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Bolt captures gold No. 9, bids adieu to Olympics

In semifinals, the USA men play Italy in volleyball and Spain in basketball.

Gold medalists from Team USA celebrate during the medal ceremony after the women's basketball competition on Day 15 of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games at Carioca Arena 1.

So far, there's only one opponent that can really beat Bolt - and that's time.

Great Britain's Mo Farah won the Olympic 5,000 metres gold medal to complete the distance double-double, having won the 10,000m earlier in the week after claiming both titles in 2012.

In the other semifinal, Australia plays Serbia. Poor defensive efforts were responsible for both of those results, but then team US held Argentina to 78 points in the quarterfinals and Spain to 76 in the semifinals (though it managed only 82 in that contest). What a privilege to see this man collect a fourth Olympic medal in style. She was recruited to try triathlon seven years ago and is now the top woman in the sport. Another victory and she'll become the United State's first-ever two-time Olympic boxing gold medalist.

Shields, 21, who grew up in Flint, Mich., also beat Fontijin back in May to win her second consecutive world championship. Women's boxing was added to the Olympics in 2012.

She is the first American boxer to win back-to-back golds at the Olympics.

The Swedish team is getting a reputation as a giant-killer in Rio.

Italy will take on Brazil for the gold. Gold, silver, bronze. The atmosphere has been brilliant.

What are the Summer Olympics going to be like without Usain Bolt in the blocks? And Germany beat Sweden 2-1 for the nation's first Olympic gold in women's soccer, a title the US women were expected to win.

Mountain biking begins with the women's medal race, and the deep field includes world champion Annika Langvad of Denmark, Switzerland's Jolanda Neff and Canada's Catherine Pendrel. Officials in the city also said that one or more of the Olympians broke mirrors and damaged other things in a bathroom at the gas station. The British won 67 medals in Rio, 27 of them gold. He closed out the Rio Games with a lifetime total of 28 medals - 23 gold, 3 silver and 2 bronze.

"The atmosphere at the GB house has been incredible in the village", said Mo Farah, who won gold for Britain in the 5,000- and 10,000-meter races to match the feat he pulled off at London in 2012.

The United States didn't qualify in team handball, men's or women's, and hasn't in quite some time.

Bolt romped in the 200 meters Thursday night, but finished in 19.78 seconds, .59 short of his own world record. A victory would give Brazil the only trophy it hasn't won in soccer.