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US Olympic Committee hails Rio 2016 'stunning' progress

Nov 20, 2014

US Olympic Committee hails Rio 2016 'stunning' progress

The United States Olympic Committee (USOC) has lauded Rio's preparations for the 2016 Games, describing the progress made by local organisers as "stunning". #NewsTracker #Olympics #Rio 2016 #US Olympic Committee
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
2016 in mind, Leander Paes takes break from national duty

Jan 04, 2014

2016 in mind, Leander Paes takes break from national duty

The decision means that the 40-year-old player will notbe available for the upcoming Davis Cup tie against ChineseTaipei later this month, the ties after that and the AsianGames. #Tennis #NewsTracker #Leander Paes #Olympics #Davis Cup #Rio 2016
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