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Oct 05, 2017
Rio Olympic committee chairman arrested on corruption and money laundering charges, says policeThe Rio Olympic games were credited with being a sporting success, but revelations of massive corruption during the preparations and in the naming of the host city have tarnished the legacy
Sep 13, 2017
Rio Olympics 2016: Corruption, white elephants only legacy as Brazil struggles to recover from Games hangoverThe Rio de Janeiro Olympics was a world class party, but a year later, there's no end in sight to the painful hangover gripping Latin America's biggest country.
Sep 06, 2017
Rio Olympics chief lynchpin behind plot to bribe IOC during Games bid, allege Brazilian police officialsBrazilian officials said that the country's Olympics chief was the "lynchpin" in a plot to bribe the International Olympic Committee into awarding Rio de Janeiro the 2016 Games
Aug 25, 2017
US Open 2017: Can Elina Svitolina wrap up breakthrough year with her maiden Grand Slam title?Elina Svitolina has not been able to emulate her WTA Tour performances at the bigger stages and a question mark remains over her Grand Slams credentials.
Aug 21, 2017
World Badminton Championships 2017: Carolina Marin eyes 3rd title, says she is better prepared than Rio OlympicsCarolina Marin says she has to forget the Olympic win which was a year ago, as she set sights on a hat-trick of World title
Aug 07, 2017
IAAF World Athletics Championships 2017: Tori Bowie's hunger for success key to her gold medal winThe momentum of Bowie's dip sent her sprawling onto the track but she had done enough to edge past Ivory Coast's Marie-Josee Ta Lou by one hundredth of a second
Aug 07, 2017
IAAF World Athletics Championships 2017: Tori Bowie claims gold with dramatic finish in 100m finalAmerican Tori Bowie won the women's 100 metres world title on Sunday making up for her silver in last year's Olympics while Rio gold medallist Elaine Thompson struggled home in fifth place.
Aug 05, 2017
One year on, the only legacy of Rio Olympics 2016 is abject dysfunction, not prosperityThe true legacy that Rio 2016 has is that the Olympics must be delivered on more equitable and sustainable terms in the future.
Aug 03, 2017
IAAF World Championship 2017: As Usain Bolt bids farewell, here's an interactive look at his top five racesAs Bolt is preparing to grace the track for one final time, it is only fair we take a look at some of the unfathomable moments in his career
Jul 27, 2017
Jessica Ennis-Hill to receive third gold as Tatyana Chernova loses out for doping at IAAF 2011 World ChampionshipBritain's Jessica Ennis-Hill will belatedly receive a gold medal from the 2011 World Championships at the London Stadium on August 6 after original winner Tatyana Chernova was found guilty of doping.