Olympic silver medallist Feyisa Lilesa has not returned home from Rio 2016 after he made a public gesture of defiance against the regime in his native Ethiopia when crossing the line during the men’s marathon race.
Rio 2016 Olympics Medal Table
Hickey warned he could spend three months in Rio jail before investigation into Olympic tickets scam comes to court
International Olympic Committee (IOC) member Patrick Hickey is still being held in jail until further notice here after police claim to have uncovered email trails between him and Marcus Evans, the head of THG Sports, dating back to 2010.
Russia remain banned from the Rio 2016 Paralympic Games after the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) dismissed their appeal against their suspension by the International Paralympic Committee (IPC).
An investigation is continuing into use of public money by organisers of Rio 2016 following clams that over BRL600 million (£140 million/$185 million/€164 million) of undisclosed funding was used from the various levels of the Brazilian Government.
Los Angeles 2024 claim "low risk and sustainable plan" would help them build on the "very best of Rio 2016"
Los Angeles 2024 have claimed their "low risk and sustainable plan" would allow them to build on the “very best of Rio 2016” should they be awarded the right to host the Olympic Games.
Budapest 2024 may have found an answer to one of the Olympic Movement’s most intractable problems: how to deliver a worthwhile legacy for the bedrock Olympic sport of athletics without creating a white elephant.
Paris 2024 have hailed the French team after they achieved a record medal haul at the Rio 2016 Olympic Games.
The logo for next year's International Judo Federation (IJF) World Championships in Budapest has been released.
British Cycling vow to host biggest UCI Road World Championships after Yorkshire bid submitted for 2019
British Cycling President Bob Howden vowed to host the biggest International Cycling Union (UCI) Road World Championships in history after confirming a bid from Yorkshire had been submitted to the sport’s governing body to hold the 2019 edition.
Jordan’s first-ever Olympic champion Ahmad Abughaush roared to victory at Rio 2016 after attending the World Taekwondo Federation’s (WTF) Booyoung Dream Programme in July.
France’s Lilian Calmejane secured the first Grand Tour stage win of his career after a late move from a breakaway on the final climb of stage four of the Vuelta a España.
Newly crowned Olympic champions Argentina and Great Britain have climbed in the International Hockey Federation (FIH) men's and women's world standings after striking gold in Rio.
An iron bust of Pierre de Coubertin was donated to the Rio 2016 Olympic Village by the International Modern Pentathlon Federation (UIPM).
Canadian luger John Fennell is hoping to switch allegiances to the United States.
Norwegian ski jumper Daniel-André Tande will return to action at the International Ski Federation (FIS) Grand Prix in Hakuba after recovering from injury.