A Jamaican sprinter has once again shone on the track on Day 12 in Rio.
Shaunae Miller produced one of the most spectacular finishes in Olympic track and field on Monday when she dived over the line to beat American Allyson Felix and win gold in the women’s 400 metres…
Stefan Henze was travelling with a team-mate in a taxi to the athletes village in Rio early on Friday when the car crashed into a barrier.
Brazil’s Thiago Da Silva has upset the form books by taking gold in the Olympic pole vault after clearing 6.
Italy’s Elia Viviani recovered from a mid race crash in the final points race to win the men’s Omnium title.
Russia’s two-time Olympic pole vault champion Yelena Isinbayeva arrived in Rio on Monday not to compete in the Games but to compete for a post on the 12-member International Olympic committee Athletes
Long jumper Darya Klishina will compete at the Rio Olympics after her ban from the Games was struck down by sport's highest court on the eve of the event.
Usain Bolt wrote another chapter in his remarkable Olympic story by winning the 100m final for a record third straight summer Games.
Jemima Jelagat Sumgong became Kenya’s first ever winner of the Olympic women’s marathon race.
Andrea Iannone won the Austrian Grand Prix in Spielberg for his very first Moto GP victory.
Russia’s only competitor in the track and field events at the Rio Olympics has been suspended with her special eligibility status withdrawn, it was
There’s been another twist in the Russian doping saga, with long jumper Darya Klishina barred from competing at the Olympics.
RIO DE JANEIRO – The Unites States’ Michael Phelps will climb onto the starting blocks for the last time on Saturday, while the curtain is also set
Rio organisers temporarily closed Olympic diving pool to treat the green water on Friday, but later reopened the venue for the women’s three metres
Chinese swimmer Chen Xinyi and Bulgarian steeplechase athlete Silivia Danekova became the first athletes to fail drug tests at the Rio Olympics on
In Rio, former Olympic champion Carl Lewis wants to tackle doping head on.
The 3,000-metre steeplechase athlete has been temporarily suspended pending a B sample test.
Swiss cyclist Fabian Cancellara is riding off into a golden retirement – after scooping a second Olympic time-trial title.
Russian athletes have been speaking out against the reaction following accusations of "state-sponsored doping" as they are booed and jeered at the Rio Olympics.
Her name is Florence Griffiths Joyner. But everybody called her Flo-Jo. She dazzled the world with her trademark one-legged leotards and six-inch
Jamaica's Usain also says he wants to break his own 200-metre world record, hoping to run a time under 19 seconds.
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.
She grabbed the world’s attention and affection aged 14. In 1976 this Romanian gymnast scored the first perfect ten in Olympic history and remains a
Chris Froome will lead the Great Britain team as he bids to emulate the feat of compatriot Bradley Wiggins in the Olympic cycling road race on Saturday.
The Rio 2016 Olympic games are now upon us and all eyes are already on Usain Bolt as the Jamaican sprinter prepares to defend the 100m, 200m and sprint relay titles he won in Beijing in 2008 and in Lo
The Olympic Games never fails to inspire.