1. 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 11 months ago 1,919 reads 0 comments

  2. 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 11 months ago 8,243 reads 0 comments

  3. 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 11 months ago 4,557 reads 0 comments

  4. 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...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 11 months ago 5,917 reads 3 comments

  5. 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 11 months ago 2,825 reads 0 comments

  6. 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 11 months ago 615 reads 0 comments

  7. 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 11 months ago 102,866 reads 32 comments

  8. 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 11 months ago 1,368 reads 0 comments

  9. 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 11 months ago 1,146 reads 0 comments

  10. 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 11 months ago 16,491 reads 8 comments

  11. 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 11 months ago 33,938 reads 48 comments

  12. 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...

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  13. Australia vs. Serbia: Score and Reaction from 2016 Olympic Men's Basketball

    Serbia advanced to the men's basketball gold-medal match for a dance with the United States after Friday's 87-61 triumph over Australia at the Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro...

    Chris Roling Written by Chris Roling about 11 months ago 10,290 reads 18 comments

  14. Sweden vs. Germany: 2016 Olympic Soccer Gold-Medal Game Score and Reaction

    Germany won the gold medal by beating Sweden 2-1 in the women's soccer final at the iconic Maracana Stadium at the 2016 Olympics in Rio de Janeiro on Friday...

    James Dudko Written by James Dudko about 11 months ago 5,421 reads 21 comments

  15. Olympic Pentathlon 2016: Women's Medal Winners, Scores and Results

    Australia's Chloe Esposito captured the gold medal in the women's modern pentathlon at the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro on Friday after finishing second in the final event to jump from fourth place to first...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 11 months ago 1,018 reads 0 comments

  16. In Rio Debacle, Ryan Lochte Reveals a Thoughtlessness of Olympic Proportions

    A few days ago, the image of Ryan Lochte was of a silver-haired dude keeping his cool while an armed robber pressed a gun to his forehead. Now, it's of Lochte sitting at home in the U...

    Greg Couch Written by Greg Couch about 11 months ago 62,008 reads 126 comments

  17. Olympic Track and Field 2016: Live Results and Highlights from Aug 19

    Usain Bolt closed the show and his Olympic career in style. Bolt pulled away in the anchor leg of the men’s 4x100-meter relay on Friday night at the Summer Olympics in Rio ...

    Kevin McRae Written by Kevin McRae about 11 months ago 34,706 reads 23 comments

  18. Olympic Wrestling 2016: Medal Winners, Scores and Results from Friday

    Vladimer Khinchegashvili clinched gold for Georgia on Friday after he defeated Japan's Rei Higuchi in the final of the men's freestyle wrestling 57-kilogram weight class at the 2016 Rio Games...

    Tom Sunderland Written by Tom Sunderland about 11 months ago 2,593 reads 0 comments

  19. Olympic 2016 Medal Count: Friday's Latest Nation Rankings and Standings

    There were more gold medals awarded to Team USA at the 2016 Olympics in Rio de Janeiro on Friday. Top prizes were claimed in the water polo and BMX cycling finals...

    James Dudko Written by James Dudko about 11 months ago 2,011 reads 0 comments

  20. Olympic Basketball 2016: Friday Results, Scores, Highlights and Reaction

    The men's basketball semifinals took center stage at the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro on Friday. The penultimate round featured a rematch of the last two gold-medal games, as the reigning champion United States took on rival Spain...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 11 months ago 1,222 reads 0 comments

  21. 3 Russian Athletes Disqualified from Beijing Olympics After 2016 Doping Retest

    Russia's doping woes continue, as three athletes were disqualified from the 2008 Beijing Games following results of a retest of their drug-test samples...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 11 months ago 5,673 reads 3 comments

  22. USA vs. Spain: Score and Reaction from 2016 Olympic Men's Basketball

    For the third straight Olympics, the United States and Spain went head-to-head in men's basketball. The Americans came out on top 82-76, securing a spot in the 2016 Rio Games gold-medal contest on Sunday...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 11 months ago 58,202 reads 55 comments

  23. Team USA Is in for a Gold Medal Basketball Brawl Against Serbia

    Team USA continued its trend of doing just enough to win, advancing to the gold-medal game with an 82-76 Friday  victory over Spain. Klay Thompson led the U.S...

    Grant Hughes Written by Grant Hughes about 11 months ago 34,062 reads 63 comments

  24. Olympic Boxing 2016: Medal Winners, Scores and Friday's Results

    Friday's boxing slate at the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro set up several gold-medal matches and handed out one such prize, as France's Estelle Mossely defeated China's Yin Junhua by split decision in the women's lightweight gold-medal bout...

    Nate Loop Written by Nate Loop about 11 months ago 901 reads 0 comments

  25. Olympic Women's Golf 2016: Friday Leaderboard Score, Highlights and Reaction

    South Korea's Inbee Park maintained her lead in women's golf at the 2016 Summer Olympics Friday, as she shot a one-under 70 in the third round and sits at 11 under overall...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 11 months ago 7,111 reads 0 comments