1. Olympic 2016 Results: Live Medal Count and Final Standings Updates

    The finish line is in sight at the Rio 2016 Olympics, and Sunday will see some of sport's true elite make their last attempts to bag a medal before the Summer Games finally reach their close...

    Tom Sunderland Written by Tom Sunderland about 1 month ago 3,321 reads 0 comments

  2. Olympics Closing Ceremony Time 2016: TV Schedule for Live and Delayed Viewing

    In the blink of an eye, the 2016 Olympics in Rio de Janeiro are set to come to a close...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 1 month ago 3,022 reads 0 comments

  3. Closing Ceremony Rio 2016 Performers, Lineup, Live Stream and TV Schedule

    Details are currently sketchy regarding exactly who will be appearing and performing at the closing ceremony of the 2016 Olympics in Rio de Janeiro ...

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  4. Olympic Closing Ceremonies 2016: Schedule, Viewing Info and Latest Buzz

    After two weeks of competition that has brought the world together, the 2016 Summer Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro will be coming to an end on Sunday night with its closing ceremony...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 1 month ago 2,172 reads 0 comments

  5. NBC Olympics Schedule 2016: Event Guide, Live Stream and Sunday Rio Predictions

    Although the conclusion of the Rio de Janeiro Olympic Games is fast approaching, there are plenty of memorable events to savour on Sunday before the flame is extinguished at the Maracana Stadium...

    Matt Jones Written by Matt Jones about 1 month ago 2,309 reads 0 comments

  6. Olympic 2016 Medal Count: Full Table of Updated Tally Before Final Games

    The major medal contenders all increased their tallies during Saturday's Olympic action in Rio de Janeiro , with the U.S. once again leading the way in the table...

    Gianni Verschueren Written by Gianni Verschueren about 1 month ago 5,670 reads 0 comments

  7. Medal Tally Olympics 2016: Updated Look at Final Standings on Closing Day

    The 2016 Rio Olympics inch closer to their finale on Sunday, and the U.S. is poised to be named the world's best as it leads the overall medal tally coming into the closing stages of the Summer Games...

    Tom Sunderland Written by Tom Sunderland about 1 month ago 1,403 reads 0 comments

  8. Summer Olympics 2016: Winners and Losers in Rio on Day 15

    USA's Allyson Felix was already one of the biggest winners in Rio de Janeiro, becoming the first woman in track and field history with five Olympic gold medals earlier in the week...

    Kerry Miller Written by Kerry Miller about 1 month ago 28,202 reads 11 comments

  9. Medal Tally Olympics 2016: Updated Standings, Saturday Results After Each Event

    The 2016 Rio Olympic Games have nearly drawn to a close, but a few more gold medals will be handed out before the Games wrap up Sunday. Most eyes Saturday were on the men's soccer final between Germany and Brazil...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 1 month ago 1,105 reads 0 comments

  10. Rio Medal Count 2016: Twitter Reacts to Standings and Saturday's Results

    On the second-to-last day of the 2016 Summer Olympics from Rio de Janeiro, 30 sets of medals were given out across 17 different events...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 1 month ago 781 reads 0 comments

  11. Magic Outside Maracana: Brazil's Gold Medal Brings Joy to the Streets of Rio

    RIO DE JANEIRO — He could hear the rise and fall of the crowd in the distance, the sound of 80,000 fans climbing and spreading into the rainy Brazilian evening...

    Lars Anderson Written by Lars Anderson about 1 month ago 68,828 reads 65 comments

  12. Summer Olympics 2016: Things to Watch on Day 16 in Rio

    We're done already? It seems like only yesterday that the 2016 Rio Olympic Games began with preliminary matches in soccer and an exhilarating Olympic opening ceremony, but now we're nearing the finish line...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 1 month ago 11,520 reads 2 comments

  13. Summer Olympics 2016: Predictions for Day 16 Medal Events

    Thank you, Rio de Janeiro. The views have been spectacular, the atmosphere at many events has been lively and the action has been a lot of fun to watch...

    Beau Dure Written by Beau Dure about 1 month ago 35,283 reads 19 comments

  14. Olympic Track and Field 2016: Men's 4x400M Relay Winners, Times and Results

    After the United States won gold in the women's 4x400-meter relay, the men's relay team did the same Saturday night in the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro. LaShawn Merritt ran the anchor leg for the U...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 1 month ago 17,479 reads 3 comments

  15. Olympic 2016 Results: Medal Winners, Highlights on Saturday

    The host country of the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro got the gold medal it desperately wanted when Brazil beat Germany in a shootout in the men's soccer tournament. It was the first Olympic gold for Brazil's men's soccer team...

    Andy Bailey Written by Andy Bailey about 1 month ago 1,410 reads 0 comments

  16. Olympic Taekwondo 2016: Medal Winners, Scores and Results After Saturday

    After four days of competition, Taekwondo at the 2016 Summer Olympic Games from Rio de Janeiro came to a close on Saturday with the medal rounds of the men's 80-plus kg and women's 67-plus kg divisions...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 1 month ago 1,236 reads 0 comments

  17. Olympic Track and Field 2016: Women's High Jump Winners, Scores and Results

    The women's high jump final at the 2016 Olympics unfolded Saturday evening in Rio de Janeiro, and Spain's Ruth Beitia took home the gold medal after she cleared 1.97 meters on attempt No...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 1 month ago 1,583 reads 1 comments

  18. Olympic Track and Field 2016: Men's Javelin Throw Medal Winners, Scores, Results

    Thomas Rohler of Germany won the 2016 Summer Olympics gold medal in the men's javelin Saturday night in Rio de Janeiro . With a top distance of 90.30 meters, Rohler edged out Julius Yego of Kenya, who reached 88...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 1 month ago 1,568 reads 0 comments

  19. Olympic Track and Field 2016: Women's 4x400M Relay Winners, Times and Results

    The United States has dominated the women's 4x400-meter relay for the last 20 years, and it continued to thrash the competition at the 2016 Olympics in Rio de Janeiro with a stellar gold-medal performance Saturday...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 1 month ago 6,910 reads 6 comments

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

    Great Britain's Mo Farah repeated as the men's 5,000-meter run Olympic champion Saturday night, taking gold in Rio de Janeiro...

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  21. Brazil's King Neymar Leads the Way as Hosts Deliver First Olympic Gold

    Neymar had started Brazil's march towards Olympic gold in the Maracana , and the Barcelona man was also there to finally end their quest...

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  22. Mo Farah Wins Gold Medal During Men's 5,000M at 2016 Olympics

    Great Britain's Mo Farah won a fourth Olympic gold medal, as he successfully defended his 5,000-metre title on Saturday in Rio de Janeiro's Olympic Stadium, just a week on from doing the same in the 10,000...

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  23. Olympic Track and Field 2016: Men's 1,500M Medal Winners, Times and Results

    After more than a century, the United States returned to the top of the podium in the men's 1,500-meter run Saturday in Rio de Janeiro after Matthew Centrowitz Jr. held off Taoufik Makhloufi of Algeria to take gold in the 2016 Olympics...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 1 month ago 6,752 reads 2 comments

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

    South Africa's Caster Semenya was the favorite to take home the gold medal in the women's 800-meter final Saturday night at the 2016 Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, and she made good ...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 1 month ago 2,500 reads 1 comments

  25. Nicola Adams' Boxing Gold Medal for Team GB Has Made a Mockery of Olympic Sport

    Has there ever been an easier medal won at an Olympic Games? Nicola Adams successfully defended her flyweight gold medal on Saturday, defeating France's Sarah Ourahmoune by a unanimous points decision...

    Garry Hayes Written by Garry Hayes about 1 month ago 721 reads 0 comments