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2016 Rio Olympic Games: Boxing

2016 Rio Olympic Games: Boxing

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Aug 21, 2016

4 to Watch: 2016 Summer Olympics Come to a Close

4 to Watch: 2016 Summer Olympics Come to a Close

Sunday evening features the closing ceremony of the 2016 Summer Olympic Games, but before that, there is more gold for Team USA to claim. The events Americans will contend in include basketball, boxing...

Aug 20, 2016

'I'm Hurt': Shakur Stevenson Sobs After Taking Silver

'I'm Hurt': Shakur Stevenson Sobs After Taking Silver

Cuban boxer Robeisy Ramirez used a strong third round to finish off top American boxing prospect Shakur Stevenson and win Olympic gold in the bantamweight final Saturday. In an emotional interview after...

Aug 18, 2016

4 to Watch: Women's Basketball Team Plays in Semifinals

4 to Watch: Women's Basketball Team Plays in Semifinals

On Day 13 of the Olympic Games, Usain Bolt will run in the men's 200m finals, the women's basketball team will compete in the semifinals, Brazil and Italy will compete for the gold in men's beach volleyball and...

Aug 17, 2016

4 to Watch: Can Usain Bolt Break Another Record?

4 to Watch: Can Usain Bolt Break Another Record?

On Day 12 of the Olympic Games, Usain Bolt will run in the men's 200m semifinals; a women's beach volleyball team will win gold; Team USA's men's basketball team will play in the quarterfinals and Tori...

Aug 16, 2016

Brazilian Wins Lightweight Gold; US Boxer Through to Semis

Brazilian Wins Lightweight Gold; US Boxer Through to Semis

Brazilian boxer Robson Conceicao won the lightweight gold medal in Rio Tuesday, taking all three rounds from Frenchman Sofiane Oumiha. It was the main event on a 19-fight card that also saw American Shakur...

Aug 16, 2016

SPOILER ALERT: 4 to Watch in Gymnastics' Last Day

SPOILER ALERT: 4 to Watch in Gymnastics' Last Day

On Day 11 of the Olympic Games, Simone Biles tried for another gold medal; the world's reigning triple jumper tried to defend his medal; local boxer Gary Russell fought in his quarterfinals and men will compete...

Aug 15, 2016

Russian Takes Heavyweight Gold in Rio as Crowd Boos

Russian Takes Heavyweight Gold in Rio as Crowd Boos

Russian Evgeny Tishchenko held off Kazakhstan fighter Vassiliy Levit by unanimous decision and won the heavyweight gold medal. Levit seemed to have the fight won. He battered Tishchenko in the head, causing...

Aug 10, 2016

US Boxer Gary Russell Wins 1st Olympic Bout for Family

US Boxer Gary Russell Wins 1st Olympic Bout for Family

Gary Russell cannot explain how in the first Olympic bout of his career he fell deaf to the chants, the horns, the fans stamping their feet on metal bleachers, and heard just one voice through the clutter:

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