2016 Rio Olympics

Men's 3,000 Meter Steeplechase

Mekhissi-Benabbad on Getting Ezekiel Kemboi DQ in Olympic Steeple: "Maradona hit a goal with his hand and he is an idol in Argentina. He cheated. I did not cheat."

After The Outrageous French Protest Got Him Disqualified, Ezekiel Kemboi Quickly Unretires: "I will be coming to London 2017 to re-claim my medal from France. No limits."

"I will be coming to London 2017 to re-claim my medal from France. No limits."

Olympic Debacle: The French Have Forgotten What The Olympics Are Supposed To Be About - Ezekiel Kemboi DQ'd From Men's Steeple After Protest

If you were in the Olympics, would you protest to get a competitor who trounced you in a race DQd for stepping on a line more than a mile from the finish line? The French should be ashamed. They are supporting the "win at all costs" mantra which is the same mantra that has resulted in the multiple doping scandals that are threatening the popularity of the Olympics.

Farewell to the GOAT: Ezekiel Kemboi, the World's Greatest Steeplechaser, Retires (Then Unretires)

Evan Jager Wins Silver, Kenya's Dominance In The Steeplechase Continues As Conseslus Kipruto Wins Gold, Ezekiel Kemboi Wins Bronze and Retires

What a race. Ezekiel Kemboi's dominance of the men's 3000 steeplechase (and his career) has come to an end. America's 32-year medal drought in the event has ended as well. The Olympic record is gone as well.

Men's Steeple Prelims: Evan Jager and Hillary Bor Win Their Heats As All Three Americans Advance to the Olympic Final for the First Time Since 1936

A New, More Relaxed Evan Jager Heads to His Second Olympic Final with a Medal on His Mind

2016 Olympic Men's Steeple Preview: The GOAT, Ezekiel Kemboi, Goes for a Third Olympic Title Against Conseslus Kipruto; Can Evan Jager Prevent a Kenyan Sweep?

Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
August 12, 2016 to August 21, 2016

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