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ATLANTA 1996 OLYMPICS / INSIDE THE OLYMPICS | Olympic
Report

Highlights

August 02, 1996

BOXING

It was not a good night for the U.S. boxing team as Rhoshii Wells, Terrance Cauthen and Nate Jones all lost in their semifinals.

BASKETBALL

The Dream Team moved closer to gold-medal reality against Vlade Divac-led Yugoslavia with a 101-73 victory over Australia.

BASEBALL

The expected U.S.-Cuba gold-medal meeting was sidetracked by Japan, which pounded the Americans, 11-2, on five home runs.

TENNIS

Andre Agassi guaranteed himself a new fashion accessory by beating Leander Paes, 7-6 (7-5), 6-3, to advance to gold-medal match.

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