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ICYMI: Rio Olympics 2016 day eleven round-up

Simone Biles won her fourth gold medal on the gymnastics floor, Jamaica’s Omar McLeod won the country’s first ever 110m hurdles gold medal with a time of 13.05...

Sarah Robles breaks U.S. weightlifting drought

On Sunday, Sarah Robles ended the U.S.’s sixteen-year streak of not medaling in weightlifting. Robles won bronze in women’s 75+ kg, lifting a combined total of 286 kg behind...

Olympics Day 10 highlight – Shaunae Miller dives

Ten days in, and these Olympics have yet to become embroiled with controversy – outside of the typically uncouth nature of the IOC, general lack of safety in Rio, and...

ICYMI: Rio Olympics 2016 day ten round-up

Shaunae Miller took a head first dive to win gold in the women’s 400m final. Allyson Felix would’ve had her fifth gold medal, but Miller beat her by 0.07 seconds....

U.S. women’s soccer suffers bitter defeat

The U.S. women’s soccer team was favored to win gold, but failed to make it to the semifinals. They’re out without medaling, something that hasn’t happened for seven World...

Olympic Highlight Day 9 – Usain Bolt, Fastest Man Forever

Now that swimming has all of about closed out its run in the Olympics, its time we shift our prime time event attention toward the glimmering sheen of the track stadium lights in...

ICYMI: Rio Olympics 2016 day nine round-up

What an incredible day for Great Britain as Andy Murray won gold in the men’s singles tennis final, and Max Whitlock won the first and second gold medals in gymnastics that...

Top 4 Athletes’ Before and After Steroids Stories

Sports is all about competition and there is certainly nothing wrong with keeping the sportsmen spirit alive by being competitive. What makes athletes and sportsmen different from...

Rio Olympics Day 8 Highlight – Michael Phelps, duh.

As far as Olympic highlights are concerned, Day 8’s premier moment is an obvious no-brainer: Michael Phelps’ (supposed) final Olympics. Phelps received his Olympic curtain...

Olympics Day 7 Highlight – Swimming Upsets

If you’re sick and tired of highlights featuring swimming, then you’re in luck – no more action from the green pools of Rio after Day 8 (with the exception of the women’s...

A-Rod and Ichiro: A tale of two Mariners

Yankee Alex Rodriguez’s last game was Friday, August 12, against the Tampa Bay Rays. Beleaguered yet legendary, “A-Rod” will go down in baseball history as one of its best...

U.S. Men’s Boxing Rises Again

U.S. men’s boxing will be back on the medal stand with Nico Hernandez’s win in the light flyweight quarter finals, and there will likely be more with U.S. men’s boxing...

Olympics Day 6 Highlight – Simone Biles wins all the gold

It wouldn’t be a proper Olympics without a proper celestially bright Olympics (American) sweetheart, and after Day 6 of competition came to a close, it looks like we’ve found...

Tim Tebow shocks everyone by announcing he’s joining MLB

It's been over six years (God, we're old) since he last played college ball for the Florida Gators, and what followed that was an non-illustrious career in the NFL. A year has...

Kim Jong-un demands five gold medals

The 2012 London Olympics went well for North Korea; they won four gold and two bronze medals, which is impressive considering they had 51 athletes competing. The London Olympics...