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    Phelps protégé Chase Kalisz bags first US gold in Tokyo Games

    Jul 25, 2021

    CHASE Kalisz has won the first American medal of the Tokyo Games, taking gold on Sunday in the men’s 400-meter individual medley.

    Jay Litherland made it a 1-2 finish for the powerhouse US team, rallying on the freestyle leg to take the silver. Brendon Smith of Australia claimed the bronze.

    Kalisz, a protege and former training partner of Olympic great Michael Phelps, touched first in four minutes, 9.42 seconds.

    Litherland was next in 4:10.28, just ahead of Smith (4:10.38).

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