South African Caster Semenya won gold in the women's 800 meter final on Saturday in Rio.
Former Olympian Madeleine Pape believes that a fundamental misunderstanding of Caster Semenya's condition clouds the discussion around the South African runner. Pape, a former competitor of Semenya's, joins SI Now to explain why it's on IAAF leadership to better understand the ...read more
On Wednesday, Caster Semenya lost her appeal of a rule banning the South African from track and field competition unless she decreases the testosterone levels in her body. Madeleine Pape, once both a critic and competitor of Semenya, now opposes the ruling and says those opinions ...read more
Usain Bolt of Jamaica won the men’s 100 meters in 9.81 seconds on Sunday night, becoming the first man in history to win three consecutive Olympic golds in the 100 meters. ...read more
The U.S. women's basketball team beat Spain, 101-72, to win its sixth straight Olympic gold medal. ...read more
Virginia Thrasher of the U.S. won the women’s 10m air rifle gold medal as she defeated China’s Du Li with a final round total of 208.0 on Saturday morning. This was the first gold medal handed out at the 2016 Rio Olympics. ...read more
Gwen Jorgensen became the first American to win Olympic gold in the triathlon. The U.S. women's volleyball team took bronze by beating the Netherlands, while USA's Shakur Stevenson won silver in bantamweight boxing. ...read more
Michael Phelps and Team USA took home a gold medal in the men’s 4x100 IM relay, the final race of the swimmer’s career, winning with an Olympic-record 3:27.95 time. ...read more