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Aug 11, 2017
World Cup qualifiers: Neymar back in Brazil squad for Ecuador, Colombia clashNeymar "is looking for new challenges, but the important thing is that he be happy to play football, that he adapts well and evolves to a new level," Tite said.
Jul 29, 2017
IAAF World Championships 2017: David Rudisha looks to repeat Olympics success at London eventThe 28-year-old Rudisha still holds the two-lap world record with the one minute 40.91 seconds he ran for his first Olympic gold in London
Jul 20, 2017
Russian doping scandal: IAAF authorises eight more athletes to compete under neutral flagRussian Hammer thrower Sergej Litvinov, fifth at the 2015 World Championships in Beijing, is among athletes allowed to compete again after requesting permission from the IAAF's doping review board.
Jun 11, 2017
'Greatest track athlete' Usain Bolt key to keeping sport relevant, says IAAF President Sebastian CoeBolt, who won 8 Olympic gold medals and holds the World Record timings in 100 m, 200 m, and 4x100 m relay, will retire after the World Championship to be held in London in August 2017.
May 20, 2017
Brazil sees protests as President Michel Temer faces accusations of corruption and obstruction of justiceBrazil's political crisis headed into a weekend dominated by protests and President Michel Temer's attempt to secure enough allies to save himself after being accused of obstructing justice
May 14, 2017
Shanghai Diamond League: Elaine Thompson claims win with 2017's fastest timeElaine Thompson set the fastest time in the world this year when she won the women's 100 metres at the Shanghai Diamond League meeting on Saturday.
Mar 03, 2017
IOC investigates recent allegations of suspect payments for Rio Olympics 2016The International Olympic Committee said it would contact French authorities over bribes paid for Rio de Janeiro bidding allegations.
Dec 31, 2016
New Year's Eve celebrations in Copacabana won't be dimmed even amid Brazil's economic crisisWhen cariocas (Rio de Janeiro locals) pack Copacabana to bring in 2017, they will experience a fireworks display, live musical performances and beefed-up security. For the first time, however, the traditional 16-minute firework show will be reduced to 12 minutes because of the state's financial crisis.
Dec 14, 2016
Rio de Janeiro ordained Unesco world heritage statusRio de Janeiro, nicknamed the Marvelous City, officially entered the UN's list of world heritage sites Tuesday in recognition of its soaring granite cliffs, urban rainforest and beaches.
Oct 30, 2016
From São Paulo to Rio de Janeiro and Manaus, getting to know Brazil through its citiesWhen we landed in São Paulo, Brazil, little did we know that we were in for a five-month journey through South America