Bobby Finke stuns field, wins gold in 800 free

TOKYO — Bobby Finke stunned the field in the 800-meter freestyle here at the Olympics, coming from fifth place late in the distance race to win gold.

Finke chased down Italy’s Gregorio Paltrinieri and Ukraine’s Mykhailo Romanchuk to win the first-ever men’s 800 at the Games. Coaches celebrated wildly in the stands.