Rio 2016 Olympics and Paralympics

As an athlete turned business owner, I’ve twice experienced the thrilling, yet gruelling, journey of building [...]

19 August 2016
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ITV is switching off for the first time in more than 30 years to encourage Britons to get sporty. [...]

18 August 2016
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All good things must eventually come to an end. Team GB has enjoyed a remarkable gold rush at this year's Olympics [...]

18 August 2016
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The United States' Olympic medal winners will return to the homeland having to contend with thousands of new [...]

18 August 2016
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A Team GB athlete has been robbed while returning to their accommodation at the Olympic Village in Rio de Janeiro. [...]

18 August 2016
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Team GB are having quite a party in Rio, grabbing medals left, right and centre. After last night’s events, [...]

18 August 2016
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Team GB’s golden couple Laura Trott and Jason Kenny have hit back after German, French and Australian rivals [...]

17 August 2016
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The International Boxing Association (AIBA) has suspended a number of judges from the Rio Olympics after a series [...]

17 August 2016
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Usain Bolt’s campaign for a historic “triple triple” enters stage two in the men’s 200m final at 2:30am [...]

17 August 2016
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Ashton Eaton, one of the few track and field superstars yet to make his bow at Rio's Olympic Stadium, will begin [...]

16 August 2016
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Usain Bolt says he will join the ranks of the “immortal” if he follows the defence of his 100m crown with [...]

15 August 2016
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Team GB pair Jason Kenny and Laura Trott’s attempts to underline their status as track cycling’s golden couple [...]

15 August 2016
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Newly-crowned Olympic champion Justin Rose wouldn’t have been the only person delighted with how golf’s return [...]

15 August 2016
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History-making gymnast Max Whitlock’s double-gold winning exploits pulled in the biggest domestic viewing figures [...]

15 August 2016
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American six-time Olympic swimming champion Ryan Lochte was left shaken but unharmed after being robbed at gunpoint [...]

14 August 2016
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London 2012 golden girl Jessica Ennis-Hill has dropped a major hint that her silver medal-winning heptathlon performance [...]

14 August 2016
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British cycling hero Mark Cavendish is aiming to end his long wait for an Olympic medal to add to his otherwise [...]

14 August 2016
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Michael Phelps, the most prolific Olympic gold medallist for two millennia, probably doesn’t have to sweat [...]

12 August 2016
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The Rio Olympics could catch fire this weekend when a long list of familiar faces and returning heroes make their [...]

11 August 2016
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He could yet leave Rio with more precious metal, but Max Whitlock insists he has already accomplished one life [...]

11 August 2016
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Once the epitome of sporting counter culture and the natural home to the mavericks and outsiders of the sports [...]

10 August 2016
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Sir Bradley Wiggins is the big name making his bow at the Games on Thursday when the velodrome opens its doors [...]

10 August 2016
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If there is one event at this year's Olympics that host nation Brazil could safely boast of both packed out stadiums [...]

10 August 2016
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Chris Froome could win Team GB their first cycling medal of the games on Wednesday in the men's road time trial [...]

9 August 2016
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Great Britain has gold medal hopes in multiple events on Tuesday in Rio – including swimming, eventing, gymnastics [...]

8 August 2016
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But for a technicality, Russell Knox would already be assured of a place at the Ryder Cup, and the up-and-coming [...]

8 August 2016
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Rio 2016 may have be tainted by doping scandals, the threat of the Zika virus, and worries of violence, but if [...]

8 August 2016
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International Paralympic Committee (IPC) president Sir Philip Craven has issued Russia with a stinging rebuke [...]

7 August 2016
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There are 14 gold medals on offer on Monday and a good proportion of those have a high chance of ending up in [...]

7 August 2016
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The rugby world is excited. After a 92 year absence, the sport has returned to the Olympics in the sevens format [...]

7 August 2016
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