaststroke Final win at Tokyo Aquatics Centre on July 26.

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Vincent Hancock 2021 Olympics
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Team USA's gold medalist Vincent Hancock takes a selfie with his coach following his Skeet Men's Finals win at the Asaka Shooting Range on July 26.

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Jacquelyn Young, Stefanie Dolson, Kelsey Plum, and Allisha Gray of Team United States celebrate victory and winning the gold medal in the 3x3 Basketball competition
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Team USA's Jacquelyn Young, Stefanie Dolson, Kelsey Plum and Allisha Gray embrace as they win gold in the 3x3 Basketball competition at Aomi Urban Sports Park on July 28.

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Georgia's Lasha Bekauri celebrates winning the judo men's -90kg gold medal bout against Germany's Eduard Trippel during the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games
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Team Georgia's Lasha Bekauri soaks in his judo men's -90kg gold medal win against Germany's Eduard Trippel at the Nippon Budokan on July 28.

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Katie Ledecky of Team United States reacts after winning the gold medal in the Women's 1500m Freestyle Final
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USA swim star Katie Ledecky earns gold in the Women's 1500m Freestyle Final at Tokyo Aquatics Centre on July 28.

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Jerry Tuwai of Team Fiji reacts on the final whistle following victory in the Rugby Sevens Men's Gold Medal match
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Jerry Tuwai of Team Fiji falls to his knees following his team's victory in the Rugby Sevens Men's Gold Medal match between New Zealand and Fiji at Tokyo Stadium on July 28.

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James Guy of Great Britain is overcome with emotion after winning the gold medal in the 4x200m freestyle relay
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Great Britain's James Guy gets overcome with emotion after winning the gold medal in the 4x200m freestyle relay at the Tokyo Aquatics Centre on July 28.

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South Korea's Gu Bongil celebrates scoring a point against Italy's Luca Curatoli in the men's sabre team gold medal bout
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South Korea's Gu Bongil celebrates scoring a point against Italy's Luca Curatoli in the men's sabre team gold medal bout at the Makuhari Messe Hall on July 28.

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Daiki Hashimoto of Team Japan celebrates winning gold during the Men's All-Around Final
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Gymnast Daiki Hashimoto of Team Japan brings home the gold during the Men's All-Around Final at Ariake Gymnastics Centre on July 28.

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Ancuta Bodnar and Simona Radis of Romania celebrate Gold Medal for Women's Double Sculls
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Team Romania's Ancuta Bodnar and Simona Radis raise their hands in victory after winning the gold for Women's Double Sculls at Sea Forest Waterway on July 28.

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Zongyuan Wang and Siyi Xie of Team China celebrate winning gold during the Men's Synchronised 3m Springboard final
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Zongyuan Wang and Siyi Xie of Team China cheer as they win gold during the Men's Synchronized 3m Springboard final at Tokyo Aquatics Centre on July 28.

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Athletes react to winning gold
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Team USA's Caleb Dressel is in shock as he wins gold in the Men's 100 meter freestyle final at Tokyo Aquatics Centre on July 29.

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Athletes react to winning gold
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Federica Cesarini and Valentina Rodini of Team Italy are stunned after winning the gold medal during the Lightweight Women's Double Sculls Final A at Sea Forest Waterway on July 29.

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Athletes react to winning gold
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Fintan Mccarthy and Paul O'Donovan of Team Ireland win the Lightweight Men's Double Sculls Final A at Sea Forest Waterway on July 29.

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Athletes react to winning gold
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Gold medalists Martin Sinkovic and Valent Sinkovic of Team Croatia take top prize in the Men's Pair Final A at Sea Forest Waterway on July 29.

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Athletes react to winning gold
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Team Japan's Aaron Wolf gets emotional after winning gold at the Men -100 kg Final at the Nippon Budokan on July 29.

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Athletes react to winning gold
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Team USA's Sunisa Lee wins the gold medal in the Women's All-Around Final at Ariake Gymnastics Centre on July 29.

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Team USA's Carissa Moore wraps herself in the American flag after winning the women's Surfing gold medal final at Tsurigasaki Surfing Beach July 27.

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USA's Valarie Allman jumps for joy after winning the gold medal in the Women's Discus Final at Olympic Stadium on August 2.

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Team Netherlands' Sifan Hassan lays on the track after placing first in the Women's 5000 metres Final at Olympic Stadium on August 2.

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Cuba's Mijain Lopez Nunez raises his arms in triumph after defeating Georgia's Iakobi Kajaia in the men's greco-roman 130kg wrestling final match at the Makuhari Messe on August 2.

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Bronze medallist Ana Peleteiro of Spain and gold medallist Yulimar Rojas of Venezuela soak in their wins following the women's triple jump final at the Olympic Stadium on August 1.

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Gold medalist Mutaz Essa Barshim of Team Qatar takes a victory lap around the track following the Men's High Jump Final at Olympic Stadium on August 1.

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Brazil's Rebeca Andrade raises her flag with pride after winning gold in the vault event of the artistic gymnastics women's vault final at the Ariake Gymnastics Centre on August 1.

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Gianmarco Tamberi of Italy drops to his knees after earning gold in the Men's High Jump Final at Olympic Stadium on August 1.

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Italy's Lamont Marcell Jacobs celebrates his gold with the Italian flag following the Men's 100m Final at Olympic Stadium on August 1.

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Indonesia's Apriyani Rahayu and Greysia Polii embrace after winning their women's doubles badminton gold medals at the Musashino Forest Sports Plaza on August 2.

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China's Wenwen Li celebrates gold with a heart following the Women's +87kg Group A Weightlifting at Tokyo international Forum on August 2.

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Jasmine Camacho Quinn of Puerto Rico wins the Women's 100m Hurdles Final at the Olympic Stadium on August 2.

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Liu Yang of China sheds a tear as he celebrates after winning the gold medal in the Mens Rings Final at Ariake Gymnastics Centre on August 2.

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Soufiane Elbakkali of Morocco wins the gold medal after the Men's 3000m Steeplechase at Olympic Stadium on August 2.

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Anita Wlodarczyk
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Poland's Anita Wlodarczyk wears Olympic-themed glasses to celebrate winning gold in the Women's Hammer Throw Final at Olympic Stadium on August 3.

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Roniel Iglesias
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Team Cuba's Roniel Iglesias falls to his knees after winning the gold medal against Pat McCormack of Team Great Britain during the Men's Welter (63-69kg) final at Kokugikan Arena on August 3.

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Chenchen Guan
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Gold medalist Chenchen Guan of Team China waves to the crowd of athlete spectators after her big win at Ariake Gymnastics Centre on August 3.

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Malaika Mihambo

Malaika Mihambo of Team Germany jumps with her country's flag after winning the gold medal in the Women's Long Jump Final at Olympic Stadium on August 3.

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Dylan Fletcher and Stuart Bithell
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Dylan Fletcher (right) and Stuart Bithell of Team Great Britain raise their fists in victory as they win gold in the Men's Skiff 49er class at Enoshima Yacht Harbour on August 3.

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Athing Mu

USA's Athing Mu is all smiles after winning gold in the women's 800m final at the Olympic Stadium on August 3.

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Tamyra Marianna Stock Mensah
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Tamyra Mensah-Stock of Team USA defeats Blessing Oborududu of Team Nigeria to win wrestling gold following the Women's Freestyle 68kg Gold Medal Match at Makuhari Messe Hall on August 3.

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Xie Siyi
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Gold medallist China's Xie Siyi points to the sky as he steps up to the podium after winning the men's 3m springboard diving final at the Tokyo Aquatics Centre on August 3.

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Sena Irie
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Japan's Sena Irie is overcome with emotion after winning gold at boxing at Kokugikan arena on August 3.

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Karsten Warholm
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Norway's Karsten Warholm is in disblief after winning the gold medal in the Men's 400m Hurdles Final at Olympic Stadium on August 3.

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Viktor Axelsen
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Viktor Axelsen of Denmark falls to the ground after winning the men's singles gold medal badminton match between Chen Long of China and Viktor Axelsen of Denmark on August 2.

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Italy's Simone Consonni is in shock after winning gold and setting a new world record in the men's track cycling team pursuit finals at Izu Velodrome on August 4.

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Japan's silver medalist Kokona Hiraki (left) and gold medalist Sakura Yosozumi (right) celebrate their wins during the women's park final at Ariake Sports Park Skateboarding on August 4.

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Andre de Grasse of Team Canada wins gold in the Men's 200m Final at Olympic Stadium on August 4.

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Team Georgia's Lasha Talakhadze gets emotional after lifting 265kg to break the world record and win gold during the Weightlifting - Men's +109kg Group A at Tokyo International Forum on August 4.

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Kenya's Emmanuel Kipkurui Korir celebrates winning gold alongside silver medal winner Ferguson Cheruiyot Rotich after the Men's 800m Final at Olympic Stadium on August 4.

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Hannah Mills (left) and Eilidh McIntyre (right) of Team Great Britain jump into the water after winning gold in the Women's 470 class medal race at Enoshima Yacht Harbour on August 4.

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Team Uganda's Peruth Chemutai soaks in her gold medal in the Women's 3000m Steeplechase Final at Olympic Stadium on August 4.

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Jonathan Milan of Team Italy is congratulated by his coach Marco Villa after winning the gold medal and setting a new World record during the Men's cycling team pursuit finals at Izu Velodrome on August 4.

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Gold medalist Ana Marcela Cunha of Team Brazil sheds tears after winning gold in the Women's 10km Marathon Swimming at Odaiba Marine Park on August 4.

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Japan's Yukako Kawai gets emotional after winning her gold medal in the women's freestyle 62kg wrestling competition at the Makuhari Messe on August 4.

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Team Belgium
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Team Belgium celebrates their victory in the Men's Gold Medal match between Australia at Oi Hockey Stadium on August 5.

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Sandra Sanchez
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Sandra Sanchez of Spain wins the first-ever Karate gold medal at Nippon Budokan on August 5.

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Hongchan Quan
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Team China's Hongchan Quan gets lifted up in the air after winning gold in the Women's 10m Platform Final at Tokyo Aquatics Centre on August 5.

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David Taylor
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USA's David Taylor wins gold against Hassan Yazdani of Iran during the Men's Freestyle 86kg wrestling final match on August 5.

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Massimo Stano
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Massimo Stano of Team Italy wins gold in the Men's 20km Race Walk Final at Sapporo Odori Park on August 5.

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Shanne Braspennincx
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Team Netherlands' Shanne Braspennincx wins the gold medal following the Women's Keirin final at Izu Velodrome on August 5.

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Florent van Aubel
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Florent van Aubel of Team Belgium celebrates after scoring the team's first goal during the Men's Gold Medal match between Australia at Oi Hockey Stadium on August 5.

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Steven Gardiner

Steven Gardiner of Team Bahamas soaks in his gold medal win at the Men's 400m Final at Olympic Stadium on August 5.

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Nafissatou Thiam
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Nafissatou Thiam of Team Belgium reacts after winning the gold medal in the Women's Heptathlon alongside Annie Kunz of Team United States at Olympic Stadium on August 5.

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Miho Nonaka
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Silver medallist Miho Nonaka of Japan (left) , bronze medallist Akiyo Noguchi of Japan (right) and gold medallist Janja Garnbret of Slovenia (center) celebrate after competing in the Women's Sport Climbing Lead Final.

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Jovana Prekovic
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Serbia's Jovana Prekovic reacts as she wins the gold medal in the Women's Kumite -61kg Final in the karate competition.

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Faith Kipyegon
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Faith Kipyegon of Team Kenya reacts after winning the gold medal during the Women's 1500m Final.

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Joshua Cheptegei

Team Uganda's Joshua Cheptegei reacts to winning the gold medal during the Men's 5000m Final.

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Luigi Busa
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Italy's Luigi Busa reacts to winning the gold medal in the Men's Kumite -75kg karate competition.

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Liu Shiying
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Liu Shiying of Team China celebrates with the national flag after winning gold in the Women's Javelin Final.

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Shaunae Miller-Uibo
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Shaunae Miller-Uibo of Team Bahamas celebrates after winning the gold medal in the Women's 400m Final.

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April Ross and Alix Klineman
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April Ross and Alix Klineman of Team USA cheer after winning Gold in Beach Volleyball.

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Zaurbek Sidakov
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Team ROC's Zaurbek Sidakov reacts to his gold medal victory in the Men's 74kg Freestyle Wrestling Final.

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Peres Jepchirchir of Team Kenya celebrates as she crosses the finish line to win the gold medal in the Women's Marathon Final on day fifteen of the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games at Sapporo Odori Park on August 7, 2021 in Sapporo, Japan.
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Peres Jepchirchir of Team Kenya celebrates as she crosses the finish line to win the gold medal in the Women's Marathon Final.

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Yuan Cao of Team China reacts after winning the gold medal in the Men's 10m Platform Final on day fifteen of the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games at Tokyo Aquatics Centre on August 07, 2021 in Tokyo, Japan.
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Yuan Cao of Team China reacts after winning the gold medal in the Men's 10m Platform Final.

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Mariya Lasitskene of Team ROC reacts after winning the gold medal in the Women's High Jump final during the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games at Olympic Stadium in Tokyo, Japan on August 07, 2021.
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Mariya Lasitskene of Team ROC reacts after winning the gold medal in the Women's High Jump.

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Jayson Tatum #10 of the USA Men's National Team reacts to a play during the Gold Medal Game of the 2020 Tokyo Olympics at the Saitama Super Arena on August 7, 2021 in Tokyo, Japan
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Jayson Tatum of USA Men's National Basketball Team has a moment during the Gold Medal Game of the 2020 Tokyo Olympics.

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Britain's Jason Kenny reacts after winning gold in the men's track cycling keirin final during the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games at Izu Velodrome in Izu, Japan, on August 8, 2021.
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Britain's Jason Kenny waves after winning gold in the Men's Track Cycling Keirin Final during the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games.

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Jakob Ingebrigtsen of Norway reacts after winning the gold medal in the Men's 1500m Final during the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games at Olympic Stadium in Tokyo, Japan on August 07, 2021.
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Jakob Ingebrigtsen of Norway is stunned after winning the gold medal in the Men's 1500m Final.

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Team Bulgaria reacts after winning the gold medal during the Group All-Around Final at Ariake Gymnastics Centre on August 08, 2021 in Tokyo, Japan
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Team Bulgaria reacts after winning the gold medal during the Rhythmic Gymastics the Group All-Around Final.

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Players of Team United States react after defeating Team Brazil during the Women's Gold Medal Match on day sixteen of the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games at Ariake Arena on August 08, 2021 in Tokyo, Japan
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Team USA's women's volleyball team reacts after defeating Team Brazil during the Women's Gold Medal Match, winning their very first gold medal.

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Kelsey Robinson #23 and Justine Wong-Orantes #4 of Team United States react after defeating Team Brazil during the Women's Gold Medal Match on day sixteen of the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games at Ariake Arena on August 08, 2021 in Tokyo, Japan
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Kelsey Robinson and Justine Wong-Orantes react after Team USA wins their first gold medal in Women's Volleyball.

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Allyson Felix of the USA reacts after winning the gold medal in the Women's 4 x 400m Realy Final during the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games at Olympic Stadium in Tokyo, Japan on August 07, 2021.
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Allyson Felix of the USA looks up after winning the gold medal with her team in the Women's 4x400m Relay Final. Felix now has 11 medals, making her the most decorated American track-and-field athlete in Olympic history.

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Earvin Ngapeth #9 of Team France reacts with team mates after defeating Team ROC during the Men's Gold Medal Match on day fifteen of the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games at Ariake Arena on August 07, 2021 in Tokyo, Japan.
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Team France reacts after defeating Team ROC to win gold in Men's Volleyball.

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Egypt's Feryal Abdelaziz reacts as she beats Azerbaijan's Iryna Zaretska to win the gold medal in the women's kumite +61kg final of the karate competition during the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games at the Nippon Budokan in Tokyo on August 7, 2021.
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Egypt's Feryal Abdelaziz reacts as she wins the gold medal in Women's Kumite Final of the Karate Competition.

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Eliud Kipchoge of Team Kenya celebrates after winning the gold medal in the Men's Marathon Final on day sixteen of the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games at Sapporo Odori Park on August 08, 2021 in Sapporo, Japan.
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Eliud Kipchoge of Team Kenya celebrates after winning the gold medal in the Men's Marathon Final.

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Players of Team Canada celebrate following their team's victory in the penalty shoot out in the Women's Gold Medal Match between Canada and Sweden on day fourteen of the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games at International Stadium Yokohama on August 06, 2021 in Yokohama, Kanagawa, Japan
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Players of Team Canada's Women's Soccer Team celebrate following their victory in the penalty shoot-out in the Women's Gold Medal Match between Canada and Sweden.

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Busenaz Surmeneli of Team Turkey celebrates victory and winning a gold medal as Hong Gu of Team China reacts to defeat and winning a silver medal during the Women's Welter (64-69kg) Final bout between Busenaz Surmeneli of Team Turkey and Hong Gu of Team China on day fifteen of the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games at Kokugikan Arena on August 07, 2021 in Tokyo, Japan.
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Busenaz Surmeneli of Team Turkey wins the gold medal in the Women's Welter (64-69kg) Final after competing against Hong Gu of Team China.

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Dani Alves of Team Brazil celebrates their side's victory after the Men's Gold Medal Match between Team Brazil and Team Spain on day fifteen of the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games at International Stadium Yokohama on August 07, 2021 in Yokohama, Kanagawa, Japan
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Dani Alves of Team Brazil celebrates victory after the Men's Gold Medal Soccer Match between Team Brazil and Team Spain.

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Players of Brazil (yellow jersey) react after winning the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games football competition men's gold medal match by defeating Spain 2-1 in extra time at Yokohama International Stadium in Yokohama, Japan, on August 7, 2021
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As did the rest of Team Brazil, who fell to the ground following their win.

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