Rio de Janeiro, Brazil — The medal table after the final day of track and field competition at the Rio 2016 Olympic Games in Brazil on Sunday, Aug. 21.
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil — Jamaica men’s 4x400m relay team won a silver medal at the Rio 2016 Games behind two classy performances from two of the country’s top youngsters to end the Olympic Games track programme on Saturday night.
RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – Justin Gatlin and Yohan Blake will clash in the pick of the men’s 100m semi-finals at Rio 2016 inside the Olympic Stadium on Sunday night.
RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – Elaine Thompson of Jamaica blasted to a stunning time of 10.71 to win the women’s 100m at Rio 2016 – dethroning her compatriot and training partner Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce, who finished third.
RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – The sprint events are expected to draw most of the highlights at Rio 2016 in Brazil, as a wholesale of world-class sprinters have assembled in the city of Rio de Janeiro for one of the most anticipated Olympic Games ever.
Sprint queen Veronica Campbell-Brown and standout Shot Put thrower O’Dayne Richards were named respective captains for Jamaica’s track-and-field team at the Rio 2016 Olympic Games, officials announced on Sunday night.