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Rio 2016 my last shot at Olympic gold, says Lee Chong Wei

Apr 04, 2014

Rio 2016 my last shot at Olympic gold, says Lee Chong Wei

The Malaysian had planned to retire after the 2012 London Olympics but after failing to become Malaysia's first-ever gold medal in any sport, Lee decided to give himself one more shot at the Olympics. #Badminton #Olympics #Lee Chong Wei #Rio 2016 #India Open
Fans, sponsors may push Usain Bolt to race till 2017

Sep 20, 2013

Fans, sponsors may push Usain Bolt to race till 2017

Bolt, 27, said it was still possible he could lower his world records from 9.58 seconds. #LifeInTheFastLane #Usain Bolt #Olympics #Rio 2016
Usain Bolt plans to retire after 2016 Olympics

Sep 04, 2013

Usain Bolt plans to retire after 2016 Olympics

Bolt said Wednesday he wants to win more gold in Rio, set another world record in the 200 meters next year, and perhaps win a gold medal at the Commonwealth Games. #LifeInTheFastLane #Usain Bolt #Olympics #Rio 2016 #Olympics 2016
England will not participate in football at Rio 2016: FA

Oct 09, 2012

England will not participate in football at Rio 2016: FA

This year, Team GB's football team also included Manchester United's Welsh midfielders Ryan Giggs and Craig Bellamy and reached the quarter-finals where they lost on penalties to South Korea. #football #Olympics #KickingAround #Team GB #Rio 2016

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England will not participate in football at Rio 2016: FA

Jul 09, 2014

Bach cites 'great dynamism' in Rio preparations

Bach cites 'great dynamism' by Rio organizers in overcoming delays for 2016 Olympic...
England will not participate in football at Rio 2016: FA

Jun 18, 2014

Rory McIlroy opts to play for Ireland not Britain at Rio Olympics

After months of indecision over who to represent, Rory McIlroy announced Wednesday that he will play for Ireland — not Britain — at the 2016 Olympics in Rio de Janeiro... #United Kingdom #Rio de Janeiro #Rory McIlroy
England will not participate in football at Rio 2016: FA

Jun 18, 2014

World Cup persuades Rory McIlroy to go Irish for 2016 Olympics

It was almost two years ago that Rory McIlroy sent shock waves through Ireland by saying he felt more British than Irish and might just represent Britain when golf makes its Olympic debut at the 2016 Rio de Janeiro Games... #United Kingdom #Rio de Janeiro #Rory McIlroy