24.8 C
New York
Saturday, June 15, 2024

TAG

Rio Olympics

BREAKING: Usain Bolt Stripped Of One Olympic Gold Medal Over Teammate’s Doping

Usain Bolt has been stripped of one of his nine Olympic titles after one of his Jamaican 4x100m team-mates, with whom he won gold at...

US Swimmer Ryan Lochte Apologises For False Robbery Story [TWEET]

"I should have been much more responsible in how I handled myself," US Olympic swimmer, Ryan Lochte said in a statement apologizing for making false claims...

Brazilian Authorities Indict US Swimmers For Fabricating Robbery Report

Brazilian authorities have recommended American swimmers Ryan Lochte and James Feigen face charges of false reporting of a crime, according to reports Thursday, August 18,...

Triple-Double: Usain Bolt Makes Olympic History, Again, Winning 3rd 200m Gold

Usain Bolt won his second gold medal during the Rio Olympics on Thursday night in the men’s 200-meter dash. The feat makes the Jamaican sprinter...

‘Nigeria Not Leaving Rio Without An Olympic Medal’ – Dalung

Nigeria’s sports minister, Barrister Solomon Dalung has re-assured Nigerians that the efforts of Nigerians competing at the Rio Olympics would not be in vain...

#ProudlyNaija: Goodluck Jonathan Praises Dream Team VI [TWEET]

Former President Goodluck Jonathan praised Nigeria's U-23 team, Dream Team IV, for their performance in the 2016 Rio Olympics. Dr. Jonathan took to social media website,...

JUST IN: Superstar Gymnast Simone Biles Makes History With 4th Gold Medal Win

It’s official: Simone Biles is the first U.S. gymnast ever to win four Olympic gold medals. After winning the team final and individual all-around title...

Rio 2016: Female Bahamas Sprinter Dives To Win 400m Gold (SNAPSHOT)

After Wayde van Niekerk's astonishing performance in the men's 400 metre final, in which he demolished Michael Johnson's world record, the women's race had...

Olympic Medalist Blessing Okagbare, Qualifies For 200m Semi-Finals

Nigerian sprinter, Blessing Okagbare, on Monday, August 15, 2016, qualified for the 200 metres semi-final at the ongoing Olympics in  Rio De Janeiro in...

Rio 2016: South African Wins Gold In 400m Race, Breaking Michael Johnson’s Record

24-year-old Wayde Van Niekerk of South Africa has broken Michael Johnson’s record of finishing the 400m in 43.18 seconds. The South African finished in 43.03...

Latest news

- Advertisement -