An Australian Olympic Committee official said the athletes detained and fined in Rio over tampered credentials were not responsible, according to NBC News.
"I think it's very important to note that the...
Claressa Shields has become the first American boxer of either gender to win two Olympic boxing gold medals.
Shields on Sunday beat Netherlands fighter Nouchka Fontijn by unanimous decision to win her...
The closing ceremony in Rio will start the clock ticking for 547 days until the next Winter Olympics take place in PyeongChang, South Korea, in 2018.
Former Olympic skating gold medalist and organizer...
Sunday, Aug 21, 2016 at 03:54 PM EDT
Kyle Snyder Becomes Youngest US Wrestling Gold Medalist
Kyle Snyder defeated Khetag Gazyumov, of Azerbaijan, Sunday to become America's youngest ever freestyle wrestling gold medalist.
Snyder battled 2-1 to win gold in the 97-kilogram division. The match was tightly
Sunday, Aug 21, 2016 at 04:00 PM EDT
Kenya Wins Gold in Men's Marathon; US Takes Bronze
Brazil won the medal it wanted the most Saturday, claiming its first Olympic gold in soccer and providing a lift to a beleaguered nation in the process.
Neymar scored the clinching goal for Brazil with a nifty...