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ATLANTA 1996 OLYMPICS

July 21, 1996

SHOOTING

Renata Mauer of Poland, who had been in third place until the final round, won the Games' first gold medal, in the 10-meter air rifle.

WATER POLO

Defending gold medalist Italy proved too much for the U.S. to handle, winning, 10-7, by scoring six of the last eight goals.

VOLLEYBALL

The U.S. women, backed by a raucous crowd, trounced Ukraine, 15-8, 15-5, 15-11, as Tara Cross-Battle had a match-high 16 kills.

JUDO

David Khakhaleichvili, the defending heavyweight champion, was disqualified when he went to the wrong venue for his weigh-in.

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