International Olympic Committee (IOC) President Thomas Bach has praised the “contribution and dedication” of International Boxing Association (AIBA) President Ching-Kuo Wu for the supposed success of Rio 2016, despite the sport being hit by judging controversies during the Games.
Rio 2016 Olympics Medal Table
Russian Sports Minister Vitaly Mutko has claimed Richard McLaren’s Independent Commission report has been “falsified” and says the country will file lawsuits against those who make accusations of state-sponsored doping.
Irish President Michael Higgins has warned doping and sports administration issues in the country could seriously damage the public’s confidence should they not be addressed.
The Global Language Monitor (GLM) has ruled that sports giant Nike achieved the best "ambush marketing" campaign at the Rio 2016 Olympics, after it finished second in their Brand Affiliation Index (BAI) following the Games.
Kristina Mladenovic, Caroline Garcia and Benoît Paire have all been suspended by the French Tennis Federation (FFT) for their behaviour at the Rio 2016 Olympic Games.
South Korean police are reportedly set to summon a Rio 2016 Olympic athlete for questioning after claims they installed a hidden camera in a women's team changing room back in 2013.
Cricket legend Sachin Tendulkar has awarded India's successful Olympians with brand new BMW cars for their efforts at Rio 2016.
Italy’s Roberta Vinci will contest the opening match in the Arthur Ashe Stadium tomorrow as she seeks to go one stage further at this year’s US Open, having ended as the women’s singles runner-up last year.
The 2016 World Rowing Championships in Rotterdam concluded today with junior finals for rowers under 19-years-old.
The International Ski Federation's (FIS) ski jumping race director Walter Hofer believes the 2016-17 World Cup season will be the most competitive yet as no rule changes have been introduced.
The first Chinese team to enter the Kontinental Ice Hockey League (KHL) will be able to play their first home match on September 5, the club have claimed.
Four United States Ski and Snowboard Association (USSA) athletes have attended an event which saw the quartet learn from military veterans.
Jordan Olympic Committee (JOC) President Prince Faisal bin Hussein has lavished praise on the country's Rio 2016 delegation after a Games which yielded the nation's first-ever gold medal.
The Irish Minister of State for Tourism and Sport, Patrick O'Donovan, was present to wave off Ireland's Paralympians as they left Dublin for the Rio 2016 Games.