1. Summer Olympics 2016: Predictions for Medal Events on Day 10

    Track and field, sailing and gymnastics will be front and center on Day 10 of the 2016 Summer Olympics, with a total of 17 gold medals set to be awarded Monday...

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  2. Summer Olympics 2016: Things to Watch for on Day 10 in Rio

    We're more than halfway through the Rio Olympics, but the action is far from the point of winding down. Monday's slate includes competition in 20 different sports with nine of those awarding medals...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 1 month ago 16,586 reads 1 comments

  3. Medal Count 2016 Olympics: Twitter Reacts to Standings and Results on Sunday

    The rest of the world is running out of events at the 2016 Olympics in Rio de Janeiro to catch up to the United States in the medal tally...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 1 month ago 30,733 reads 5 comments

  4. Olympic 2016 Results: Sunday's Medal Winners for Each Event, Highlights

    Sunday was a day for superstars at the 2016 Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, as household names such as Jamaica's Usain Bolt and the United States' Simone Biles captured gold medals for their respective countries...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 1 month ago 5,989 reads 0 comments

  5. Medal Tally Olympics 2016: Sunday's Updated Standings, Results After Each Event

    The stars were out Sunday in Rio de Janeiro, as Simone Biles and Usain Bolt were among the biggest names in action at the 2016 Summer Olympics...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 1 month ago 6,905 reads 0 comments

  6. Winners and Losers from Tennis at the 2016 Summer Olympics

    Andy Murray is once again king of the Olympics, while Puerto Rico finds a new tennis hero in Monica Puig ...

    Jeremy Eckstein Written by Jeremy Eckstein about 1 month ago 4,980 reads 4 comments

  7. Summer Olympics 2016: Winners and Losers in Rio on Day 9

    Usain Bolt's defense of his 100-meter crown was one of the most anticipated moments of the Olympics. Bolt justified the hype on Sunday night with another awe-inspiring performance to win gold...

    C.J.  Moore Written by C.J. Moore about 1 month ago 32,005 reads 9 comments

  8. Riveting and Relentless: Usain Bolt Remains King of the World's Most Famous Race

    RIO DE JANEIRO — There he was, loping through the shadowy tunnel at Olympic Stadium. In the distance, out on the track, lay the red starting blocks for the 100-meter dash...

    Lars Anderson Written by Lars Anderson about 1 month ago 160,635 reads 126 comments

  9. Justin Gatlin Wins Silver Medal During Men's 100M at 2016 Olympics

    Over a decade after his first triumph, Justin Gatlin added a fifth Olympic medal to his collection Sunday, finishing second in the 100-meter dash at the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 1 month ago 8,499 reads 3 comments

  10. Usain Bolt Sends Tweet to Fellow Jamaicans After Winning 100-Meter Race

    That was fast. Moments after defending his title as the world’s fastest man in the 100-meter dash on Sunday, Jamaican sprinter Usain Bolt sent out a tweet to his home country: ...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 1 month ago 32,805 reads 4 comments

  11. Usain Bolt Wins Gold Medal During Men's 100M at 2016 Olympics

    Jamaica's Usain Bolt became the first athlete in Olympic history to win the 100 meters at three different Games on Sunday, winning yet another gold medal in Rio de Janeiro with a time of 9...

    Gianni Verschueren Written by Gianni Verschueren about 1 month ago 30,642 reads 46 comments

  12. Olympic Track and Field 2016: Men's 100M Medal Winners, Times and Results

    Usain Bolt reaffirmed his status as the world's fastest man Sunday night, winning his third straight gold medal in the 100-meter dash with a blistering run of 9.81 seconds...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 1 month ago 56,553 reads 79 comments

  13. Olympic Basketball 2016: TV Schedule, Live Stream and Odds for Day 10

    The knockout phase of the basketball tournament at the 2016 Rio Olympic Games is in sight. On the final day of group play, all six teams in Group B will be fighting for a spot among the top four and a berth to the next round...

    Andy Bailey Written by Andy Bailey about 1 month ago 1,898 reads 0 comments

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

    Wayde van Niekerk made it look easy Sunday night in the men's 400 meters at the 2016 Olympics. The 24-year-old captured the gold in stunning fashion finishing in a world-record 43...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 1 month ago 18,631 reads 11 comments

  15. Olympic Track and Field 2016: Women's Triple-Jump Medal Winners, Scores, Results

    Colombia's Caterine Ibarguen was so dominant during Sunday's women's triple-jump final at the 2016 Olympics in Rio de Janeiro that she was the only competitor to surpass 15 meters—and she did so twice...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 1 month ago 754 reads 0 comments

  16. Success of Golf and Rugby at Rio 2016 Shows Olympics Must Continue to Innovate

    After all the questions and doubts, golf had its day at the 2016 Rio Games on Sunday, and it didn't disappoint. Going right down to the last stroke, it was gripping entertainment as Team GB's Justin Rose narrowly saw off Henrik Stenson...

    Garry Hayes Written by Garry Hayes about 1 month ago 5,296 reads 6 comments

  17. Andy Murray vs. Juan Martin del Potro: Score, Reaction for 2016 Olympic Tennis

    Great Britain's Andy Murray repeated as the Olympic champion, beating Argentina's Juan Martin del Potro in the men's singles tennis final at the 2016 Rio de Janeiro Games on Sunday...

    Rory Marsden Written by Rory Marsden about 1 month ago 12,584 reads 43 comments

  18. Olympic Weightlifting 2016: Medal Winners, Scores and Sunday's Results

    The women's over-75-kilograms competition took center stage at the weightlifting portion of the 2016 Olympics in Rio de Janeiro on Sunday...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 1 month ago 4,025 reads 0 comments

  19. Olympic Wrestling 2016: Medal Winners, Scores and Results from Sunday

    Men's Greco-Roman wrestling got underway at the 2016 Summer Olympics with the 59- and 75-kilogram weight classes handing out medals Sunday in Rio de Janeiro...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 1 month ago 22,425 reads 3 comments

  20. Australia Olympic Committee Bans Athletes from Attending Rio Beaches at Night

    After American swimmer Ryan Lochte was robbed at gunpoint early Sunday morning in Rio de Janeiro, the Australia Olympic Committee has prohibited its athletes from visiting the Copacabana and Ipanema beaches at night, per ESPN...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 1 month ago 16,389 reads 10 comments

  21. Madison Kocian's Near-Miss Shows Gold Is Not Routine for U.S. Female Gymnasts

    No, the USA's female gymnasts won't sweep every gold medal in their sport at the 2016 Rio Summer Olympics. But it speaks volumes about how far gymnastics has come in the United States that a silver can sometimes be viewed as a disappointment...

    Tom Weir Written by Tom Weir about 1 month ago 65,830 reads 8 comments

  22. Olympic Fencing 2016: Sunday's Medal Winners, Scores and Results

    After a brief reprieve at the 2012 Olympics in London, the men's team epee fencing event was back in Rio de Janeiro, and France picked up where it left off...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 1 month ago 859 reads 0 comments

  23. Olympic Track & Field 2016: Live Results and Highlights from Aug. 14

    Usain Bolt of Jamaica made history Sunday, winning his third consecutive gold medal in the men's 100-meter dash at the 2016 Summer Olympics . Bolt erased the field once again, coming from behind to cross the finish line first in a time of 9...

    Carol Schram Written by Carol Schram about 1 month ago 84,004 reads 69 comments

  24. Olympic Cycling 2016: Men's Track Sprint Medal Winners, Times and Results

    Coming into the final, we knew the cycling track sprint gold medal was headed back to Great Britain. The only thing left to answer was whether upstart Callum Skinner could knock off legend Jason Kenny...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 1 month ago 991 reads 0 comments

  25. USA Men's Basketball Team Finds Another Way to Mask Ominous Flaws

    Four games into the 2016 Olympics men's basketball tournament in Rio de Janeiro , several glaring weaknesses remained for Team USA's men's basketball giants despite its clean slate...

    Josh Martin Written by Josh Martin about 1 month ago 58,882 reads 122 comments