Rio 2016 gold medal winners: Day 2

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Athletes from around the globe have traveled to Rio with the universal goal to win a gold medal. Check out the gold medalists from day 2 of the 2016 Rio Olympics.

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<p>Michael Phelps (USA) of USA, Caeleb Dressel (USA) of USA, Nathan Adrian (USA) of USA and Ryan Held (USA) of USA pose with their gold medals. REUTERS/Marcos Brindicci </p>
Michael Phelps, Caeleb Dressel, Nathan Adrian, and Ryan Held | USA | Swimming

Michael Phelps (USA) of USA, Caeleb Dressel (USA) of USA, Nathan Adrian (USA) of USA and Ryan Held (USA) of USA pose with their gold medals. REUTERS/Marcos Brindicci

<p>Katie Ledecky of the United States celebrates winning gold and setting a new world record in the Women’s 400m Freestyle Final on Day 2 of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games at the Olympic Aquatics Stadium on August 7, 2016 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. (Photo by Julian Finney/Getty Images) </p>
Katie Ledecky | USA | Swimming

Katie Ledecky of the United States celebrates winning gold and setting a new world record in the Women’s 400m Freestyle Final on Day 2 of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games at the Olympic Aquatics Stadium on August 7, 2016 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. (Photo by Julian Finney/Getty Images)

<p>Adam Peaty of Great Britain celebrates winning gold and setting a new world record in the Men’s 100m Breaststroke Final on Day 2 of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games at the Olympic Aquatics Stadium on August 7, 2016 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. (Photo by Ryan Pierse/Getty Images) </p>
Adam Peaty | Great Britain | Swimming

Adam Peaty of Great Britain celebrates winning gold and setting a new world record in the Men’s 100m Breaststroke Final on Day 2 of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games at the Olympic Aquatics Stadium on August 7, 2016 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. (Photo by Ryan Pierse/Getty Images)

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<p>Gold medalists Hyejin Chang, Choi Mi-sun, Ki Bo-Bae (L-R) of South Korea pose at a victory ceremony for the women’s team archery event at the Rio 2016 Summer Olympic Games, at Sambodromo. Valery Sharifulin/TASS (Photo by Valery SharifulinTASS via Getty Images) </p>
Hyejin Chang, Choi Mi-sun, Ki Bo-Bae | South Korea | Archery

Gold medalists Hyejin Chang, Choi Mi-sun, Ki Bo-Bae (L-R) of South Korea pose at a victory ceremony for the women’s team archery event at the Rio 2016 Summer Olympic Games, at Sambodromo. Valery Sharifulin/TASS (Photo by Valery SharifulinTASS via Getty Images)

<p>Fabio Basile of Italy performs a flip as he celebrates winning the gold medal against Baul An of Korea during the Men’s -66kg gold medal final on Day 2 of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games at Carioca Arena 2 on August 7, 2016 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. (Photo by Laurence Griffiths/Getty Images) </p>
Fabio Basile | Italy | Judo

Fabio Basile of Italy performs a flip as he celebrates winning the gold medal against Baul An of Korea during the Men’s -66kg gold medal final on Day 2 of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games at Carioca Arena 2 on August 7, 2016 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. (Photo by Laurence Griffiths/Getty Images)

<p>Tingmao Shi and Minxia Wu of China compete in the Women’s Diving Synchronised 3m Springboard Final on Day 2 of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games at Maria Lenk Aquatics Centre on August 7, 2016 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. (Photo by Clive Rose/Getty Images) </p>
Tingmao Shi and Minxia Wu | China | Synchronised diving

Tingmao Shi and Minxia Wu of China compete in the Women’s Diving Synchronised 3m Springboard Final on Day 2 of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games at Maria Lenk Aquatics Centre on August 7, 2016 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. (Photo by Clive Rose/Getty Images)

<p>Sarah Sjostrom of Sweden competes in the second Semifinal of the Women’s 100m Butterfly on Day 1 of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games at the Olympic Aquatics Stadium on August 6, 2016 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images) </p>
Sarah Sjostrom | Sweden | Swimming

Sarah Sjostrom of Sweden competes in the second Semifinal of the Women’s 100m Butterfly on Day 1 of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games at the Olympic Aquatics Stadium on August 6, 2016 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

<p>Qingquan Long of China celebrates during the Men’s 56kg Group A weightlifting contest on Day 2 of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games at Riocentro – Pavilion 2 on August 7, 2016 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. (Photo by Lars Baron/Getty Images) </p>
Long Qingquan | China | Weightlifting

Qingquan Long of China celebrates during the Men’s 56kg Group A weightlifting contest on Day 2 of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games at Riocentro – Pavilion 2 on August 7, 2016 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. (Photo by Lars Baron/Getty Images)

<p>Gold medalist Daniele Garozzo of Italy celebrates on the podium during the medal ceremony for the Men’s Individual Foil Final on Day 2 of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games at Carioca Arena 3 on August 7, 2016 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. (Photo by Alex Livesey/Getty Images) </p>
Daniele Garozzo | Italy | Fencing

Gold medalist Daniele Garozzo of Italy celebrates on the podium during the medal ceremony for the Men’s Individual Foil Final on Day 2 of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games at Carioca Arena 3 on August 7, 2016 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. (Photo by Alex Livesey/Getty Images)

<p>Zhang Mengxue of China holds her gold medal during the award ceremony for the women’s 10-meter air pistol event at Olympic Shooting Center at the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Sunday, Aug. 7, 2016. Zhang won the gold medal. Batsarashkina won the silver medal and Korakaki finished with the bronze. (AP Photo/Eugene Hoshiko) </p>
Zhang Mengxue | China | Air pistol

Zhang Mengxue of China holds her gold medal during the award ceremony for the women’s 10-meter air pistol event at Olympic Shooting Center at the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Sunday, Aug. 7, 2016. Zhang won the gold medal. Batsarashkina won the silver medal and Korakaki finished with the bronze. (AP Photo/Eugene Hoshiko)

<p>Majlinda Kelmendi of Kosovo celebrates winning the gold medal as Odette Giuffrida of Italy looks dejected during the Women’s -52kg gold medal final on Day 2 of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games at Carioca Arena 2 on August 7, 2016 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. (Photo by Laurence Griffiths/Getty Images) </p>
Majlinda Kelmendi | Kosovo | Judo

Majlinda Kelmendi of Kosovo celebrates winning the gold medal as Odette Giuffrida of Italy looks dejected during the Women’s -52kg gold medal final on Day 2 of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games at Carioca Arena 2 on August 7, 2016 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. (Photo by Laurence Griffiths/Getty Images)

<p>Gold medalist Anna van der Breggen of the Netherlands celebrates on the podium following the Women’s Road Race on Day 2 of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games at Fort Copacabana on August 7, 2016 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. (Photo by Matthias Hangst/Getty Images) </p>
Anna van der Breggen | Netherlands | Road race

Gold medalist Anna van der Breggen of the Netherlands celebrates on the podium following the Women’s Road Race on Day 2 of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games at Fort Copacabana on August 7, 2016 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. (Photo by Matthias Hangst/Getty Images)

<p>Catherine Skinner of Australia reacts to winning the Women’s Trap event during the shooting competition on Day 2 of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games at the Olympic Shooting Centre on August 7, 2016 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. (Photo by Sam Greenwood/Getty Images) </p>
Catherine Skinner | Australia | Shooting

Catherine Skinner of Australia reacts to winning the Women’s Trap event during the shooting competition on Day 2 of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games at the Olympic Shooting Centre on August 7, 2016 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. (Photo by Sam Greenwood/Getty Images)

<p>Hsu Shu-Ching, of Taiwan, competes in the women’s 53kg weightlifting competition at the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Sunday, Aug. 7, 2016. (AP Photo/Mike Groll) </p>
Hsu Shu-Ching | Chinese Taipei | Weightlifting

Hsu Shu-Ching, of Taiwan, competes in the women’s 53kg weightlifting competition at the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Sunday, Aug. 7, 2016. (AP Photo/Mike Groll)

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