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August 8, 2016
August 8, 2016

Phelps wins his 19th Olympic gold

Michael Phelps makes all the difference as he wins the 19th Olympic gold medal of his astonishing career and helps the U.S. men's team to victory in the 4x100 meters freestyle relay.

August 3, 2016
August 3, 2016

Neymar tasked with bringing Brazil’s first gold

Brazil has barely got over its World Cup disaster and now it is counting on Barcelona star Neymar to finally deliver a treasured first football Olympic gold medal.

July 29, 2016
July 29, 2016

Bolt ready to strike after fitness scare

"My biggest dream at the Olympics is to win three gold medals again. That's my focus, that's what I want," Bolt says in an interview.

June 13, 2016
June 13, 2016

Bolt prepared to return gold

Usain Bolt has told Reuters he would have no problem giving back one of his six Olympic gold medals if a Jamaican relay team mate is confirmed to have failed a drugs test.

June 10, 2016
June 10, 2016

Bolt set to lose gold

Jamaican Olympic relay gold medallist Nesta Carter's "B" sample for the use of a banned stimulant at the 2008 Beijing Games has returned positive, two sources familiar with the case told Reuters on Wednesday.

May 31, 2016
May 31, 2016

Baki takes aim at Olympics medal drought

An Olympics triumph can make you a hero in any country but legendary status awaits Abdullah Hel Baki if he can finally rid Bangladesh of an unwanted distinction, the biggest nation never to win a medal.

May 14, 2016
May 14, 2016

Swimming coach in jeopardy

The Bangladesh Olympic Association (BOA) express its concern over noncooperation of coaching staff towards swimming coach Park Tae Gun, who helped Bangladesh win two gold medals in the South Asian Games held in India in February.

May 9, 2016
May 9, 2016

DOUBLE DELIGHT FOR DE LAET

Saturday was a day to remember for Ritchie de Laet, who managed the unprecedented feat of winning the Premier League and securing promotion to the Premier League on the exact same afternoon.

February 7, 2016
February 7, 2016

SA Games: Mahfuza, Simanta bring gold medals

Bangladeshi athletes Mahfuza Khatun and Mabia Akter Simanta win gold medals in swimming and weightlifting events at the 2016 South Asian Games in India.

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