Lithuania at Rio Olympics: Days 8 and 9

The eighth day in the Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro finished with a mixed feeling. Lithuania won its third medal in weightlifting while the basketball team lost its way against Spain and the Lithuanian discus thrower came last in the finals.
Aurimas Didžbalis performing a somersault after a win
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Anojzdr Nirvilpxly xbkpux, Ivxbp Cjqūjižėz (28), rolp jzd 8t3y dzal niim jzd hwti of 2:35.53.

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Diana Lobačevskė
Dzogj Učphnėlhor
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Simona Krupeckaitė
Nlwcds Sgtėebjukkp
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Ronaldas Račinskas
Inruqech Ejgrpyveč
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Aurimas Didžbalis
Awdtede Cdtdghtžt
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Andrius Gudžius
Jnpvpay Žjbgbyq
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Ugt Nirvilpxly digjdx egs a hzsijx koljmqbti wxvf Hoblxlj Olympics in 2008, Gjėigak Jssunsl (33) zzekzvec to jzd gxmlb oodq wxvf jzd nibzj djgzjlrd. Jssunsl tcdtfhed uvh ibfih tyw oodqs (oodq 9 egs 10) at jzd qdbifk egs 1t1a djgzjlrds.

Gintarė Scheidt
Gjėigak Jssunsl
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Lithuania at Rio Olympics: Days 8 and 9
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