Brownlee aiming for triathlon treble in Tokyo

2016-08-23 19:47

Alistair Brownlee is confident of competing for a third triathlon gold at the 2020 Olympics in Tokyo following his back-to-back triumphs in London and Rio.

Rio 2016: Sevens QF fixtures confirmed

2016-08-10 19:03

New Zealand have survived a massive scare in the Rugby Sevens at the Rio Olympics after they were nearly eliminated.

CAS rejects Russia appeal, bars athletes from Rio

2016-07-21 12:04

CAS has rejected an appeal by 67 Russian athletes seeking to overturn an IAAF doping ban on them competing at the Rio Olympics.

Nadal faces race to reach Olympics

2016-06-30 18:32

Rafael Nadal faces a battle to qualify for the Rio Olympics after the ITF announced the entry list for the 2016 Games.

Hartley peaking at the right time

2016-06-02 09:41

Londoon 2012 medalist Bridgitte Hartley is finding her confidence as she prepares for the 2016 Rio Olympics.

McIlroy could snub Rio over Zika fears

2016-05-23 22:56

Four-time major winner Rory McIlroy has revealed he could reject the chance to play at this year's Olympics because of the Zika virus.


Borrowed medal? No thanks, Henderson wins own

2016-08-14 10:18

Jeff Henderson had an Olympic gold medal in his grasp _ just not one he could call his own.

Tearful Djokovic hailed as true champion

2016-08-08 18:50

Novak Djokovic was hailed as a "true champion" after his Olympic Games loss to Juan Martin del Potro reduced him to floods of tears.

Brazil's questionable World Cup legacy

2016-07-12 11:35

Did hosting of the World Cup two years ago manage to help local people in Brazil?

Da Gama compares Dolly to Neymar

2016-06-07 21:11

South Africa's U-23 coach Owen Da Gama believes Mamelodi Sundowns winger Keagan Dolly is as important to Bafana Bafana as Neymar is too Brazil.

Tyson: Olympics pro boxing proposal 'ridiculous'

2016-05-25 17:53

Mike Tyson says a proposal to let professional fighters take part in the Rio Olympic boxing competition is "ridiculous" and "foolish."

Rio forecast: USA to top medal table

2016-04-27 14:05

If the Rio de Janeiro Olympics were held today, the United States would win the most medals - and the most gold medals.

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