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

    Brazil claimed their 10th and 11th medals of the 2016 Olympics in Rio de Janeiro on Tuesday, as Isaquias Queiroz dos Santos won silver behind German defending champion Sebastian Brendel in the men's single 1,000-metre canoe sprint...

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  2. Allyson Felix Won Her 7th Olympic Medal, the Most Among US Women in Track

    Fact: Allyson Felix won silver in the women's 400-meter dash final on Monday night. It was her seventh career Olympic medal—the most among U.S. women in Olympic track and field history...

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  3. Olympic 2016 Medal Count: Updates on Tuesday's Medal Standings for Each Nation

    Track and field continues to be at the top of the marquee at the 2016 Rio Olympics, with the men's 110-meter hurdles and women's 1,500 meters getting top billing Tuesday...

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  4. One Game from Gold, Rio Is Poised for Semi-Final Drama

    The women's football tournament at the Rio de Janeiro Summer Olympic Games has reached the semi-final stage, and Brazil, Sweden, Canada and Germany are just one win away from a guaranteed medal...

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

    Unfortunately, the 2016 Summer Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro are already winding down. Tuesday is Day 11 out of 16, so it’s certainly time to start catching all the action you can before the quadrennial festivities conclude...

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  6. Olympic Track & Field 2016: Live Results and Highlights from August 16

    It was a night of impressive performances in athletics, although in a rare twist, few of them came from the United States...

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  7. Olympic Soccer 2016: TV Schedule, Live Stream and Women's Semifinal Times

    With the United States eliminated, the women's soccer tournament at the 2016 Rio Olympic Games is now wide open...

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  8. NBC Olympics Schedule 2016: Rio Tuesday Event Guide, Live-Stream Info and Picks

    Tuesday is the final day of gymnastics at the 2016 Rio Olympics, as Simone Biles will attempt to get back in gold-medal territory after a slight mishap on the balance beam led to a bronze medal on Monday...

    Steve Silverman Written by Steve Silverman about 10 months ago 7,092 reads 0 comments

  9. Allyson Felix Affirms Greatness Despite Settling for Silver in Wild 400M Finish

    In a finish to the women's 400-meter dash that had the whole world buzzing, the United States' Allyson Felix fell just short of becoming the first woman to win five Olympic gold medals in track and field...

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  10. 2016 Summer Olympics: Day 10 Winners and Losers

    On a night of track and field drama, the Olympic stadium saved the best for last. A stirring "can-you-top-this?" pole-vault competition kept most fans in their seats until just before midnight...

    Meri-Jo Borzilleri Written by Meri-Jo Borzilleri about 10 months ago 21,810 reads 5 comments

  11. Summer Olympics 2016: Predictions for Day 11 Medal Events

    Tuesday is the final day of gymnastics at the 2016 Rio Olympic Games, which means it's your last chance to see Simone Biles and Aly Raisman. It's also the last day of track cycling, marathon swimming and weightlifting...

    Beau Dure Written by Beau Dure about 10 months ago 46,137 reads 8 comments

  12. Summer Olympics 2016: What to Watch for on Day 11 in Rio

    Two major events highlight Day 11 of the Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro: one a final, the other merely heats and semis. The morning boasts the men's 200-meter dash heats, which set the fields for the three semifinals Wednesday night...

    Brendan O'Meara Written by Brendan O'Meara about 10 months ago 25,317 reads 4 comments

  13. Olympic Track and Field 2016: Complete Preview for Men's 200-Meter Dash

    The 100-meter dash may grab the most attention at the Olympics, but the 200-meter dash is by far the most compelling track and field race. Why? It's the perfect hybrid of whiplash speed and endurance...

    Brendan O'Meara Written by Brendan O'Meara about 10 months ago 6,475 reads 3 comments

  14. Olympic Track and Field 2016: Men's Pole-Vault Medal Winners, Scores and Results

    Thiago Braz da Silva added another gold medal for the 2016 Olympic hosts, winning the men's pole-vault final Monday night in Rio de Janeiro. Braz reached a height of 6.03 meters, setting an Olympic record...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 10 months ago 5,223 reads 1 comments

  15. Medal Tally Olympics 2016: Monday's Updated Standings, Results After Each Event

    A little rain couldn't slow down the action at the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro on Monday. Despite the wet conditions and a couple of delays, athletes competed throughout the night in events that required traction for top performance...

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

    The Bahamas' Shaunae Miller is a sprinter, but she won an Olympic gold medal thanks to a timely dive in Rio de Janeiro on Monday...

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  17. Allyson Felix Wins Silver Medal During Women's 400M at 2016 Olympics

    Allyson Felix finally earned a medal in the 400-meter sprint at the Olympics, taking home the silver medal in Rio de Janeiro on Monday. Shaunae Miller of the Bahamas won the gold, while Shericka Jackson of Jamaica secured the bronze...

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  18. Olympic 2016 Results: Monday's Medal Winners, Highlights for Each Event

    A little bit of rain wasn't enough to keep plenty of medals from being doled out on Day 10 of the 2016 Rio Olympic Games...

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  19. Medal Count 2016 Olympics: Twitter Reacts to Standings and Results on Monday

    Shaunae Miller of the Bahamas knew she was a worthy challenger to American track legend Allyson Felix. However, Miller wanted to be more than a strong opponent. She wanted a gold medal in the 400 meters...

    Steve Silverman Written by Steve Silverman about 10 months ago 3,118 reads 0 comments

  20. Olympic Track and Field 2016: Men's 800M Medal Winners, Times and Results

    Kenya's David Rudisha repeated as the Olympic champion in the men's 800-meter race Monday at the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro. Rudisha's final time of one minute, 42...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 10 months ago 5,300 reads 1 comments

  21. Are Team GB's Cyclists Britain's Greatest-Ever Team?

    When Team GB headed into the London 2012 Olympics, it was under the guise of being Britain's finest. "Our Greatest Team" was the marketing slogan to describe them, and it followed the athletes everywhere...

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  22. Olympic Weightlifting 2016: Monday's Medal Winners, Scores and Results

    Uzbekistan's Ruslan Nurudinov won the gold medal in the men's 105-kilogram weightlifting competition in Rio de Janeiro on Monday, setting an Olympic record with a 2 37-kilogram ...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 10 months ago 1,974 reads 0 comments

  23. Spain vs. Argentina: Score and Reaction from 2016 Olympic Men's Basketball

    The stakes couldn't have been higher for Spain's men's basketball team in Monday's Group B showdown against Argentina at the 2016 Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, and the Spaniards delivered in impressive fashion with a 92-73 victory...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 10 months ago 1,797 reads 0 comments

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

    Russia's Evgeny Tishchenko took the gold medal in the men's 91-kilogram boxing final at the 2016 Olympics in Rio de Janeiro on Monday despite appearing to be outclassed by Kazakhstan's Vassiliy Levit...

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  25. Katie Ledecky Signs Autograph for Michael Phelps at 2016 Rio Olympics

    Katie Ledecky and Michael Phelps were the two marquee names of the United States’ swim team at the 2016 Rio de Janeiro Olympics, and they recreated an old, amusing photo at the Games...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 10 months ago 25,810 reads 6 comments