Rio

July 30, 2016
July 30, 2016

Siddikur's early exit

Siddikur Rahman makes an early exit from the King's Cup after a horrendous second round yesterday.

July 29, 2016
July 29, 2016

Deadly gang protecting Adriano

Former Inter Milan, Parma and Roma forward Adriano was once earning £80,000 per week in the prime of his career, but these days is without a club and living among gun-wielding gangs in Rio.

July 23, 2016
July 23, 2016

Bolt wins but Harrison takes the glory

Usain Bolt delivers on his top billing by winning the 200metres at the London Diamond League but he is upstaged for once as American sprint hurdler Kendra Harrison breaks one of the oldest world...

July 14, 2016
July 14, 2016

Murray to miss Davis Cup quarter final

Wimbledon champion Andy Murray will miss Britain's Davis Cup quarter-final clash against Serbia with captain Leon Smith naming Kyle Edmund and James Ward as his two singles players on Wednesday.

July 11, 2016
July 11, 2016

Sharapova out of Olympics

A Court of Arbitration for Sport decision on the two-year doping ban for Maria Sharapova has been put back two months to September, the court said Monday, ruling the tennis superstar out of the Rio...

July 10, 2016
July 10, 2016

Nadal intends to attend Rio

Spanish tennis ace Rafael Nadal has said that he had no intention of missing out on the Olympic Games starting from August 5 in

July 10, 2016
July 10, 2016

Wild cards for Sagor, Tumpa

Bangladesh received two more wild cards for the Rio Olympic Games as the number of confirmed participation for the country increased to four.

July 9, 2016
July 9, 2016

Sagor, Tumpa get wild card entry for Olympics

The International Olympic Committee approve 'wild card' entries to the Olympic Games for two Bangladeshi athletes, Mahfuzur Rahman Sagor and Sonia Akhter Tumpa.

July 5, 2016
July 5, 2016

'Brazil welcomes the world to Rio'

Michel Temer, the interim president of Brazil, has welcomed people of the world to Brazil to be part of the Olympic and Paralympic Games to be held in Rio de Janeiro in August-September.

June 30, 2016
June 30, 2016

Body parts wash ashore next to Rio Olympic venue

Parts of a mutilated body wash up on the sands of Copacabana Beach in Rio de Janeiro on Wednesday, just meters (yards) from where beach volleyball athletes will compete in the upcoming Olympics.