Rio 2016 Olympics and Paralympics

If politics entered a post-truth era in 2016, sport entered a post-trust era. [...]

15 December 2016
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A new report from the World Anti-Doping Agency (Wada) into this summer's Rio Olympics has exposed "serious failings" [...]

28 October 2016
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Sky has said it is “on track financially” despite the company suffering at the expense of rivals broadcasting [...]

13 October 2016
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A gymnastics kit manufacturer says it does not intend to work with Louis Smith again after the British Olympic [...]

10 October 2016
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Team Sky boss Sir Dave Brailsford insists they and rider Sir Bradley Wiggins have done nothing wrong amid the [...]

26 September 2016
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Olympic champion Mo Farah and golfer Justin Rose have become the latest high-profile sportspeople to have their [...]

19 September 2016
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Dressage star Sophie Christiansen took her tally of Paralympic gold medals to seven as Great Britain’s equestrians [...]

15 September 2016
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Britain’s most successful Paralympian, Dame Sarah Storey, will be the most high-profile member of ParalympicsGB [...]

7 September 2016
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Over 1m ticket applications have been made for the World Championships in London next year, where legends [...]

2 September 2016
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Brazil's first female President Dilma Rousseff has been impeached by the country's senate. [...]

31 August 2016
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Britain’s track cycling stars have revealed the extraordinary lengths to which envious rivals went in order [...]

25 August 2016
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It may have been Team GB's best Olympic medal haul in 100 years, but the Rio Olympic Games smashed mobile viewing [...]

24 August 2016
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As another Olympics ends and the British public basks in the glory of an unprecedented medal haul, sponsors are [...]

24 August 2016
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Britain's Olympic heroes arrived home on Tuesday still aglow from their success in Rio, with some athletes even [...]

23 August 2016
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Russia has reacted angrily after its appeal against a blanket ban from next month's Paralympic Games was [...]

23 August 2016
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It's a problem most of us could only dream of having – where does one store one's gold medals from the Olympics? [...]

23 August 2016
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London's sporting strength was on show at this year's Olympics as athletes from the capital contributed more [...]

23 August 2016
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American swimming star Ryan Lochte has been dumped by trunk-maker Speedo after he admitted to exaggerating claims [...]

22 August 2016
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The Queen, the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge and Prince Harry have saluted Britain’s Olympic heroes as the last [...]

22 August 2016
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Ahead of this year’s Olympics an assortment of economists, academics, statisticians and pundits used the Games [...]

22 August 2016
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Swimwear giant Speedo has cancelled its sponsorship agreement with disgraced US swimmer Ryan Lochte. [...]

22 August 2016
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Britain's triumphant athletes look set to be handed a range of honours in the new year, after Downing Street confirmed [...]

22 August 2016
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After Team GB’s exceptionally successful Olympic Games in London 2012, a report was published stating that [...]

22 August 2016
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Olympic champion Andy Murray saw the longest winning streak of his career finally come to an end on Sunday night [...]

21 August 2016
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Team GB chiefs toasted a historic achievement last night after boxer Joe Joyce’s silver medal brought the curtain [...]

21 August 2016
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British Olympic Association vice-chairman Hugh Robertson has called on the International Olympic Committee (IOC) [...]

21 August 2016
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1. Adam Peaty started Team GB’s gold rush when he won the men’s 100m breastroke title. The 21-year-old broke [...]

21 August 2016
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Britain's Mo Farah has set his sights on a track swansong at the London 2017 World Championships after completing [...]

21 August 2016
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American swimmer Ryan Lochte arrived in Rio de Janeiro with ambitions to return home with a fresh set of Olympic [...]

20 August 2016
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A record medal haul for British athletes at the Rio Olympics is to be recognised with a parade through the streets [...]

20 August 2016
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