2004 OLYMPIC TRACK AND FIELD TRAILS (DAY8)
Allyson Felix finishes first in the men's 200 meters final, at the U.S. 2004 Olympic Team Track and Field trials. Sacramento, California. Sunday July 18th 2004. Felix won with a time of 22.28 seconds...(UPI/Ken James) ..
London and the home-standing British athletes stood out at the 2012 Olympics but the spotlight was grabbed by Michael Phelps and Usain Bolt.
Yohan Blake and Usain Bolt, the two fastest men on the planet, brought Jamaica a world record Saturday in winning the Olympic 400-meter relay.
The United States won the Olympic gold medal Saturday in the women's 1,600-meter relay.
Friday's highlights at the London Olympics:
A feat of speed by four American women and a show of strength by a U.S. wrestler moved their country close to an overall Olympic triumph Friday.
American medalists Allyson Felix and Carmelita Jeter led a team that crushed the world record Friday while winning the Olympic 4X100-meter relay.
The U.S. team ran a world record time Friday in winning the gold medal in the women's 4X100-meter relay.
Wednesday's highlights at the Olympics:
Fueled by a woman who at last achieved her special goal, United States track and field athletes put on a vintage performance Wednesday.
Allyson Felix of the United States won the Olympic gold medal Wednesday in the 200-meter dash.