1. 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 11 months ago 28,412 reads 11 comments

  2. 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 11 months ago 1,127 reads 0 comments

  3. 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 11 months ago 798 reads 0 comments

  4. 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 11 months ago 68,912 reads 65 comments

  5. 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 11 months ago 11,586 reads 2 comments

  6. 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 11 months ago 35,329 reads 19 comments

  7. 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 11 months ago 17,764 reads 3 comments

  8. 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 11 months ago 1,456 reads 0 comments

  9. 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 11 months ago 1,314 reads 0 comments

  10. 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 11 months ago 1,947 reads 1 comments

  11. 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 11 months ago 2,583 reads 0 comments

  12. 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 11 months ago 7,180 reads 6 comments

  13. 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...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 11 months ago 4,139 reads 2 comments

  14. 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...

    Daniel  Edwards Written by Daniel Edwards about 11 months ago 9,638 reads 54 comments

  15. 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...

    Rory Marsden Written by Rory Marsden about 11 months ago 1,220 reads 2 comments

  16. 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 11 months ago 7,675 reads 2 comments

  17. 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 11 months ago 3,308 reads 1 comments

  18. 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 11 months ago 858 reads 0 comments

  19. Ryan Lochte Speaks on Rio Incident in Matt Lauer Exclusive Interview

    American swimmer Ryan Lochte broke his silence in an interview with NBC's Matt Lauer on Saturday after a messy ordeal in which he fabricated a story about him and fellow swimmers ...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 11 months ago 35,791 reads 90 comments

  20. Brazil vs. Germany: 2016 Olympic Soccer Gold-Medal Game Score and Reaction

    Brazil needed penalty kicks to beat Germany for the men's football gold medal at the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro , beating Die Mannschaft 5-4 in the shootout after playing out a 1-1 draw in regulation and extra time...

    Gianni Verschueren Written by Gianni Verschueren about 11 months ago 34,440 reads 154 comments

  21. Jimmy Butler Believes He's Better Than Demaryius Thomas and Antonio Brown

    Chicago Bulls star Jimmy Butler apparently thinks highly of his football skills. The NBA player currently representing USA Basketball at the 2016 Olympics told ESPN on Saturday he believes he could play wide receiver in the NFL...

    Zac Wassink Written by Zac Wassink about 11 months ago 24,781 reads 37 comments

  22. Olympic Track and Field 2016: Live Results and Highlights from Aug. 20

    The athletics team from the United States picked up three gold medals and a silver on the final night of track and field competition of the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio...

    Carol Schram Written by Carol Schram about 11 months ago 19,702 reads 6 comments

  23. Olympic Pentathlon 2016: Men's Medal Winners, Scores and Results

    Russia returned to the top of the podium Saturday in the men's modern pentathlon, as Alexander Lesun took gold at the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 11 months ago 1,369 reads 0 comments

  24. Olympic Basketball Odds: USA Betting Favorite over Serbia in Gold Medal Game

    The United States men’s basketball team will be playing for gold yet again Sunday in Rio de Janeiro when it takes on an upset-minded Serbia squad as 15-point betting favorites at sportsbooks monitored by Odds Shark...

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  25. Olympic Wrestling 2016: Medal Winners, Scores and Results from Saturday

    Russia won their third wrestling gold medal of the 2016 Rio Olympics on Saturday after Abdulrashid Sadulaev dominated Selim Yasar of Turkey to take the grand prize in the men's freestyle 86-kilogram division...

    Tom Sunderland Written by Tom Sunderland about 11 months ago 6,392 reads 0 comments