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Basketball 3x3-Latvia men beat ROC to win first ever gold medal

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Tokyo 2020 Olympics - Basketball 3x3 - Men - Finals - The Russian Olympic Committee v Latvia - Aomi Urban Sports Park, Tokyo Japan - July 28, 2021. Players of Latvia celebrate victory after the match. REUTERS/Andrew Boyers

TOKYO, July 28 (Reuters) - The Latvia men's team defeated the Russian Olympic Committee 21-18 on Wednesday to claim the first ever Olympic gold medal in 3x3 basketball.

Reporting by Rocky Swift, editing by Ed Osmond

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