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Stacy Lewis ties Olympic course record 63 to grab the lead in Rio

Stacy Lewis, whose painfully red shoulders may require a few applications of aloe, blistered the sun-splashed Rio Olympic Golf Course in Thursday’s second round to the tune of a women’s Olympic scoring record 8-under 63……….Read More

Tokyo Olympic medals may be made from recycled smartphones

Now that the curtain has closed on the Rio Summer Olympics, athletes will begin to set their sights on Tokyo 2020 where they may compete to earn … recycled consumer electronics………..Read More

These Are the Top Liked Instagrams of the Rio Olympics

There’s no Olympic medal for most Instagram likes (at least not yet), but if there was, Neymar, a soccer player for Team Brazil, would have dominated. The 24-year-old took the top two spots in this list, in addition to taking home the gold for his home country of Brazil, where he has been hailed as soccer’s saviour………Read More

Kaori Icho makes Olympic history with fourth wrestling gold medal

Japanese wrestler Kaori Icho has become the first woman to win an individual gold medal in four straight Olympic Games in any sport. By winning the 58kg women’s freestyle event on Wednesday (17 August) night, Icho also became the first wrestler in Olympic history to win four gold medals…………Read More