1. 2020 Olympics: Summer Games Dates, Logo, Location and Schedule

    As the spotlight begins to fade on Rio de Janeiro, athletes from around the globe will already begin turning their attention to Tokyo, Japan, which will serve as host of the 2020 Summer Olympics...

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  2. Germany Rewarded with Gold as Dzsenifer Marozsan Breaks Down the Swedish Wall

    In her final game in charge of Germany, legendary coach Silvia Neid tasted gold after orchestrating a 2-1 victory over Sweden in the Maracana to complete Germany's clean sweep of tournaments...

    Andrew Gibney Written by Andrew Gibney about 7 months ago 1,307 reads 0 comments

  3. NBC Olympics Schedule 2016: Saturday Event Guide, Live Stream, Rio Predictions

    Just two more days of competition remain at the 2016 Summer Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro , but that doesn't mean the schedule is dwindling...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 7 months ago 1,511 reads 0 comments

  4. Olympic Closing Ceremony 2016: Critical Schedule Info for Rio Games Spectacle

    After 16 days of elite sporting competition, the 2016 Rio Olympics will draw to an end on Sunday with the closing ceremony. Like the colourful opening ceremony, the showpiece will take place in the Maracana Stadium...

    Christopher Simpson Written by Christopher Simpson about 7 months ago 2,783 reads 0 comments

  5. Olympic Basketball 2016: Women's Gold-Medal Game TV Time, Live-Stream Schedule

    To nobody's surprise, the U.S. women's basketball squad pummeled its way to an Olympic gold-medal match in Rio de Janeiro . As advertised, the Americans have dominated in pursuit of their sixth-consecutive first-place finish...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 7 months ago 1,369 reads 0 comments

  6. Olympic Soccer 2016: Brazil vs. Germany Live Stream and Form Guide

    Host nation Brazil will find Germany tough opposition when the two vie for the gold medal in the men's soccer final at the 2016 Rio Olympic Games on Saturday...

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  7. Rio 2016: What to Watch on Summer Games' Closing Weekend Schedule

    The elite of sport will embark upon a mad dash for the finish line as the Rio 2016 Olympics come to a climactic finish on Sunday, with a jam-packed weekend in Brazil headlining the end of this summer's blockbuster event...

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  8. Who's the Greater Olympian, Michael Phelps or Usain Bolt?

    Michael Phelps vs. Usain Bolt. It’s a matchup we’ll never see in the pool or on the track, but it makes for an Olympian battle in the court of public opinion...

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  9. Olympics Men's Football Final & Bronze Match: Key Battles and Players to Watch

    Honduras vs. Nigeria 5 p.m. BST/1 p.m. local time/12 p.m. ET, Mineirao, Belo Horizonte The third-place play-off in any major football tournament is usually a big anti-climax...

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  10. Goodbye, Usain Bolt: What Are We Going to Do Without You?

    Usain Bolt took the baton without a lead and had his 100 meters to run to the finish line, his final 100 meters as an Olympian and... You already know what happened...

    Greg Couch Written by Greg Couch about 7 months ago 78,316 reads 101 comments

  11. Olympic Soccer Men's Final 2016: Live Results, Analysis for Brazil vs. Germany

    Brazilian captain Neymar was the hero of the day as the home team captured its first-ever gold medal in Olympic men's soccer by a score of 2-1 in penalty kicks in front of a rapturous crowd at Maracana Stadium on Saturday...

    Carol Schram Written by Carol Schram about 7 months ago 51,228 reads 175 comments

  12. Summer Olympics 2016: Winners and Losers from Day 14 in Rio

    Superstar finales. Heartbreaking disappointments. Off-the-field ridiculousness. Another day at the 2016 Summer Olympics...

    Lyle Fitzsimmons Written by Lyle Fitzsimmons about 7 months ago 32,567 reads 26 comments

  13. Summer Olympics 2016: Predictions and Results for Medal Events on Day 15

    If you thought the first 14 days of the Olympics were jam-packed, buckle up and settle in with your thumb on the remote control for the 30 gold medals that will be awarded across 17 different sports on Day 15...

    Kerry Miller Written by Kerry Miller about 7 months ago 5,172 reads 0 comments

  14. Medal Tally Olympics 2016: Friday's Updated Standings, Results After Each Event

    The third-to-last day of the 2016 Summer Olympic Games saw 12 sports give out medals in 26 different events in Rio de Janeiro on Friday...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 7 months ago 1,912 reads 0 comments

  15. Summer Olympics 2016: Things to Watch for on Day 15 in Rio

    Put your most comfortable TV-watching chair in perfect position for Olympic viewing because the penultimate day of the 2016 Olympics is a Saturday, filled with intriguing events with gold medals on the line...

    Jake Curtis Written by Jake Curtis about 7 months ago 8,221 reads 0 comments

  16. Olympic 2016 Results: Friday's Medal Winners, Highlights for Each Event

    The United States was hoping for a repeat gold medal in the women's 4x100 race, and the Americans dominated rival Jamaica, winning with ease. Tori Bowie had a huge lead when she took the baton on the anchor leg, and she sprinted home for the win...

    Steve Silverman Written by Steve Silverman about 7 months ago 4,336 reads 0 comments

  17. Olympic Track and Field 2016: Women's Pole-Vault Winners, Scores and Results

    The women's pole-vault final at the 2016 Olympics packed a dramatic conclusion in Rio de Janeiro on Friday...

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  18. Rio Medal Count 2016: Twitter Reacts to Standings and Results on Friday

    Once the United States was eliminated from the women's soccer competition at the Rio Olympics, the tournament became a wide-open affair...

    Steve Silverman Written by Steve Silverman about 7 months ago 2,816 reads 0 comments

  19. Olympic Track and Field 2016: Women's 5,000M Medal Winners, Times and Results

    Ethiopia has historically dominated the grueling women's 5,000-meter run at the Olympics, but Friday turned out to be Kenya's day to shine...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 7 months ago 539 reads 0 comments

  20. Olympic Track and Field 2016: Men's 4x100M Relay Medal Winners, Times, Results

    Behind the fastest man alive, Usain Bolt, Jamaica took the gold medal in the men's 4x100-meter relay on Friday night at the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, defeating Japan by 0...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 7 months ago 102,421 reads 32 comments

  21. Olympic Track and Field 2016: Men's Hammer Throw Winners, Scores and Results

    The 2016 Olympics rolled on Friday with Tajikistan's Dilshod Nazarov taking home the gold medal in the men's hammer throw with a distance of 78.68 meters...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 7 months ago 1,314 reads 0 comments

  22. Olympic Taekwondo 2016: Medal Winners, Scores and Results After Friday

    For the third straight day on Friday, taekwondo at the 2016 Summer Olympic Games from Rio de Janeiro handed out eight medals in two events, which were the women's 67 kilogram and men's 80 kilogram...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 7 months ago 1,129 reads 0 comments

  23. Olympic Track and Field 2016: Women's 4x100m Relay Winners, Times and Results

    The United States women's 4x100-meter relay team encountered a scare when it dropped the baton in qualifying heats Thursday, but a successful appeal opened the door for the Red, White and Blue to defend its gold medal Friday evening...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 7 months ago 15,947 reads 8 comments

  24. Gunnar Bentz Releases Statement Detailing Incident at 2016 Rio Olympics

    United States swimmer Gunnar Bentz issued an apologetic and detailed statement through the University of Georgia on Friday night that explained what transpired the night he, Ryan ...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 7 months ago 33,931 reads 48 comments

  25. Team GB's Hockey Success at Rio 2016 Has Helped Redefine British Sport

    Eight games, eight wins. Team GB's women proved themselves deserved winners of the gold medal in the hockey at the Rio 2016 Olympic Games when they defeated the Netherlands on Friday...

    Garry Hayes Written by Garry Hayes about 7 months ago 527 reads 1 comments