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2016 Rio Olympic Games: Rugby

2016 Rio Olympic Games: Rugby

Summer Olympics: Complete Rugby Coverage

Monday, Aug 15, 2016

Gymnastics Beer Cups Are Hottest Souvenir of Rio Olympics

Gymnastics Beer Cups Are Hottest Souvenir of Rio Olympics

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Will Rodriguez put his collectible cup down just for a second, then — swoosh! — it was swiped.

Sunday, Aug 14, 2016

Rio by the Numbers: Swimmers Robbed, Wrestling Upset

Rio by the Numbers: Swimmers Robbed, Wrestling Upset

Four U.S. swimmers robbed at gunpoint overnight; one of the biggest upsets in Rio and the first Olympic golfing gold since 1904. Click through for some noteworthy numbers from Day 9 of the Summer Games.

Saturday, Aug 13, 2016

Former NFL Running Back Races Usain Bolt in Olympic Debut

Former NFL Running Back Races Usain Bolt in Olympic Debut

Former Detroit Lions running back Jahvid Best made his Olympic debut on Saturday, running the 100m in Rio. He became the first track and field athlete to compete at an Olympics after playing in the NFL.

Saturday, Aug 13, 2016

Rio by the Numbers: Phelps' Olympic Haul, US Golds & More

Rio by the Numbers: Phelps' Olympic Haul, US Golds & More

A dramatic photo finish in rowing, a runner who finished her heat with one shoe and the world fastest woman is crowned at the Rio Olympics. Click through for some noteworthy numbers from Day 8 of the...

Friday, Aug 12, 2016

Rio by the Numbers: 1st Medal, Positive Doping Test

Rio by the Numbers: 1st Medal, Positive Doping Test

First ever Olympics medal for a Pacific Island nation, first swimmer to test positive for a banned substance and two women seeking their third consecutive gold at the Rio Olympics.

Friday, Aug 12, 2016

Fiji Says, 'It Is Our Time,' Finally Gets an Olympic Medal

Fiji Says, 'It Is Our Time,' Finally Gets an Olympic Medal

You probably know that the United States is about to win its 1,000th Olympic gold medal. Think about that for a minute – 1,000 GOLD medals. It could happen sometime this weekend.

Thursday, Aug 11, 2016

With Rugby Win, Fiji Gets Its First Gold Medal Ever

With Rugby Win, Fiji Gets Its First Gold Medal Ever

The Fiji rugby sevens squad has secured the country's first Olympic gold medal Thursday, trouncing Great Britain in the final. It's the small island nation's first Olympic medal at all — a stat the world series...

Wednesday, Aug 10, 2016

Men's Rugby Semifinals Set, No New Zealand

Men's Rugby Semifinals Set, No New Zealand

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Fiji moved into the rugby sevens medal round at the Olympics after a 12-7 win over New Zealand, and will face an unexpected rival in the semifinals after Japan continued its remarkable...

Wednesday, Aug 10, 2016

U.S. Men’s Rugby Won't Defend Gold

U.S. Men’s Rugby Won't Defend Gold

The U.S. men’s rugby team was eliminated from medal contention after losing to top-seeded Fiji 24-19 on Wednesday. 

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