Latest News on Rio 2016 Olympics
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Jan 20, 2018
Swimmer Michael Phelps reveals he considered suicide and battled depression after 2012 London OlympicsSwimming great Michael Phelps revealed that he has battled severe anxiety and depression for much of his life which drove him to consider suicide after his success at the 2012 Olympics.
Sep 13, 2017
Russian cyclists sue WADA, investigator Richard McLaren over exclusion from Rio Olympics 2016The cyclists - Kirill Sveshnikov, Dmitry Strakhov and Dmitry Sokolov - do not appear in the McLaren report, which said that 26 positive doping tests by Russian cyclists had been covered up.
Sep 05, 2017
Brazil police raids home of country's Olympics chief amid 2016 Games corruption probeBrazilian officials said on Tuesday that the country's Olympics chief was the "lynchpin" in a plot to bribe the International Olympic Committee to award Rio de Janeiro the 2016 Games.
Aug 30, 2017
World Badminton Championships 2017: Making PV Sindhu, Nozomi Okuhara play without breaks was cruel, feels HS PrannoyIndian ace shuttler HS Prannoy says the umpires could have been lenient given how both PV Sindhu and Nozomi Okuhara were trying to catch their breath.
Aug 06, 2017
IAAF World Athletics Championships 2017: Almaz Ayana scripts stunning 10,000m gold victory by 46 secondsOlympic champion Almaz Ayana of Ethiopia produced an extraordinary display in her first race of the season winning the world 10,000 metres title by almost a minute on Saturday.
Jul 30, 2017
FINA World Championships: Caeleb Dressel wants to avoid comparisons with 'greats' Mark Spitz, Michael PhelpsCaeleb Dressel says comparisons with US swim legends Michael Phelps and Mark Spitz are premature even though he stands on the verge of matching their historic feats.
Apr 09, 2017
At the 2016 Rio Summer Olympics, why the Refugee Team represented a major triumphAt the 2016 Rio summer Olympics, apart from all the stories about sporting prowess, achievement, talent, struggle, victory and loss, the refugee team's was one that was perhaps the most remarkable yet
Nov 09, 2016
Rio 2016 gold-medallist Erica Wiebe to participate in Pro Wrestling LeagueOlympic gold-medallist Erica Wiebe (75kg) has confirmed participation in the Pro Wrestling League's second season.
Sep 29, 2016
Three Olympic boxers reprimanded by IOC for betting during Rio 2016The International Olympic Committee (IOC) said on Wednesday it had handed "severe reprimands" to three boxers for betting on fights at the Rio Games, two of them Irish.
Sep 28, 2016
Saina Nehwal's recovery from knee injury going smoothly, aims to return by October endHer recovery from a knee injury going ahead smoothly, India's star shuttler Saina Nehwal is hoping to return to the courts by the end of next month.