2016 Year in Review : Rio Olympics

When more than 11,000 athletes from 206 countries around the world come together, great things happen. But even among a sea of personal bests, unbelievable firsts and just plain wow…

 
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Tough economic outlook in Brazil after president removed

Two dramas that grabbed global attention — the Olympics in Rio de Janeiro and the removal of Brazil’s president — have now concluded. But Brazil is far from answering the…

 
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Rio Olympics: Eagles won’t return to Nigeria without bronze – Siasia vows

As Nigeria confront Honduras in the Rio Olympics bronze medal match today in Belo Horizonte, Coach Samson Siasia has said his team would not return to their country without the…

 
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Rio Olympics: Dream Team VI Crashes out, succumb to German power

Germany edged their way to a gold medal match against Brazil as they defeated Nigeria 2-0 at the Arena Corinthians in Sao Paulo on Wednesday. Nigeria’s Dream Team succumbed to…

 
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Rio Olympics : Usain Bolt – the world’s fastest man by those who know him best

The only time Usain Bolt has “ever been slow” was when the Jamaican arrived 10 days after his due date. Mum Jennifer said she knew her son was special by…

 
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Rio Olympics : Super Eagles coast into semi-finals

…Super Eagles in control all game, as Nigeria defeats Denmark with 2-0 Nigeria has struggled through issues with their federation this summer, but they’re into the medal rounds of the…

 
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Rio Olympics : Germany cruise into semis with 4-0 win over Portugal

Germany hammered Portugal 4-0, with four players sharing the goals, to progress to the semi-finals of the Rio Games football tournament on Saturday. Striker Serge Gnabry scored the opener for…

 
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Rio Olympics: Simone Biles Wins All-Around Gold Medal

…Confirmed: She’s the best gymnast in the world. After winning gold as part of the “Final Five” in the gymnastics team finals on Tuesday, Simone Biles has won an individual…

 
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Rio Olympics: Six types of Olympic booing

From fencing to swimming, basketball to tennis, athletes have found themselves roundly booed in Rio. While boos have been heard at most Olympics – despite the idea that it’s a…

 
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Rio Olympics : Refugee Team as beacon of hope

For the first time ever, an entire refugee team made up of athletes of different nationalities is taking part in the Olympics. The team’s appearance in the competitors’ parade was…

 
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