Olympian Sydney McLaughlin reveals one key in her gold medal victory: No social media

American track gold medalist Sydney McLaughlin was noticeably absent on social media in the weeks leading up to the Tokyo Olympics. That was on purpose. McLaughlin’s only interactions on Twitter…

US women’s soccer team wraps up Tokyo Olympics with bronze medal

The U.S. women’s soccer team won the bronze medal at the Tokyo Olympics on Thursday, holding off Australia 4-3. Megan Rapinoe scored two goals and Carli Lloyd added to her…

US men’s basketball team advances to gold medal game after beating Australia

Back where they belong? After a poor start at the Tokyo Olympics, the U.S. men’s basketball team climbed all the back Thursday as they defeated Australia in the semifinals – and…

Race Imboden displays ‘X’ on hand during medal ceremony in protest of Olympic rule

U.S. fencer Race Imboden said that black “X” drawn on the back of his hand after winning the bronze medal in the men’s foil event was a “symbol of solidarity”…

Simone Biles on winning bronze medal: ‘It means more than all the golds’

Simone Biles won her seventh Olympics medal on Tuesday with a bronze in the balance beam competition after withdrawing from several other events for mental health reasons. Biles was able…

Simone Biles on bronze medal victory: ‘I was just happy to be able to perform’

Simone Biles said Tuesday she was just happy to be out on the Tokyo Olympics floor performing regardless of the outcome, after taking home the bronze medal in the balance…

Simone Biles fans cheer on gymnast as she wins bronze medal

Simone Biles had a small cheering section of teammates in the stands of the Ariake Gymnastics Centre at the Tokyo Olympics but had scores of fans cheering her on at…

Simone Biles finishes Tokyo Olympics with bronze medal in balance beam

Simone Biles will leave the Tokyo Olympics without a gold medal, but will still have a piece of U.S. Olympic history. Biles won a bronze medal in the event. She…

Laurel Hubbard makes Olympics history but fails in medal bid

New Zealand weightlifter Laurel Hubbard made history on Monday as the first transgender athlete to compete at the Olympics but failed at her attempt to make the medal stand. Hubbard…

Raven Saunders’ gesture gets support from USOPC; athlete challenges IOC to take medal

Raven Saunders’ “X” gesture during the shot-put medals ceremony at the Tokyo Olympics “was respectful of her competitors and did not violate our rules related to demonstration,” the U.S. Olympic…