1. Abbey D'Agostino Unable to Compete in 5,000-Meter Final After Pileup Injury

    American Olympic runner Abbey D'Agostino, who provided one of the best moments from the 2016 Rio Games by helping New Zealand's Nikki Hamblin up and encouraging her to finish after ...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 8 months ago 24,585 reads 2 comments

  2. Olympic Track and Field 2016: Men's 3,000M Steeplechase Medal Winners, Results

    Conseslus Kipruto continued Kenya's dominance in the men's 3,000-meter steeplechase Wednesday at the 2016 Summer Olympics by beating out American Evan Jager by one second to take the gold...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 8 months ago 3,455 reads 0 comments

  3. 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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  4. 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...

    Steve Silverman Written by Steve Silverman about 8 months ago 28,494 reads 10 comments

  5. 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...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 8 months ago 63,805 reads 60 comments

  6. Olympic Track and Field 2016: Women's 3,000M Steeplechase Medal Winners, Results

    Bahrain’s Ruth Jebet romped to gold in the Olympic women's 3,000-metre steeplechase final on Monday, recording the second-fastest time in the event’s history...

    Matt Jones Written by Matt Jones about 8 months ago 13,162 reads 4 comments

  7. Usain Bolt Becomes 1st Person Ever to Win 100-Meter Dash in 3 Straight Olympics

    Fact: Usain Bolt won the 100-meter dash on Sunday, becoming the first person ever to win the event in three straight Olympics...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Daily Facts about 8 months ago 21,033 reads 49 comments

  8. 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 8 months ago 84,083 reads 69 comments

  9. Ethiopia Olympian Etenesh Diro Finishes Steeplechase with One Shoe

    Etenesh Diro lost her shoe during a qualifying heat of the women's 3,000-meter steeplechase, but she kept going anyway. The Ethiopian Olympian was leading the field when her left shoe fell off in a collision...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 8 months ago 34 reads 0 comments

  10. Olympic Track and Field 2016: Live Results and Highlights from August 13

    On a night where many stars of track and field were favored to repeat as champions at the 2016 Summer Olympics , only one achieved the feat...

    Steve Silverman Written by Steve Silverman about 8 months ago 71,780 reads 16 comments

  11. Almaz Ayana Breaks World Record in Women's 10,000M at 2016 Rio Olympics

    Ethiopian long-distance runner Almaz Ayana set a world record in the women's 10,000 meters Friday at the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro with a final time of 29 minutes, 17...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 8 months ago 8,675 reads 7 comments

  12. 2016 Summer Olympics Odds: Usain Bolt Betting Favorite in 100M, 200M, Team Relay

    With American swimmer Michael Phelps already adding to his status as the most decorated Olympian of all time, Jamaican sprinter Usain Bolt is ready to take center stage at the ...

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  13. 2016 Olympics Track and Field Preview: Lolo Jones' Bold Predictions

    Winter and Summer Olympian Lolo Jones sits down with Bleacher Report's Adam Lefkoe to predict how the U.S. track and field team will fare at the Rio Olympics...

    Team Stream Now Written by Team Stream Now about 9 months ago 9,078 reads 2 comments

  14. Oscar Pistorius Denies Suicide Speculation, Returns to Prison

    Former Olympic track star Oscar Pistorius returned to prison in South Africa on Saturday after being treated at a hospital for wrist injuries. According to the Associated Press (h/t ESPN...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 9 months ago 6,595 reads 0 comments

  15. Sprinter Morolake Akinosun Predicted Olympic Spot as Teen, Makes Good on Tweet

    Morolake Akinosun had lofty goals as a teenager in high school—but she certainly didn't lack self-confidence. That much is clear from her Twitter account...

    Kyle Newport Written by Kyle Newport about 9 months ago 18,483 reads 1 comments

  16. Usain Bolt's Agent Confirms the Sprinter Has Never Run a Mile

    Since his several record-breaking performances in 2008, Usain Bolt has owned the track. Well, parts of it, that is...

    Vanessa de Beaumont Written by Vanessa de Beaumont about 9 months ago 285,112 reads 19 comments

  17. Muller Anniversary Games 2016: Friday Athletics Results and Reaction

    Usain Bolt comfortably took the win in the 200 metres final of the 2016 Muller Anniversary Games; it was the final event and highlight of a great day of athletics at London's Olympic Stadium...

    Gianni Verschueren Written by Gianni Verschueren about 9 months ago 5,278 reads 3 comments

  18. Winners and Losers of the 2016 US Track and Field Olympic Trials

    At every Olympic Trials we witness the birthing of stars and the slow, though sometimes explosive, demise of veteran athletes. The Washington Post 's Rick Maese wrote , " Every four years, the U...

    Brendan O'Meara Written by Brendan O'Meara about 10 months ago 7,114 reads 5 comments

  19. Track and Field 2016 Olympic Trials: Sunday Live Results and Analysis

    The United States Olympic qualifying for track and field is now complete. There was a lot of drama on the final day of action from Eugene. Allyson Felix will not be able to defend her gold medal in the 200-meter after missing out on qualifying by 0...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 10 months ago 3,890 reads 0 comments

  20. US Olympic Trials 2016: Track and Field Saturday Results and Qualifying Times

    The ninth day of the 2016 United States Track and Field Trials on Saturday from Hayward Field at the University of Oregon provided five more opportunities for runners to qualify for the team headed to Rio de Janeiro for the Summer Games...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 10 months ago 17,839 reads 1 comments

  21. US Olympic Trials 2016: Track and Field Finals Schedule and Predictions

    The U.S. Olympic Trials will come to a climax Sunday in Eugene, Oregon, as team members will try to earn spots on the U.S. Olympic team. The final day of competition at Hayward Field will include nine events...

    Steve Silverman Written by Steve Silverman about 10 months ago 3,518 reads 0 comments

  22. Track and Field 2016 Olympic Trials: Saturday Live Results and Analysis

    Bernard Lagat made history on Day 9 of the U.S. Olympic Trials for track and field. The 41-year-old runner won the men's 5,000 meter final, qualifying for his fifth Olympics and becoming the oldest U...

    Carol Schram Written by Carol Schram about 10 months ago 6,359 reads 0 comments

  23. 2016 US Olympic Track and Field Trials: What to Watch for on Day 9

    Spots are filling up quickly for the United States Olympic track and field team, but big names will battle for some of the final available positions in Saturday's competitions...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 10 months ago 1,945 reads 4 comments

  24. US Olympic Trials 2016: Track and Field Results, Qualifying Times for Thursday

    U.S. Olympic trials in track and field for the 2016 Summer Games in Rio de Janeiro continued on Thursday with three women's finals on the slate at Hayward Field in Eugene, Oregon...

    Matt Fitzgerald Written by Matt Fitzgerald about 10 months ago 8,438 reads 0 comments

  25. 2016 US Olympic Track and Field Trials: What to Watch for on Day 8

    The seventh day of the U.S. Olympic Track and Field Trials goes down Friday from Eugene, Oregon. NBC Sports Network and NBC Sports Online will broadcast the day's events beginning at 6 p...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 10 months ago 2,200 reads 0 comments