Sunday evening saw a 100m win by Lamont Marcell Jacobs, joint triumph for Mutaz Barshim and Gianmarco Tamberi, and a world triple jump record for Yulimar Rojas.
The finest high jump duel in Olympic history ended with Mutaz Barshim and Gianmarco Tamberi both getting gold.
It started with an Olympic record and ended with a world record.
The women’s 100m final saw the introduction of a projection mapping light show to set the stage for one of the highlights of the Tokyo Olympic Games on Saturday night (31).
An oval 400m track rarely produces as many twists and turns as unfolded on the second night of athletics competition at the Tokyo Olympic Games.
Poland’s first gold medal of the Tokyo Games came with a special bonus: a place in the Olympic history books.
In one of the greatest sprint races of all-time, Elaine Thompson-Herah stunned with an Olympic record of 10.61 (-0.6m/s) to retain her 100m title at the Tokyo 2020 Games on Saturday (31).