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Welcome to the Kiwi Kids News daily round up of the Tokyo Olympic Games. These Olympics will see round 11,000 athletes from 205 nations competing in the 339 events on offer, across 33 sports. New Zealand has a team of 211 athletes competing.

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KIWI ATHLETES IN ACTION – 22nd July

Football (Men) Group B – Game 1 v Korea

Men’s Football

Our men’s football team – the Oly Whites – have had an excellent win against South Korea.

New Zealand won 1-0 with Chris Wood scoring in the 71st minute.

This is New Zealand’s first Olympic football win. In the past The Oly Whites have managed a draw with China and Egypt respectively.

The Oly Whites next game is against Honduras in Round 2.

Check out the Kiwi Kids News daily round up of the Tokyo Olympic Games. These Olympics will see round 11,000 athletes from 205 nations competing in the 339 events on offer, across 33 sports. New Zealand has a team of 211 athletes competing.

Scroll down to see the action from today.

KIWI ATHLETES IN ACTION – 21st July

Football (Women) Group G – Game 1 v Australia

Women’s Football

New Zealand opened their Olympic women’s soccer tournament with a 2-1 loss over Australia this morning.

It started with Australia opening the scoring in the 20th-minute with Yallop. They doubled their lead in the 30th minute with Kerr.

New Zealand narrowed the gap with Gabi Rennie’s goal in stoppage time.

This makes New Zealand 3rd in their group with the USA losing against Sweden.

The group stage continues tomorrow with New Zealand set to play the US.

Earlier today, the Swedes upset the Americans 3-0 at Tokyo Stadium.

See you tomorrow for all the latest New Zealand updates from the Tokyo Games.

This week started with the Chiefs beating the Blues. The Blues were up 19-5 at the half time break but they blew their 14 point lead by letting the Chiefs get 32 points in the second half to lose the match. The score was 37-29.

Then the Brumbies and the Reds had a tight match. The Brumbies finishing out on top with a 3 point lead. The scores were 27-24.

Next was the Sharks battling the Bulls. The score was 23-15. After that the Sunwolves bet the Rebels. The score was 37-26.

Then the Crusaders did a crusaders thing and got a bonus point. They showed their class in the second half by scoring off scrums, mauls and lineouts. The final score was 43-25.

The Stormers kept the Hurricanes scoreless beating them 27-0.

Now last but not least the Jaguars bet the Lions 38-8. The other New Zealand team, the Highlanders had a bye.