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Highlights

August 01, 1996

SOCCER

Nigeria's Nwankwo Kanu scored to tie Brazil with two minutes to go, then connected in overtime for the stunning semifinal winner.

CYCLING

In the first Olympic road race to allow professionals, the big names finished well back as Switzerland's Pascal Richard won the gold.

YACHTING

Courtenay Becker-Dey won a bronze medal in the Europe class, the first medal in a disappointing regatta for the United States.

SOCCER

It might be time for the U.S. women to get a little publicity when they face China for the gold medal. NBC may give them 30 minutes.

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