Track and Field

Clayton Murphy - Bronze Medal!

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Clayton Murphy became the third-fastest 800 meter runner in American history with a 1:42.93 performance for a bronze medal at the Rio Olympics.

Usain Bolt dominates Olympic 100 meters, takes third consecutive title!

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Usain Bolt defended his title and cemented his legacy, with his third 100 meters Olympic title. The race was exciting as we had a fun race to watch as Bolt came from behind to totally dominate the race. Here is how I saw the race!

Team USA women’s marathoners turn in best team finish in history as Flanagan sets record

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RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL -- Four-time Olympian Shalane Flanagan (Marblehead, Massachusetts) proved her preparation for the streets of Rio was near-perfection, as she set a new American record in the women's-only marathon while finishing sixth Sunday at the Sambadrome Marquês de Sapucaí.

Wayde Van Niekerk Destroys 400 meter World record with his 43.03!

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As the three kings of the 400 meters came off the turn, Wayde Van Niekerk had a slight lead. Kirani James and LaShawn Merritt were dueling, as Wayne Van Niekerk continued to drive down the final straight, going where no man has gone before.