Police raid home of Brazil's Olympics chief Carlos Nuzman
Prosecutors accuse Nuzman of arranging bribes to bring the 2016 Olympic Games to Rio.
My performance wasn't what I expected but I'll be back stronger, says Nigeria's fastest man
Nigeria's reigning 100m champion, Seye Ogunlewe, shares his experience at the Rio 2016 Olympics Games and opens up on his background and what he aims to achieve in athletics in this chat with Guardian TV.
Luxury jet to give athletes sky high recuperation
Russian plane maker Sukhoi to unveil a luxury private jet fit for an Olympic champion in Rio.
Brazil: Rival protests held over impeachment against suspended leader Rousseff
Rival protests have been held in Brazil days before the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro begin.Thousands on Rio's famous beachfront rallied to back the impeachment process against suspended President Dilma Rousseff.
More Russians banned from Rio Olympics
The International Canoe Federation bans five Russians from the Rio Olympics including a defending champion.
India's Rio-bound wrestler Yadav fails doping test
An Indian wrestler due to compete at the Rio Olympics has tested positive for a banned steroid.
Team USA unfazed by Zika threat in 2016 Olympics
United States swimming stars Natalie Coughlin and Missy Franklin on Monday shrugged off the possible threat posed by the Zika virus to athletes at August's Olympics in Rio de Janeiro as team officials outlined precautions to protect competitors. The pair were joined by other Team USA members including Ryan Lochte, Simone Manuel and Nathan Adrian at a press conference ahead of the 2016 games.