Simone Biles finishes with bronze: Key moments from Day 11 of the Olympic Games

Each day, ABC News will give you a roundup of key Olympic moments from the day’s events in Tokyo, happening 13 hours ahead of U.S. Eastern Standard Time. After a 12-month delay, the unprecedented 2020 Summer Olympics is taking place without fans or spectators and under a state of emergency due to the coronavirus pandemic.

Simone Biles finishes Tokyo Games with a bronze medal

After previously withdrawing from the team all-around and individual events, Simone Biles rejoined the competition and won the bronze medal in the individual balance beam competition. Biles ended her Olympic events by completing a solid routine, one that did not include any twists and had one minor balance check. Biles is now tied with Shannon Miller as the most decorated U.S. Olympic gymnast with seven medals.

Teammate Sunisa Lee, who won the gold medal in the individual all-around, did not place in the balance beam event.

PHOTO: Simone Biles is seen in action on the balance beam finals on Aug. 3, 2021, in Tokyo, Japan.

PHOTO: Simone Biles of the United States reacts after completing her balance beam routine on Aug. 3, 2021, in Tokyo.

U.S. men’s basketball advances to semifinals

The U.S. men’s basketball team defeated Spain 95-81, advancing to the semifinals against the winner of the game between Australia and Argentina. The effort was led by Kevin Durant with 29 points. Team USA is looking to continue its streak of winning a medal in every Olympic Games since competing in 1936.

PHOTO: Kevin Durant goes for a dunk past Spain's Ricard Rubio in the men's quarter-final basketball match during the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games at the Saitama Super Arena in Saitama on Aug. 3, 2021.

COVID-19 cases at Tokyo Olympics rise to 299

There were 18 newly confirmed cases of COVID-19 at the Tokyo Olympics on Tuesday, including one athlete who was staying at the Olympic Village at the time of the positive test. The total now stands at 299, according to data released by the Tokyo 2020 organizing committee.

The surrounding city of Tokyo reported 3,709 new cases on Tuesday, a seven-day average increase of 189.3%, according to data from the Tokyo metropolitan government.

PHOTO: Workers sanitize the balance beam before the start of the women's individual apparatus artistic gymnastics final at the Ariake Gymnastics Centre at the Tokyo Olympic Games in Tokyo, Japan, Aug. 3, 2021.

USA wins gold in women’s 800m, 400m hurdle world record obliterated

Athing Mu won the gold medal in the women’s 800m race, the second gold for the United States in athletics so far in the 2020 Olympics. Team USA’s Brittany Reese and Chris Nilsen won silver medals in long jump and pole vault respectively, and both Gabrielle Thomas and Raevyn Rogers brought home bronze medals to round out the United States’ best finishes today.

Norway’s Karsten Warholm took home the gold in the men’s 400m hurdles but also finished with a new world record of 45.94 seconds. He broke the previous record by .76 seconds.

PHOTO: Athing Mu, of United States celebrates winning the gold medal with Raevyn Rogers who won the bronze after the final of the women's 800-meters at the 2020 Summer Olympics, Aug. 3, 2021, in Tokyo, Japan.

PHOTO: Karsten Warholm of Norway reacts after crossing the line to win gold in the 400m hurdles on Aug. 3, 2021 in Tokyo.

Belarusian sprinter wants team officials investigated

Belarusian Olympian Krystsina Tsimanouskaya, who was removed from competing and escorted to the airport after she criticized her country’s Olympic officials, told The Associated Press that she wants those responsible to be punished.

Tsimanouskaya was granted a humanitarian visa from Poland after she refused to board the flight and asked airport police for help. She said she feared for her safety upon her return to Belarus.

“They made it clear that upon return home I would definitely face some form of punishment,” Tsimanouskaya told the AP. “There were also thinly disguised hints that more would await me.”

Tsimanouskaya plans to leave the Polish embassy in Tokyo and fly to Poland later this week.

PHOTO: Krystsina Tsimanouskaya of Belarus reacts after competing on July 30, 2021, in Tokyo.

PHOTO: Police officers guard outside the Poland Embassy Tuesday, Aug. 3, 2021, in Tokyo, Japan.

Sport climbing makes its Olympic debut

Sport climbing in the Tokyo Games began with two of the three disciplines: The men’s combined bouldering qualifier and the men’s combined lead qualifier. This is the first time sport climbing has been featured in the Olympics and consists of bouldering, lead and speed disciplines.

PHOTO: Adam Ondra of Czech Republic during the Sport Climbing Men's Combined, Speed Qualification on day eleven of the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games at Aomi Urban Sports Park on Aug. 3, 2021 in Tokyo, Japan.

PHOTO: Mickael Mawem of France and Ludovico Fossali of Italy are seen in action during the bouldering qualification on Aug. 3, 2021, in Tokyo, Japan.

More scenes from today’s action:

PHOTO: Elaine Thompson-Herah, of Jamaica, wins the final of the women's 200-meters at the 2020 Summer Olympics, Aug. 3, 2021, in Tokyo.

PHOTO: Tara Davis of the United States is seen in action during the long jump competition on Aug. 3, 2021 in Tokyo, Japan.

PHOTO: Irena Gillarova of Team Czech Republic competes in the Women's Javelin Throw Qualification on day eleven of the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games at Olympic Stadium on August 03, 2021 in Tokyo, Japan.

PHOTO: China's Tang Xijing competes in the artistic gymnastics women's balance beam final of the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games at Ariake Gymnastics Centre in Tokyo on August 3, 2021.

PHOTO: From left, Brazil's Gabriel Constantino, Jamaica's Ronald Levy and France's Wilhem Belocian compete in the men's 110m hurdles heats during the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games at the Olympic Stadium in Tokyo on Aug. 3, 2021.

PHOTO: Jessica Springsteen, daughter of Bruce Springsteen, competes on her horse Don Juan Van De Donkhoeve in the Equestrian jumping qualifiers on Aug. 3, 2021 in Tokyo, Japan.

PHOTO: Sky Brown of Britain takes part in a late afternoon women's park skateboarding practice session at the 2020 Summer Olympics, Tuesday, Aug. 3, 2021, in Tokyo, Japan.

PHOTO: Tunisia's Souleymen Nasr wrestles Refugee Olympic Team's Aker Al Obaidi in their men's greco-roman 67kg wrestling early round match during the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games at the Makuhari Messe in Tokyo on Aug. 3, 2021.

PHOTO: Japan's Sena Irie, right, celebrates defeating Philippines's Nesthy Petecio, left, to win the women's featherweight 60-kg final boxing match at the 2020 Summer Olympics, Aug. 3, 2021, in Tokyo, Japan.

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