Read the Beforeitsnews.com story here. Advertise at Before It's News here.
Profile image
By Atlas Shrugs (Reporter)
Contributor profile | More stories
Story Views
Now:
Last hour:
Last 24 hours:
Total:

AP Predicts Israel To Win 7 medals in Tokyo, Including Gold in Men’s Gymnastics

% of readers think this story is Fact. Add your two cents.


Here is hoping that Israel wins BIG in Tokyo. All decent people should cheer for this beleaguered democracy.

AP predicts Israel to win 7 medals in Tokyo, including gold in men’s gymnastics

Predictions include first place for Artem Dolgopyat, silver for Lonah Chemtai Salpeter in women’s marathon and for Sagi Muki in judo, as well as 4 bronzes

By Times of Israel, July 21, 2021

The Associated Press published its full list of predictions for medals at the Tokyo Olympics, which begin this week, including a projected seven medals for Israel.

Israel was predicted to win gold in the floor exercise of men’s artistic gymnastics, which would be the country’s second in its history.

The agency also betted on silver medals for athletes from the Jewish state in the women’s marathon and in a judo category, as well as bronze medals for Israel’s national baseball team, its group rhythmic gymnastics, and more.

Israel has won a total of nine medals to date, and has never snagged more than two in the same Games.

But analysts and observers are more optimistic this year, as Israel has managed to put together its largest delegation ever by far — 90 athletes, surpassing the previous record of 47 in Rio 2016.

Below are the predictions for Israeli medals at the 2020 Games. The full list of predictions can be found here.

ARTISTIC GYMNASTICS: Floor Exercise, Men

Gold: Artem Dolgopyat, Israel

Silver: Nikita Nagornyy, ROC

Bronze: Xiao Ruoteng, China

Israeli runner Lonah Chemtai Salpeter competes in the women’s marathon at the World Athletics Championships in Doha, Qatar, September 28, 2019. (AP Photo/Martin Meissner)

MARATHON: Women

Gold: Brigid Kosgei, Kenya

Silver: Lonah Chemtai Salpeter, Israel

Bronze: Mizuki Matsuda, Japan

JUDO: Men’s -81 kg

Gold: Matthias Casse, Belgium

Silver: Sagi Muki, Israel

Bronze: Takanori Nagase, Japan; Tato Grigalashvili, Georgia

BASEBALL

Gold: Japan

Silver: United States

Bronze: Israel

RHYTHMIC GYMNASTICS: Group

Gold: ROC

Silver: Bulgaria

Bronze: Israel

All-Around

Gold: Dina Averina, ROC

Silver: Arina Averina, ROC

Bronze: Linoy Ashram, Israel



Source: https://gellerreport.com/2021/07/ap-predicts-israel-to-win-7-medals-in-tokyo-including-gold-in-mens-gymnastics.html/


Before It’s News® is a community of individuals who report on what’s going on around them, from all around the world.

Anyone can join.
Anyone can contribute.
Anyone can become informed about their world.

"United We Stand" Click Here To Create Your Personal Citizen Journalist Account Today, Be Sure To Invite Your Friends.

Please Help Support BeforeitsNews by trying our Natural Health Products below!


Order by Phone at 888-809-8385 or online at https://mitocopper.com M - F 9am to 5pm EST

Order by Phone at 888-388-7003 or online at https://www.herbanomic.com M - F 9am to 5pm EST

Order by Phone at 888-388-7003 or online at https://www.herbanomics.com M - F 9am to 5pm EST


Humic & Fulvic Trace Minerals Complex - Nature's most important supplement! Vivid Dreams again!

HNEX HydroNano EXtracellular Water - Improve immune system health and reduce inflammation

Ultimate Clinical Potency Curcumin - Natural pain relief, reduce inflammation and so much more.

MitoCopper - Bioavailable Copper destroys pathogens and gives you more energy. (See Blood Video)
Oxy Powder - Natural Colon Cleanser!  Cleans out toxic buildup with oxygen! 
Nascent Iodine - Promotes detoxification, mental focus and thyroid health.
Smart Meter Cover -  Reduces Smart Meter radiation by 96%!  (See Video)

Immusist Beverage Concentrate - Proprietary blend, formulated to reduce inflammation while hydrating and oxygenating the cells.

Report abuse
Loading...

Comments

Your Comments
Question   Razz  Sad   Evil  Exclaim  Smile  Redface  Biggrin  Surprised  Eek   Confused   Cool  LOL   Mad   Twisted  Rolleyes   Wink  Idea  Arrow  Neutral  Cry   Mr. Green

MOST RECENT
Load more ...

SignUp

Login

Newsletter

Email this story
Email this story

If you really want to ban this commenter, please write down the reason:

If you really want to disable all recommended stories, click on OK button. After that, you will be redirect to your options page.