close
This ad will auto close in 10 seconds

Olympic champion David Rudisha named event ambassador of Mumbai Marathon

Rudisha, retained his Olympic 800m title with an imperious display at the Rio 2016 Olympic Games with a run of 1:42.15, the fastest time in the world.

After winning first gold in athletics, Thiago da Silva is Brazil's new darling in Rio 2016

After winning first gold in athletics, Thiago da Silva is Brazil's new darling in Rio 2016

Lavillenie failed and Brazil had a new, and totally unexpected, hero and their first male athletics gold medal winner since Joaquim Cruz won the 800 metres in 1984.

Rio Olympics 2016: Kenya's David Rudisha defends 800m in career high

Rio Olympics 2016: Kenya's David Rudisha defends 800m in career high

"Running 1:42, it`s just fantastic. I had no doubts before," said Rudisha after another imperious display.