Olympic Crypto Writing by PVM
I had an eventful week and was difficult to post daily but I made it. The Olympic style integrated in my article is time consuming and I am suffering from sleep depravation. I need a method to elongate the day to 36 hours or at least to freeze time like Hiro Nakamura. Meanwhile enjoy the collection of Olympic articles I published last week and updates from Tokyo.
SUN redenomination - Justin Sun changed the way $SUN works to accommodate the requirements of the SUN project, to upgrade the framework and to lower the entry level for SUN holders. The new token inherited the $SUN ticker and the SUNOLD was converted to SUN at 1:1000 ratio.
Harvest Finance winning gold medal for innovation - Chad opened a new farm on Polygon Network, with three vaults on QuickSwap and SushiSwap. This comes after the successful listing on Coinbase Pro, the launch of V2 and the addition of the Shapeshift - $FOX vault.
Grayscale Investments is launching a new diversified fund focusing on DeFi. Michael Sonnenshein, Greyscale's CEO, said that the growing demand for DeFi assets was the core idea for launching the index containing ten blue-chip projects: Uniswap (UNI), Aave (AAVE), Compound (COMP), Curve (CRV), MakerDAO (MKR), SushiSwap (SUSHI), Synthetix (SNX), Yearn Finance (YFI), UMA Protocol (UMA) and Bancor (BNT).
The CakeDeFi sign up offer of $20 worth of $DPI after depositing $50 got rasied to Olympic levels - $50 for a limited time. During the Summer Olympics, CakeDeFi upgraded the bonus to $50 worth of $DPI for new joiners using any referral code. Please note that KYC is required and $50 deposit. The sign-up bonus will be locked in the auto-compounding pool for180 days, generating profit the whole period.
UMA uDAO replaced KPI - The uDAO program will run between the 1st of July up to the 30th of September 2021 and will reward uDAO tokens based on the number of DAO integrations achieved by UMA. For an integration to be completed, a DAO must funds KPI options, Call/Put options or Range Bonds.
The Tokyo Summer Olympics started on the 23rd of July and is currently into week two of the event. This is the 4th Olympiad held in Japan after Tokyo 1964, Sapporo 1972 and Nagano 1998. The up to date medal count is dominated by China, USA, both with over 20 gold medals. The host country is currently in the 3rd position.
Tokyo 2020 Football Tournament
The Football Tournament is heading towards the final I predicted from the begining - Brazil v Spain. The quarter-finals didn't deliver any surprises and Mexico, Brazil, Spain and Japan are one game away from the final.
Brazil's Richarlison the tournament's top scorer, while Gignac was France captain and top scorer. Hwang Ui-Jo powered South Korea in the playoffs but couldn't do more for his team in the last round.
Tokyo 2020 Tennis Tournament
Was clear from the beginning of the tournament that new gold and silver medalists will be crowned in Tokyo. For years ago, Andy Murray beat Martin del Potro while Monica Puig won against Angelique Kerber.
The women's tournament was won by Bencic (Switzerland). Vondrousova's excellent run in 2021 was completed with the Olympic Silver Medal.(Russia) while Svitolina (Ukraine) won the match for the bronze medal.
Alexander Zverev (Germany) is the new Olympic gold medal winner. He won the Tokyo 2020 final against Khachanov and shows that the Next Gen player is ready to challenge the legendary trio Federer - Nadal - Djokovic.
The ATP number 1, Novak Djokovic, lost the game for the bronze to Carrreno-Busta. He acted like a sour loser when he smashed his racket.
DeFi bounty at CakeDeFi with $30 DFI for new users