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Bolt wins Sportsman of the Year award

World’s greatest sprinter Usain Bolt pipped the likes of Cristiano Ronaldo and LeBron James to win the Sportsman of the Year trophy for a...

Rio police fire on rioters from church

Roman Catholic authorities in the Brazilian city of Rio de Janeiro have promised an inquiry after riot police fired rubber bullets from a church. Police...

Simone Biles allegedly tested positive for drugs, explains why she is...

Simone Biles has spoken up for the first time about the brain disorder she suffers, and this comes after a group of Russian hackers...

Williams sisters were allowed to use banned drugs, hacked Wada files...

The World Anti-Doping Agency (Wada) is enmeshed in fresh scandal after it’s been revealed it allowed US tennis players Serena and Venus Williams to...

Brazil nabs Olympic official for ‘illegal’ ticket sales

The head of the European Olympic Committees (EOC) has been arrested in Rio de Janeiro, as part of an investigation into alleged illegal Olympic...

Simone Biles bows out with four gold

Simone Biles bowed out of her fabulous Olympic debut in Rio with a record-equalling fourth gold, short of the record five she sought, but...

Rio Olympics: Nigerian boxer Efe Ajagba loses quarterfinal bout

Nigerian boxer, Efe Ajagba, has failed to make it to the medal’s stage following his loss to Ivan Dychko in a quarterfinal bout of...

Rio Olympics: 2 Dream Team VI players thrown out of hotel

Two members of Nigeria’s U-23 squad, Stanley Dimgba and Yusuf Mohammed, have been thrown out of the team’s hotel in Brazil. The two alternate players,...

Fiji declares public holiday after winning first ever Olympic medal

The tiny pacific nation of Fiji has won its first ever Olympic medal after thumping Great Britain 43-7 in the rugby sevens final to...

Serena Williams gets special entry into Cincinnati tournament

Serena Williams has been given a special wildcard berth into the WTA/ATP Cincinnati tournament on Thursday, just two days after suffering an embarrassing loss...