1. Olympic Water Polo 2016: Women's Medal Winners, Scores and Results

    The United States became the first women's water polo team to successfully defend an Olympic gold medal on Friday after they decimated Italy 12-5 to retain their title at the Rio 2016 Olympics...

    Tom Sunderland Written by Tom Sunderland about 12 months ago 3,139 reads 3 comments

  2. Olympic 2016 Results: Friday's Live Updating Medal Count and Standings

    Jamaica's Usain Bolt made more Olympic history at Rio 2016 on Thursday, as he won gold in the 200 metres to leave him just a 4x100-metre triumph away from an extraordinary third successive sprint treble...

    Rory Marsden Written by Rory Marsden about 12 months ago 1,039 reads 0 comments

  3. Olympic Badminton 2016: Medal Winners, Scores and Friday's Results

    Carolina Marin took the individual gold in the women's badminton tournament during Friday's 2016 Summer Olympics action in Rio de Janeiro, beating Sindhu Pusarla of India 2-1 in the final...

    Gianni Verschueren Written by Gianni Verschueren about 12 months ago 794 reads 0 comments

  4. Olympic 2016 Medal Count: Updates on Friday's Medal Standings for Each Nation

    Team USA looked to continue its dominance in the medal standings Friday at the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, entering Day 19 of the competition with 100 medals to its credit and a huge lead over second place...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 12 months ago 5,136 reads 0 comments

  5. Ryan Lochte Apologizes for Incident at 2016 Rio Olympics

    American swimmer Ryan Lochte posted an apology Friday morning for his role in the highly publicized incident at a local gas station during the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro last weekend...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 12 months ago 7,814 reads 24 comments

  6. Summer Olympics 2016 Schedule: Rio TV, Live-Stream Coverage for Friday Events

    The Rio 2016 Olympics are nearing the home stretch, and Friday's schedule at the Summer Games promises to see a flutter of high-octane action unfold both on and off the track...

    Tom Sunderland Written by Tom Sunderland about 12 months ago 2,786 reads 0 comments

  7. 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 12 months ago 479 reads 0 comments

  8. 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 12 months ago 1,985 reads 0 comments

  9. 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...

    Daniel  Edwards Written by Daniel Edwards about 12 months ago 4,352 reads 24 comments

  10. 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 12 months ago 586 reads 0 comments

  11. 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 12 months ago 1,020 reads 0 comments

  12. 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...

    B/R Video Written by B/R Video about 12 months ago 21,451 reads 30 comments

  13. 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 12 months ago 13,250 reads 18 comments

  14. 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 12 months ago 31,085 reads 28 comments

  15. 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 12 months ago 28,120 reads 9 comments

  16. 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 12 months ago 163,082 reads 26 comments

  17. 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 12 months ago 33,370 reads 47 comments

  18. 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 12 months ago 13,091 reads 0 comments

  19. 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 12 months ago 2,670 reads 0 comments

  20. 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 12 months ago 234 reads 0 comments

  21. 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 12 months ago 255 reads 0 comments

  22. 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 12 months ago 3,924 reads 1 comments

  23. 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 12 months ago 63,014 reads 56 comments

  24. 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 12 months ago 49,223 reads 41 comments

  25. 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 12 months ago 6,171 reads 1 comments