The world's oldest annual marathon has been pounding the road since 1897, and its first-ever world's best time was set in 1947 by Korean runner Yun Bok-suh.
Organizers have apologized after the overly long course resulted in confusion at the finishing line.
The no-spectator policy, high levels of vaccination in the Olympic Village and other measures have helped to mitigate coronavirus transmissions, said experts.
As a star athlete, rapper and anime fan, Noah Lyles is truly a multitalented Olympian who aims to beat Usain Bolt's record in the 200 meter sprint.
The 23-year-old appeared to finish seventh in the race but was later confused as to why she was disqualified.
The 17-year-old Florida native has broken two youth records set by Usain Bolt, the retired Jamaican sprinting champion.
The two-time Olympian was seen forming an X with her arms at the medal ceremony of the women's shot put final on Sunday at Tokyo 2020.
Tipped as a pre-games favorite for the gold medal, Bromell's 10.00 second run was not fast enough to qualify for Sunday's final.
The Puerto Rico athlete set a time of 12.26 seconds, beating the previous record set at the 2012 games in London.
The track and field program at Tokyo 2020 begins on Friday with the men's 10,000m gold medal up for grabs.
Organizers have been accused of putting environmental concerns over the comfort of the athletes.
Connell High School in Washington state was also fined and will not be permitted to host any basketball contests this year after the students' racist comments.
North Carolina House Speaker Tim Moore expressed concerns about the legislation garnering enough support.
The 28-year-old Illinois resident was arrested Wednesday on charges of cyberstalking and wire fraud.
We need to save women's sports by making sure only women can participate.
Once considered one of the most promising female distance runners, Cain says when she left the Nike Oregon Project she was "just trying to survive."
Houston has been followed by allegations of apparent sign-stealing, including in its ALCS matchup with the Boston Red Sox.
"I've been molested by women and never complained," he tweeted.
The Maryland native helped bring sports broadcasting into mainstream cultural conversation.
Bolt set the world record at 9.58 seconds in 2009.
Farah finished fourth in BBC Sports Personality of the Year based on number of votes.
The Jamaican sprinter says he was tired for the 100-meter final.
The Jamaican sprinter proved his class again.
Russia's Athletics Federation will hold games for stars banned from the Olympics.
Klishina was previously accused of turning her back on fellow athletes.
World athletics' governing body met in Zurich on Friday.