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Highlights

July 24, 1996

BEACH VOLLEYBALL

The California-born sport made its debut with all three U.S. women's teams, led by Nancy Reno and Holly McPeak, dominating play.

TENNIS

Andre Agassi downed Swede Jonas Bjorkman, 7-6 (8-6), 7-6 (7-5), in his debut and Monica Seles routed China's Li Chen, 6-0, 6-4.

WOMEN'S BASKETBALL

Ruthie Bolton made her first five shots and scored 21 points and Lisa Leslie added 12 as the U.S. team rolled past Ukraine, 98-65.

MEN'S VOLLEYBALL

Team USA avenged a loss to Argentina in the Pan American Games with a 15-7, 15-8, 15-11 victory to improve to 2-0 in pool play.

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