RIO DE JANEIRO – The German delegation sighed a breath of relief on Tuesday after Michael Jung successfully defended his men’s individual eventing
The Rio 2016 doping debacle is making waves that are causing a splash in the Olympic pool.
Jamaica's Usain also says he wants to break his own 200-metre world record, hoping to run a time under 19 seconds.
US swimmers Micheal Phelps may have won his nineteenth gold medal of his career, but many people seem to be more interested in those brown purplish circles on his…
French street artist JR has erected two giant art installations in Rio de Janeiro depicting a high jumper and a swimmer, as the 2016 Olympic Games continue to take place in the…
Australia has became the first Olympic champions in women’s rugby sevens after beating New Zealand 24-17 in the gold medal final.
The director of a British corporate hospitality company and his Brazilian translator have been arrested in Rio de Janeiro on suspicion of ticket touting and could face up to two years in…
A Namibian boxer was arrested on suspicion of attempting to sexually assault a room maid at the Rio Olympic Village, Brazilian police said late on
Australia made it clear on Monday there would be no apology to Chinese swimmer Sun Yang after Olympic champion Mack Horton called him a “drugs cheat”
It is claimed entire neighbourhoods of people were persuaded to move house to make way for Olympics facilities in Rio.
Russian Pole Vaulter Yelena Isinbayeva’s last gasp attempt to compete at the Rio Olympcis has failed after a Swiss Court rejected her appeal against her ban.
The head of the Russian Paralympic Committee (RPC) said a decision to suspend Russian athletes from next month’s Paralympics was “a grave human rights abuse.
Strong winds in Rio have forced Olympic organisers to postpone rowing events for a second day.
In Tennis, World number one Novak Djokovic has crashed out of the first round of the Olympic men’s singles after he was overpowered by a resurgent Juan Martin del…
Michael Phelps won his 19th Olympic gold medal on Sunday in Rio.
United States‘ swimmer Katie Ledecky has won gold in the women’s 400 metre freestyle at the Rio Olympics.
Tunisian long distance swimmer Oussama Mellouli says it would be a dream come true if he were to win a third straight Olympic gold in Rio.
Rio Olympic organisers continued to be plagued with problems as strong winds, a knife-point robbery of a foreign government official and fresh doping
Russia will not compete at the 2016 Rio Paralympics this summer after the International Paralympic Committee (IPC) on Sunday imposed a blanket ban on
The International Paralympic Committee (IPC) has imposed a blanket ban on Russian athletes from competing at the Rio Paralympics.
Beslan Mudranov gave Russia something to cheer about following a scandal-plagued build up to the 2016 Rio Games.
Sunday – day two of the Olympics – saw fans continue their Rio routine, heading off to their chosen event, in the Brazilian sunshine.
The Rio 2016 Olympics have only just begun but the drumbeat is already rolling for Tokyo 2020.
Australia has proved once again that it’s a force to be reckoned with in the pool.
Katinka Hosszu took more than two seconds off the previous women's world record.
It came down to the final 50 metres, but Australia’s Mack Horton made a splash when he clinched the men’s 400 metres freestyle, beating the 2012 Olympic champion in the…