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As Michael Phelps stood poised on the edge of Olympic history and his 19th medal, he wanted to leave nothing to chance.
The teenage Chinese swimmer at the centre of a global controversy over allegations of doping accused her critics of being biased against Chinese athletes just hours after winning a second gold medal in Olympic record time.
Team GB officials have urged the public and the media not to panic over their lack of gold medals by suggesting things will change on Wednesday.
With his grown up and stand out performances for Team GB is Liverpool striker Craig Bellamy misunderstood?
A 4 man lead-out is never enough but to make matters worse the eventual winner goes against all the Olympic values.
Kobe Bryant, LeBron James, eat your heart out...
Arsenal, West Bromwich Albion and Tottenham Hotspur's 'forgotten men' showed exactly what they are capable of in their quest for an Olympic Gold medal.
Annemiek van Vleuten has been taken to intensive care with three cracks in her spine after her horrific crash in the women’s road race at Rio 2016.
Chris Froome is unconcerned about recovering from the brutal road race on Saturday for his tilt at gold in the time trial, while Geraint Thomas waits to hear whether he will be able to take part on Wednesday as a late addition.
Inside a little house on Omaha Street, not far from the border of Washington DC, a father still clutches his Olympic dream. Gary Russell is a boxing man who wanted a family of boxing men who would win a pile of Olympic medals.