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Fiji retain rugby sevens gold medal with victory over New Zealand at Tokyo Olympics

July 28, 2021

Wednesday was in its twilight hours in Fiji, but Fijians were just beginning to party, with videos popping up on social media of groups of locals taking to the streets to dance and sing.

Gold medal-winning athletes swerve social media to avoid 'external pressure'

July 28, 2021

After Simone Biles' withdrawal from both the women's team gymnastics final and the individual all-around competition to focus on her mental health, other Olympic athletes have said they've come off social media platforms to protect their own mental well-being.

Katie Ledecky inspired to 'put a smile on someone's face' as she takes 1500m gold at the Tokyo Olympics

July 28, 2021

Relief seemed to be the main emotion that sunk into Katie Ledecky's face as she touched the wall to claim her first gold medal of the Tokyo Olympics.

Jordan Chiles stepped in for Team USA after her friend and confidante Simone Biles withdrew

July 27, 2021

There's no replacing Simone Biles. But her teammate and confidante Jordan Chiles was tasked with trying.

Russian Olympic Committee wins gold in women's team gymnastics as Team USA hit by Simone Biles withdrawal

July 27, 2021

The Russian Olympic Committee (ROC) won a dramatic women's team gymnastic final to take the gold medal after Team USA was hit by the withdrawal of Simone Biles.

Simone Biles withdraws from women's team gymnastics at Tokyo 2020 Olympics

July 27, 2021

Simone Biles has withdrawn from the women's team gymnastic final event, according to USA Gymnastics.

What is ROC? Here's what to know about Russia and the Olympics

July 26, 2021

If you've been watching the Olympics this year, you may notice an unfamiliar abbreviation, ROC. It stands for the Russian Olympic Committee, and it allows Russian athletes to compete in the Olympics while their country is banned from the Games because of its doping scandal.

Anna Kiesenhofer is a maths genius who just pulled off one of the biggest shocks in Olympics history | CNN

July 26, 2021

Nobody was speaking about Anna Kiesenhofer ahead of the Tokyo 2020 women's road race, but they certainly are now.

An Argentinian fencer lost her match but won a proposal of marriage | CNN

July 26, 2021

Argentinian fencer Maria Belen Perez Maurice may have lost the chance of a medal at the Tokyo Olympics on Monday, but she is definitely still winning at life.

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