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No sport made a more drastic move toward gender equity in the Tokyo Olympics than shooting. Out with the men’s free pistol, prone rifle and double trap. In with mixed events in air pistol, air rifle and trap. The new ...

Kate Nye won a silver medal for the best U.S. weightlifting result since Tara Nott-Cunningham won gold in 2000, and Sarah Robles became the first U.S. woman to win two weightlifting medals in her career at the Tokyo Olympics. Olympic records fell in many classes, ...

Oddly enough, the sport that lost the most from the lack of crowds at the Tokyo Olympics may have been modern pentathlon. The sport continues to tinker with its format and presentation in an effort to make the pentathlon truly ...

A clean slate awaits the U.S. women’s artistic gymnastics team after an unusually shaky performance in qualifications resulted in the gold medal favorites qualifying in second behind the Russian Olympic Committee. Led by Simone Biles, the four gymnasts will get a ...

The first of three new Olympic swimming events got underway Monday with preliminary heats in the women’s 1500m freestyle. There was never a doubt who would set the initial mark. Katie Ledecky, racing her third event of the day after the 400 free ...

Podcast: Rough and rowdy rugby stars open up about their sport’s culture on and off the pitch Rugby’s a rough sport? Really? U.S. Rugby Men’s Eagles Sevens studs Kevon Williams and Brett Thompson ponder this observation on the latest episode ...

The United States men did just about all they could in the team Olympic gymnastics final, but they never really had a chance of catching up to Russia, China or Japan without a major implosion from one of the three.  The night ...

Fencer Cheung Ka Long joined an exclusive club of athletes who won gold medals while representing Hong Kong with a win in the men’s individual foil event final. The 24-year-old is only the second athlete to become an Olympic champion while competing ...

Winning Olympic medals seems to be a Pozdniakova family tradition. Russian fencer Sofia Pozdniakova claimed her first Olympic title with a 15-11 win over teammate Sofya Velikaya in the women’s individual sabre event, following the footsteps of her father who was a four-time ...