The Sports Examiner: Lane One leads to Gold!

PALM DESERT, Aug. 20, 2016 – The U.S. women’s 4×100 m relay team was relegated to the tight turns of lane one for the final after yet another American relay snafu in the heats. But Tianna Bartoletta, Allyson Felix, English Gardner and Tori Bowie were more than equal to the challenge, winning in 41.02, the second-fastest time in history.

As the Games come to a close, check our Lane One commentary on the contradictions for Rio 2016 staff and volunteers, whose Olympic effort and experience is now coming to an end.

The Sports Examiner has full coverage of the Rio Games with your guide to Day 15, with previews of all 30 (yes, 30!) Saturday finals across 16 sports.

All the details are here: the stats, facts, previews and notes that you can download and carry on your phone, tablet or desktop to keep you informed on today’s events in Rio! Click here for the PDF!

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