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Photo: Maddie Meyer/Getty Images

American swimming star Caeleb Dressel has already won three gold medals in Tokyo. On the last full day of indoor swimming at this year's Olympic Games, he will get a shot at one more.

The big picture: Dressel broke the world record in the men's 100-meter butterfly in Tokyo on Saturday. He won the men's 100m butterfly and 4x100m freestyle relay earlier in the week.

  • He will swim in the men's 50m freestyle on Sunday in Tokyo.
When to watch...
  • 50m freestyle:
    • Final - July 31 at 9:30 p.m. ET
Tokyo results
Previous Olympic medals...

2016 Rio Games:

  • 🥇 - 4x100m freestyle relay
  • 🥇 - 4x100m medley relay
Individual world Records:
  • 50m freestyle, short course (20.16)
  • 100m butterfly, long course (49.45) and short course (47.78)
  • 100m individual medley, short course (49.28)

Go deeper: Full Axios coverage

Editor's note: This article has been updated throughout.

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Aug 28, 2021 - Sports

American swimmer Jessica Long wins 25th career Paralympics gold medal

American gold medalist Jessica Long during the medal ceremony after winning the Women's 200m individual medley SM8 final at the Tokyo Paralympic Games on Saturday. Photo: Buda Mendes/Getty Images

American swimmer Jessica Long has won her 25th Paralympic gold medal —triumphing in the 200-meter individual medley SM8 at the Tokyo Games on Saturday.

The big picture: The win marks the bi-lateral amputee's fourth-straight Paralympic Games gold medal in her signature event. Long was 12 years old when she won her first three Paralympic golds, at the 2004 Athens Games.

Ina Fried, author of Login
28 mins ago - Technology
Column / Signal Boost

Microsoft's metaverse maneuvering

Illustration: Annelise Capossela/Axios

Microsoft is pitching investors and regulators that its $68 billion Activision Blizzard deal is all about the metaverse, that nebulous buzzword taking the tech world by storm.

What they're saying: By my colleague Stephen Totilo's count, Nadella used the word "metaverse" at least five times in his conference call discussing the deal. Activision Blizzard CEO Bobby Kotick mentioned the metaverse four times, while Microsoft gaming chief Phil Spencer used the term twice.

Women in same-gender partnerships face a double pay gap

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Data: The Hamilton Project; Chart: Kavya Beheraj/Axios

A married female couple will bring home lower wages, on average, than an opposite-gender married couple or a same-gender male couple.

Why it matters: Women in same-gender partnerships can experience (at least) two kinds of discrimination, based on their gender and on their sexual orientation.