1. 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 8 months ago 226 reads 0 comments

  2. 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 8 months ago 255 reads 0 comments

  3. 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 8 months ago 3,570 reads 1 comments

  4. 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 8 months ago 62,989 reads 56 comments

  5. 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 8 months ago 49,213 reads 41 comments

  6. 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 8 months ago 20,078 reads 11 comments

  7. 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 8 months ago 6,168 reads 1 comments

  8. 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 8 months ago 31,217 reads 8 comments

  9. 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 8 months ago 2,572 reads 0 comments

  10. 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 8 months ago 613 reads 1 comments

  11. 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 8 months ago 8,640 reads 2 comments

  12. 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 8 months ago 1,977 reads 0 comments

  13. Olympic Track and Field 2016: Women's Javelin Throw Winners, Scores and Results

    Sara Kolak barely made her way through the initial round of attempts in the women's javelin throw at the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 8 months ago 575 reads 0 comments

  14. Olympic Taekwondo 2016: Medal Winners, Scores and Results After Thursday

    The women's 57-kilogram and men's 68-kilogram taekwondo competitions at the 2016 Summer Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro concluded on Thursday with a total of eight medals being handed out between the two events...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 8 months ago 1,263 reads 0 comments

  15. Usain Bolt Wins Gold Medal During Men's 200M at 2016 Olympics

    Usain Bolt claimed an unprecedented third consecutive 2 00-metre Olympic gold medal as he stormed to victory in impressive fashion on Thursday at Rio de Janeiro's Olympic Stadium...

    Rory Marsden Written by Rory Marsden about 8 months ago 26,870 reads 49 comments

  16. Olympic Track and Field 2016: Women's 400M Hurdles Winners, Times and Results

    The United States' Dalilah Muhammad entered Thursday night's 400-meter hurdle final at the 2016 Olympics in Rio de Janeiro as the heavy favorite after scorching her competition in ...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 8 months ago 4,607 reads 4 comments

  17. Olympic Track and Field 2016: Men's Decathlon Medal Winners, Times and Results

    The winner of the men's decathlon is customarily deemed "the world's greatest athlete," and the United States' Ashton Eaton wasn't about to give up the title at the 2016 Olympics in Rio de Janeiro...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 8 months ago 15,545 reads 6 comments

  18. Ties That Bind Brownlee Brothers Will Be Abiding Image of Rio 2016

    This is what Olympic sport is all about. Just when we thought we had seen it all at Rio 2016, the Brownlee brothers rocked up for the triathlon and wrote their own script for the Olympic Games on Thursday...

    Garry Hayes Written by Garry Hayes about 8 months ago 400 reads 0 comments

  19. Olympic Track and Field 2016: Men's Shot Put Winners, Scores and Results

    Ryan Crouser of the United States took home the gold medal with an Olympic record-setting performance of 22.52 meters in the men's shot put at the 2016 Summer Games from Rio de Janeiro on Thursday night...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 8 months ago 5,372 reads 1 comments

  20. Team USA vs. Spain: TV Time, Live Stream, Prediction for 2016 Olympic Basketball

    Recent history and on-paper potential both predicted Team USA and Spain would collide in the gold-medal matchup. That's where they met in the past two Olympics and what their respective rosters looked capable of this time around...

    Zach Buckley Written by Zach Buckley about 8 months ago 6,847 reads 1 comments

  21. Olympic Wrestling 2016: Medal Winners, Scores and Results from Thursday

    Medals were handed out in the bantamweight, middleweight and heavyweight divisions for women's wrestling Thursday at the 2016 Summer Olympics, and the action in Rio de Janeiro was headlined by the history-making performance of Helen Maroulis...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 8 months ago 2,626 reads 0 comments

  22. Rio Report: The Olympics Will Leave a Heavy Financial Burden on the Host City

    OLYMPIC STADIUM, RIO DE JANEIRO — When Usain Bolt saunters across the finish line at the Joao Havelange Olympic Stadium on his way to yet more podium glory, he may look up to see thousands of adoring fans—and more than a few empty seats...

    Ryan Bailey Written by Ryan Bailey about 8 months ago 39,550 reads 34 comments

  23. Olympic Basketball 2016: Thursday Results, Scores, Highlights and Reaction

    The women got one step closer to crowning a basketball champion in Rio, as semifinal action took place at the 2016 Summer Games on Thursday.  Fresh off its shocking upset of Australia, Serbia tried to keep its Cinderella run going against Spain...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 8 months ago 362 reads 0 comments

  24. Olympic 2016 Medal Count: Thursday's Latest Nation Rankings and Standings

    Great Britain claimed gold in the sailing and silver in canoeing at the 2016 Olympics in Rio de Janeiro on Thursday. There was further joy when the Brownlee brothers, Alistair and Jonathan, took gold and silver, respectively, in the men's triathlon...

    James Dudko Written by James Dudko about 8 months ago 1,854 reads 0 comments

  25. Beach Volleyball Reaction: Ross & Walsh Jennings Miss Gold but Proud to Medal

    Although they did not capture the gold medal, Kerri Walsh Jennings and April Ross are still leaving Rio de Janeiro with a medal...

    Team Stream Now Written by Team Stream Now about 8 months ago 2,015 reads 0 comments