Caeleb Dressel Sets an Olympic Record, Wins His First Individual Medal

Caeleb Dressel, the American swimmer, won his first Olympic gold medal for an individual race on Thursday, setting an Olympic record of 47.02 seconds in the 100-meter freestyle and beating out Kyle Chalmers of Australia by six-hundredths of a second. As the announcer blared “new Olympic record,” Dressel turned and looked at the time and, beaming, climbed up on the

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