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WATCH LIVE: U.S. fencer Homer competes for gold in individual sabre

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Having won three Olympic medals in the history of the men’s individual sabre event, the United States is assured of its fourth medal thanks to Daryl Homer.

The only question now is whether or not Homer, who advanced with a 15-14 win over Iran’s Mojtaba Abedini in the semifinals, can win the nation’s first-ever gold medal in the event. Homer, a native of the Bronx who took up the sport in a program established by Peter Westbrook, America’s last medalist in the men’s individual sabre, faces Aron Szilagyi of Hungary in the gold medal bout.

WATCH LIVE: Men’s individual sabre gold medal bout — 6:45 p.m. Eastern

Fellow American Eli Dershwitz was eliminated from the competition in the Round of 32 by Belgium’s Seppe van Holsbeke. The gold medal bout is scheduled to begin at approximately 6:45 p.m., and it is available at and on the NBC Sports app.

Simone Biles adds new title: gymnastics teacher

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You may never be able to flip like Simone Biles, but you can learn from the world’s greatest gymnast via online videos.

Biles announced her latest title — gymnastics instructor — via, where she teaches the sport’s fundamentals in a series of videos. A single class is $90. An annual plan is $180 for a multiple sports and games with famed instructors like Stephen Curry.

The gymnastics classes include basics and advanced skills on all four apparatuses — balance beam, floor exercise, uneven bars and vault — as well as Biles reviewing footage of her own eponymous skills.

Biles just won her sixth U.S. all-around title while debuting two new skills — a double-double dismount off the balance beam and a triple-double floor pass. She has now won 20 straight all-arounds dating to 2013 and will go for her sixth world all-around title in October.

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USOPC proposes more athletes on board as part of overhaul

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DENVER (AP) — The U.S. Olympic and Paralympic Committee is proposing an increase in athlete representation on its board and a recasting of its mission statement to include the job of promoting athletes’ well-being.

These changes are part of a proposal, released Monday, to rewrite the USOPC bylaws.

The rewrite comes 20 days after federal lawmakers — looking for a shake-up in the wake of the sex-abuse scandal that has tainted the U.S. Olympic movement — proposed their own drastic overhaul of the law governing the USOPC.

The USOPC portrayed its proposals as merely a first step, and, indeed, the measures lack many of Congress’ more aggressive proposals.

But they would heed athletes’ calls for more representation, by increasing their makeup on the board from 20% to 33%.

They would also change the mission statement to read: “empower Team USA athletes to achieve sustained competitive excellence and well-being,” where previously the well-being part was not mentioned.

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