History was made in the boxing ring Thursday, as Great Britain's Nicola Adams became the first woman ever to win a full Olympic gold and Team USA's Claressa Shields followed with the middleweight title.
Some of the fastest men and women in the world are preparing Wednesday to go for gold in the Olympic Stadium, with American medal hopes high in the women's 200-meter final and the men's 110-meter hurdles.
One-tenth of a second was all that separated Lady Tiger legend Lolo Jones from a spot on the medal podium as she capped her second Olympic Games by clocking a seasonal best of 12.58 seconds to take fourth place in Tuesday’s final of the w
Athletes are battling for 21 gold medals in 10 different sports Tuesday, with a day of drama promised in the Olympic Stadium -- site of the track and field events -- and in the velodrome and the gymnastics arena.
Lady Tiger alum Lolo Jones opened her run at Olympic redemption during Monday’s qualifying action at the Olympic Stadium as she dominated the sixth and final prelim heat of the women’s 100-meter hurdles while running a 2012 seasonal
The 2012 London Olympics has been an awe-inspiring event -- with daily doses of drama, guts and glory -- but its zenith was always going to be the showdown of the gladiators of pace that is the men's 100 meters final.