1. Olympic 2016 Medal Count: Friday's Updated Tally, List of Winners and Results

    Slovakia's Matej Toth won the first gold medal of Friday’s Olympic schedule, as he battled to victory in the men’s 50-kilometre walk...

    Matt Jones Written by Matt Jones about 6 months ago 444 reads 0 comments

  2. Olympic Track and Field 2016: Men's 50KM Walk Winners, Times and Results

    Slovakia's Matej Toth strode to a dramatic victory in the men’s 50-kilometre walk at the 2016 Rio Olympics on Friday...

    Matt Jones Written by Matt Jones about 6 months ago 1,929 reads 0 comments

  3. Neymar vs. Ginter and 5 Key Battles in the Olympic Games Football Final

    Brazil have only gotten better as this Olympic men's football tournament has progressed, and the hosts will play on Saturday for the chance to win their first-ever gold medal...

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  4. Olympic 2016 Medal Count: Friday's Easy-to-View Nation Rankings and Results

    Usain Bolt was not about to be denied in the 200-meter dash Thursday night at the 2016 Rio Olympics. After getting out of the blocks in brilliant fashion, Bolt built a sizable ...

    Steve Silverman Written by Steve Silverman about 6 months ago 547 reads 0 comments

  5. Olympic 2016 Results: How to View Friday's Live Medal Tally Updates

    The Summer Olympics ' one-man show will need help from his teammates to make history on Friday night in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 6 months ago 1,012 reads 0 comments

  6. Men's Basketball Semifinal Preview: Positions 'Critical' for USA vs. Spain

    Spain and the United States will face off in the semifinals for the right to play in the gold-medal game on August 21...

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  7. Why You Need to Watch Team USA and the Men's Olympic Basketball Semis

    We've got four teams and roughly 10 times that many intriguing storylines left in the men's basketball portion of the Rio Olympics. It's elimination time now...

    Grant Hughes Written by Grant Hughes about 6 months ago 13,238 reads 18 comments

  8. Can Simone Biles Pull off Another Impossible Feat: Staying Great for 2020?

    The sight of Simone Biles next to Gabby Douglas was a little unsettling. They were the best gymnasts in the world in consecutive Olympics, and yet Biles was nonstop smiles and power and flying high, higher, highest...

    Greg Couch Written by Greg Couch about 6 months ago 31,054 reads 28 comments

  9. Remembering Usain Bolt's 100M Gold in 2008: The Day He Became a Legend

    Fueled by hundreds of chicken nuggets , and with a shoelace dangling precariously off his left shoe, Usain Bolt strutted into history during the 100-meter final at the 2008 Beijing Olympic Games as only he could...

    Jonathan  Snowden Written by Jonathan Snowden about 6 months ago 27,931 reads 9 comments

  10. Hungry for a Year, Wrestler Helen Maroulis Makes a Meal of an All-Time Great

    RIO DE JANEIRO —They stood two feet apart, side by side in a dark entryway, the best female wrestler in Olympic history and the underdog. The Japanese legend and the American who has struggled to cut weight refused to look at each other...

    Lars Anderson Written by Lars Anderson about 6 months ago 162,940 reads 26 comments

  11. Jimmy Feigen Avoids Prosecution for Fake Robbery Story at 2016 Rio Olympics

    Olympic swimmer Jimmy Feigen is set to return to the United States after making a donation to a Brazilian institution in exchange for his passport. According to ESPN...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 6 months ago 33,347 reads 47 comments

  12. Olympics Closing Ceremony 2016: Date, Schedule, Performers and Flag-Bearers

    A line will be drawn under what’s been a superb Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro on Sunday, with the closing ceremony set to be held at the Maracana Stadium...

    Matt Jones Written by Matt Jones about 6 months ago 13,034 reads 0 comments

  13. Olympic Soccer 2016: Brazil vs. Canada Live Stream and Form Guide

    Hosts Brazil are likely still smarting from their penalty shootout loss to Sweden in the semi-final of the women's soccer event at the Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro ...

    James Dudko Written by James Dudko about 6 months ago 2,659 reads 0 comments

  14. Germany Must Unlock Sweden's Defence If They Are to Take Olympic Gold

    On Friday night in the Maracana Stadium, Rio de Janeiro, Olympic women's football will crown only its third gold medal-winning team, which in seven tournaments is quite incredible...

    Andrew Gibney Written by Andrew Gibney about 6 months ago 222 reads 0 comments

  15. Medal Tally Olympics 2016: Thursday's Events Results, Updated Standings

    Day 13 of the 2016 Rio Olympic Games saw Jamaica's Usain Bolt cement his status as the world's fastest man delivered another blistering performance in the men's 200-meter race, ...

    David  McCracken Written by David McCracken about 6 months ago 255 reads 0 comments

  16. Olympic Beach Volleyball 2016: Men's Medal Winners, Scores and Results

    Brazil and Italy battled the elements in the men's beach volleyball final at the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro late Thursday night, but sheets of rain didn't deter Bruno ...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 6 months ago 3,483 reads 1 comments

  17. Usain Bolt Unleashes More Lightning While Winning the 200M for the 3rd Time

    On the night that the man with the lightning-bolt pose won yet another historic Olympic gold, let’s remember these appropriate words from famed American author and humorist Mark Twain: “Thunder is good...

    Tom Weir Written by Tom Weir about 6 months ago 62,979 reads 56 comments

  18. Summer Olympics 2016: Winners and Losers in Rio on Day 13

    Usain Bolt stole the show Thursday night at the Olympics and diverted attention away from Ryan Lochte. These Olympics have been awesome for cementing the legendary status of its ...

    C.J.  Moore Written by C.J. Moore about 6 months ago 49,210 reads 41 comments

  19. Summer Olympics 2016: Predictions for Day 14 Medal Events

    We're really getting near the end of the Games now. Friday is the last day of competition in BMX, equestrian events, women's soccer, field hockey, synchronized swimming and women's water polo...

    Beau Dure Written by Beau Dure about 6 months ago 20,070 reads 11 comments

  20. Summer Olympics 2016: What to Watch for on Day 14 in Rio

    The defending gold medalists in the women’s 4x100-meter relay suffered a bit of drama in their heat Thursday afternoon at the 2016 Rio Olympics...

    Brendan O'Meara Written by Brendan O'Meara about 6 months ago 6,164 reads 1 comments

  21. Usain Bolt Wins 3rd Straight Gold in 200M, Breaks out LeBron James' Celebration

    After capturing his third consecutive Olympic gold medal in the 200-meter race in Rio de Janeiro on Thursday night, Usain Bolt paid tribute to a fellow champion. The Jamaican blew away the rest of the field with a time of 19...

    Kyle Newport Written by Kyle Newport about 6 months ago 31,211 reads 8 comments

  22. Olympic Basketball 2016: TV Schedule, Live Stream and Odds for Day 14

    Team USA finally got its groove back. After stumbling through its last three games of group play at the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, the Americans appeared to wake up about six minutes into Wednesday's quarterfinal against Argentina...

    Andy Bailey Written by Andy Bailey about 6 months ago 2,570 reads 0 comments

  23. Olympic 2016 Results: Thursday's Medal Winners, Highlights for Each Event

    The United States has been dominating the medal count at the 2016 Rio Olympics, and much of Team USA's success has come in traditional sports like swimming and track and field events...

    Steve Silverman Written by Steve Silverman about 6 months ago 602 reads 1 comments

  24. Medal Count 2016 Olympics: Twitter Reacts to Standings and Results on Thursday

    Usain Bolt became the first man in history to win three straight gold medals in the 200-meter dash on Thursday at the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro...

    Andy Bailey Written by Andy Bailey about 6 months ago 8,631 reads 2 comments

  25. Olympic Track and Field 2016: Men's 200M Medal Winners, Times and Results

    The men's 200-meter final from Rio de Janeiro saw Usain Bolt take home the 2016 Olympic gold medal with a dazzling time of 19.79 seconds...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 6 months ago 1,829 reads 0 comments