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10 Tokyo Olympians to Watch Ahead of Paris 2024

Here's a look at some U.S. athletes or teams who did not win gold medals in Tokyo, but could have their golden moments in three years.


U.S. Women's Basketball Isn't Slowing Down After Another Gold

Sue Bird and Diana Taurasi can comfortably pass the torch in the midst of a remarkable gold medal streak that continued with Sunday's win.


I’ve Covered Nine Olympics. Nothing Prepared Me for Seeing My Daughter Win a Medal

After a taxing run-up to the Games, U.S. swimmer Brooke Forde got the ultimate reward—a silver in Tokyo, with her dad there in attendance to share in the experience.


Handing Out Awards for the Tokyo Olympics

The Games may be over, but there are still medals to award, for the best, worst and most memorable moments.


With First Olympic Gold, U.S. Volleyball Hopes to Set the Standard

The women finally broke through with a win over Brazil in Tokyo.

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USOPC: U.S. Hopefuls for Winter Games Must Have Vaccine

U.S. athletes trying to make the Winter Olympics will have to be fully vaccinated for COVID-19, and must show proof of vaccination by Dec. 1.

U.S. swimmer Katie Ledecky wins gold in the 1,500-meter freestyle at Tokyo Olympics

Katie Ledecky Moves Training Base to University of Florida

Inside the 24-year-old swimmer's decision to leave Stanford and join elite training partners and a new coach ahead of Paris 2024.


Biles, Osaka, Brady Headline Time 100 Most Influential List

Time's list included Simone Biles, Suni Lee, Naomi Osaka, Shohei Ohtani, Allyson Felix and Tom Brady.


Paralympian Loses Gold Medal for Being Three Minutes Late

Malaysian shot putter Muhammad Ziyad Zolkefli was stripped of his gold medal because he arrived to the event three minutes later than the call time.


Haven Shepherd, Jessica Long Take Unique Friendship to Paralympics

Shepherd, who is making her Paralympic debut, has been friends with Long since she was a young girl, bonded by their similar stories.

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Former IOC President Jacques Rogge Dies at 79

Rogge led the IOC for 12 years during a period of stability and led the charge in the fight against doping in sport.

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Bobsledder Kaillie Humphries Seeks Path to Beijing Olympics

Humphries, reigning women’s bobsled world champion, has asked the International Olympic Committee to allow her to compete in the games without a U.S. passport.

Aug 1, 2021; Tokyo, Japan; Sunisa Lee (USA) competes in the women's uneven bar final during the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Summer Games at Ariake Gymnastics Centre.

Olympian Suni Lee Joins Cast of 'Dancing With The Stars'

Lee is a first-generation Hmong-American who won the women's individual all-around event at Tokyo 2020.

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Sha’Carri Richardson Finishes Last in 100m Return

Richardson returned to the track for the first time since winning the women’s 100 meters at June’s U.S. Olympic Trials.


Mallory Weggemann Is on a Mission

Paralyzed from the waist down when she was 19, the swimmer rebuilt her life and won a Paralympic gold medal. After overcoming more setbacks, she’s ready to win again.

Gable Steveson bites his gold medal

Gold Medalist Gable Steveson Contemplates Future in WWE

If the backflipping Olympic champion ever goes to WWE, he knows he wants to work with Paul Heyman.

Pack of marathoners at Tokyo Olympics

French Marathoner Opens Up About Water Bottle Controversy

He’s telling his side of the story after a video went viral.

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Kevin Durant, Draymond Green Rip ESPN's Kendrick Perkins After Gold Medal Win

The analyst had the perfect response to the U.S. men's basketball players.


The 10 Things That We Will Remember About Tokyo 2020

From new sports taking the Games by storm to staggering performances by athletes young and old, here are some of the most memorable aspects of the Tokyo Games.


How the U.S. Edged China in Total Gold Medals on the Final Day

It came down to the last night of competition and was determined by the slimmest of margins.


U.S. Men's Boxing Denied Gold Once Again at Tokyo Olympics

Despite its best showing at the Games in two decades, Team USA's 17-year drought will extend to Paris 2024.