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Jun 16, 2017
Tokyo 2020: McDonald’s ends 41-year sponsorship contract with Olympic Games three years earlyMcDonald's has supported the Olympics since the Montreal Games in 1976 and although the split takes place with immediate effect they will continue to be a sponsor at the 2018 Winter Games in Pyeongchang.
Aug 20, 2016
Narsingh Yadav doping case: Wrestler became 'unconscious' after hearing ban verdict, says WFIDisgraced after being ousted from the Olympics Village for flunking a dope test, Indian wrestler Narsingh Yadav "became unconscious" when he was slapped with a four-year ban by the Court of Arbitration for Sports (CAS).
Aug 15, 2016
Humans of Olympics: Meet Seema Punia's spouse Anil, who's at Rio to support her dreamAnil Punia has supported his wife Seema Punia through Athens 2004 and London 2012 and is now here to lend moral and psychological support to the discus thrower so that she can improve further.
Aug 11, 2016
Humans of Olympics: A glimpse at the spirit of the Rio GamesWith the ‘Humans of Olympics’ series, we interact with volunteers, journalists, former athletes and the likes to capture the soul of the 2016 Rio Games
Aug 06, 2016
Rio Olympics 2016: Sachin Tendulkar meets Indian contingent at athletes villageOne of his cherished memories was being in the Commonwealth Games village in Kuala Lumpur way back in 1998 and Sachin Tendulkar had that same feeling of deja vu as he dropped in at the Olympic Games athletes village in Rio on Saturday
Aug 02, 2016
Olympics 2016: Fresh concerns over Rio infrastructure after storms wreck sailing rampThe main ramp used by Rio Olympic sailors was undergoing repairs Monday after partly collapsing in bad weather, raising new concerns over the state of infrastructure for the Games.
Aug 01, 2016
Olympics 2016: Village security tightened after theft of computer, team shirts from Australian delegationSecurity at the Olympic village has been tightened following the theft of a computer and team shirts from the Australian delegation during a fire evacuation, team officials said Sunday.
Jul 30, 2016
Rio 2016: Australia team safe after Olympic Village fire evacuationThe Australian team said they evacuated their building at the Olympic Village in Rio de Janeiro because of a fire in the basement on Friday, one week before the Games open.
Jul 30, 2016
Olympics 2016: IOC leaders set to review final preparations for Rio Games in the weekend meetLess than a week before the opening of the Olympics, IOC leaders will meet in Rio de Janeiro this weekend to review the final preparations for the games and deal with the fallout from the doping scandal that has led to the exclusion of more than 100 Russian athletes.
Jul 28, 2016
Watch: How much has Brazil spent on its Rio Olympic stadiums and facilities?The Rio Olympics is to be held in Brazil from 5-21 August. But the preparations for the Games has been marred with complaints about the Games Village.