The two claimed victory in the men's and women's 100 meters, while American Evan Jager came heartbreakingly close to making history in the steeplechase.
Author: Julia Fincher
Posted: July 4, 2015, 10:57 pm
Trinidad and Tobago have been upgraded to silver and France to bronze.
Author: Julia Fincher
Posted: July 4, 2015, 2:12 pm
The Japanese swimmer confirmed that his right elbow is fractured.
Author: Julia Fincher
Posted: July 4, 2015, 1:11 pm
Three of the four remaining American teams were knocked out in the quarterfinal rounds. Lucena and Brunner will face the Brazilians in semifinals on Saturday.
Author: Julia Fincher
Posted: July 3, 2015, 9:13 pm
In an interview before the July 4th stop of the Road to Rio tour before Philadelphia, the Olympic wrestler explained how his age has become an advantage.
Author: Julia Fincher
Posted: July 3, 2015, 6:13 pm
The torch will begin in the capital city of Brasilia, passing through a planned 500 cities before reaching Maracana Stadium in Rio for the Opening Ceremony.
Author: Julia Fincher
Posted: July 3, 2015, 4:26 pm
Won't face Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce, who will forgo 200 meters to focus on 100.
Author: Julia Fincher
Posted: July 3, 2015, 3:11 pm
Four other U.S. teams advanced to quarterfinals.
Author: Julia Fincher
Posted: July 2, 2015, 6:14 pm
A suspected elbow fracture may force Hagino to pull out.
Author: Julia Fincher
Posted: July 2, 2015, 3:29 pm
Walsh Jennings had never been part of such a rout with Misty May-Treanor.
Author: Nick Zaccardi
Posted: July 1, 2015, 2:07 pm
"We're not discussing right now the possibility of not submitting a bid."
Author: Nick Zaccardi
Posted: June 30, 2015, 11:33 pm
Bolt flew to Munich to treat an injury.
Author: Nick Zaccardi
Posted: June 30, 2015, 6:37 pm
Obama has never attended an Olympics as president, and this is his last chance.
Author: Nick Zaccardi
Posted: June 30, 2015, 6:25 pm
Shnapir won Olympic bronze in Sochi.
Author: Nick Zaccardi
Posted: June 30, 2015, 6:08 pm
Franklin beat out another Rio 2016 Olympic hopeful for the honor.
Author: Nick Zaccardi
Posted: June 30, 2015, 2:37 pm
Ronaldo debuted at the Olympics two years before his first World Cup.
Author: Nick Zaccardi
Posted: June 30, 2015, 1:19 pm
The 2015 Hall of Fame class also includes four men's Olympic medalists.
Author: Nick Zaccardi
Posted: June 30, 2015, 12:59 pm
Most decorated Olympian of all time turned 30 on Tuesday.
Author: Nick Zaccardi
Posted: June 30, 2015, 12:10 pm
Phelps still trails a legendary gymnast, U.S. track and field champions and one of his 2004 Olympic swimming teammates.
Author: Nick Zaccardi
Posted: June 30, 2015, 11:50 am
Phelps turned 30 on Tuesday, which means his Olympic debut was half a lifetime ago.
Author: Nick Zaccardi
Posted: June 30, 2015, 11:43 am
The U.S. appears headed for a historically strong World Championships medal haul.
Author: Nick Zaccardi
Posted: June 29, 2015, 6:45 pm
"The critical issue that everyone asks is, 'Can we run a privately funded Games with a surplus?'"
Author: Nick Zaccardi
Posted: June 29, 2015, 3:45 pm
Agnel isn't the only men's swimming star who will be absent from Worlds.
Author: Nick Zaccardi
Posted: June 29, 2015, 3:09 pm
The women's 800m final was the craziest of the day.
Author: Nick Zaccardi
Posted: June 29, 2015, 12:39 am
"I want justice for everyone involved."
Author: Nick Zaccardi
Posted: June 28, 2015, 8:17 pm
Three first-time Worlds members in the women's 5000m.
Author: Nick Zaccardi
Posted: June 28, 2015, 7:53 pm
Justin Gatlin is slated for the 200m.
Author: Nick Zaccardi
Posted: June 28, 2015, 7:00 pm
The world's fastest 400m woman in 2014 and 2015 failed to qualify individually for Worlds, but she still might make it.
Author: Nick Zaccardi
Posted: June 27, 2015, 11:49 pm
Allyson Felix and LaShawn Merritt are among those in action.
Author: Nick Zaccardi
Posted: June 27, 2015, 7:00 pm
A 2012 Olympic champion failed to qualify for a final and won't go to the World Championships.
Author: Nick Zaccardi
Posted: June 27, 2015, 3:59 am

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