2016 Olympics

  25-year-old Mississippi native Tori Bowie shined at the 2016 Olympics in Rio, taking bronze in the 200, silver in the 100 and gold in the women’s 4×100 relay, Bowie has been called the most decorated track athlete of these Games (she is the only American runner to have claimed two medals in Rio). She talks […]

  Doug Stewart of the Two Live Stews gives the Tom Joyner Morning Show a hilarious Olympic recap. Find out why he says people with melanin and water actually do mix and why Rio is snapping back at Ryan Lochte’s claims he was robbed. Clicked the link above to hear the entire interview. Like BlackAmericaWeb.com on Facebook. […]

As Whitney Houston would say, “It’s not right, but according to the International Olympic Committee it’s okay and perfectly legal. Bahamian runner Shaunae, Miller beat Allyson Felix in the women’s 400-meter sprint on Monday night by diving, doing a belly flop for the finish line to win the gold. Social media had mixed reaction to […]

8/16/16- Judo?, Fencing? Triple Jump? Find out what these games are really called and how we perfected them long before the Olympics came around.

One-half of the Two Live Stews, Doug Stewart talks to the Tom Joyner Morning Show about the 2016 Olympic games in Rio, why he says Gabby Douglas’ hair an ‘occupational hazard’, the HBCU athletes that are competing and the legend that is Usain Bolt. “Usain Bolt is not real. He’s an alien. He’s from a […]

Gymnast Simone Biles and Swimmer Simone Manuel have the Midas Touch, everything they touch turns to GOLD. It was a night of first. Biles took gold ahead of US teammate Aly Raisman and Russia’s Aliya Mustafina after an amazing floor routine. She became the first woman in 20 years to win back-to-back world and Olympic […]

  8/9/16- Did you know there are a handful of HBCU student athletes and alumni that are competing in the 2016 Olympics in Rio? Find out which school holds the title when you listen above!

In what many are calling a shocker, Venus and Serena Williams – already three-time Olympic doubles gold medalists – experienced their first Olympic loss together on Sunday to Czech Republic pair Lucie Safarova and Barbora Strycova, NBC Olympics reports. But the 6-3 6-4 loss – following the sisters’ gold wins as a pair in the 2000 […]