(NEW YORK) — Team USA athletes, specifically women athletes, are already making history at the Tokyo Olympics.From fencing to taekwondo, swimming and more, the Summer Games in Tokyo have been a chance for American women to prove their athletic prowess.Lydia JacobyLydia Jacoby, 17, won... Read More.
(TOKYO) — Simone Biles' shocking withdrawal from the team competition at the Tokyo Olympics Tuesday put a spotlight on mental health and the extreme stress elite athletes like Biles are under.The U.S. women's gymnastics team won silver in the team competition after Biles left... Read More.
(TOKYO) -- Naomi Osaka, ranked second and competing in her home country, will leave the Tokyo Olympics without a medal.Osaka, 23, lost to Marketa Vondrousova of the Czech Republic 6-1, 6-4 in the third round of the Olympic tennis tournament on Tuesday."I'm disappointed in... Read More.
(TOKYO) -- Three of the four members of Team USA have advanced to the quarterfinals of surfing's debut at the Tokyo Olympics with Caroline Marks and Kolohe Andino emerging from the waters off Japan's Shidashita Beach with the highest scores in the opening heats.For... Read More.
(TOKYO) -- The U.S. men's gymnastics team came in fifth in the team competition at the Tokyo Olympics on Monday.The athletes were up against powerful teams from Japan and China, as well as athletes from Russia competing under the Russian Olympic Committee (ROC). After... Read More.
(TOKYO) - The USA men's Olympic basketball team lost to France 83-76 in the team's opening game of the 2020 Olympics. It is the first loss for the men's team at the games since 2004, ending a 25 game winning streak. France's Evan Fournier led the... Read More.
(TOKYO) -- Each day, ABC News will give you a roundup of key Olympic moments from the day’s events in Tokyo, happening 13 hours ahead of U.S. Eastern Standard Time. After a 12-month delay, the unprecedented 2020 Olympics will take place without fans or... Read More.
(TOKYO) -- Unlike most sports at the Tokyo Olympics, the venue for surfing will be decided by when and where Team USA hopefuls such as Carissa Moore and Kolohe Andino paddle out off Japan's Shidashita Beach.Organizers of the first-time event have scheduled an eight-day waiting... Read More.
(TOKYO) -- Novak Djokovic could be on his way to making men's tennis history with this year's Olympic Games.Every year, tennis players have the opportunity to achieve a Grand Slam by winning all four majors: the Australian Open, French Open, Wimbledon and U.S. Open.But every... Read More.
(TOKYO) -- The first gold medal of the 2020 Olympics was officially won Saturday in JapanChina's Qian Yang earned gold in the women's 10-meter air rifle to take home the long-awaited first medal. The 21-year-old is a rising star in the sport.She defeated Russian Anastasiia... Read More.
(TOKYO) -- Skateboarding has always been as much about culture as competition. But now, that culture will have to make room for the biggest competition in the world: the Olympics.The sport is ready to make its Olympic debut in Tokyo with two different disciplines:... Read More.
(TOKYO) -- After a yearlong delay and a string of scandals, the 2020 Summer Olympics is officially opening in Tokyo.All eyes are on the opening ceremony to see whether the host city can not only put on a good show but also lift spirits... Read More.