Bolt being bolt, Tianna long jumps to #gold & USA pulls off historic sweep

Bolt said that breaking his 200m world record (19.19) on Thursday remains in his sights. “I definitely think I can try for the world record, I definitely […]

Olympic superfan Leslie Jones is coming to Rio!

Saturday Night Live cast member Leslie Jones – famous on social media as an Olympics superfan – will join NBC Olympics as a contributor for […]

Highlights from Rio 2016 Olympic opening ceremony

The 2016 Summer Games launched with the opening ceremony on Friday night. Carlos Arthur Nuzman, president of the Brazilian Olympic Committee, said, ‘The best place […]

Sachin Tendulkar lands in Rio, to cheer for India

Sachin Tendulkar landed in the Brazilian capital of Rio de Janeiro on Wednesday, two days ahead of the 2016 Olympics opening ceremony, to cheer for […]

Here’s how you can follow the Games on social media

Rio 2016 Summer Olympic games are about to start in two days. Considering we are living in hyper-connected times, the Olympics no longer will be limited to […]

How to Watch the 2016 Rio Olympics

Opening Ceremonies will air Aug. 5 on NBC The 2016 Olympic Games start Friday in Rio de Janeiro, and thanks to streaming services, virtual reality […]

13 Fun Facts about Rio Olympics 2016

The Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro starts on August 5 and closes on August 21. The opening and the closing ceremony will take place […]

Russia Ban Decision becomes War of words

International opinion sharply divided as Bach condemned in Britain but praised by Russia The International Olympic Committee (IOC)’s decision not to impose a blanket ban […]

Samsung’s Limited edition Galaxy S7 edge for Rio athletes

The International Olympic Committee (IOC), in collaboration with Partner Samsung, will deliver a limited edition Galaxy S7 edge to every athlete competing at the Rio […]

Brazil Health Minister : Zika Not a Worry for Olympics

Brazil health minister went on the offensive Friday in a bid to dispel worries about the country’s Zika outbreak, which has cast a pall over […]