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Beyond the Schadenfreude

Sports are filled with moments when fans are thrilled, when winners are exalted, and when teammates are trusted. This, of course, is part of...

US TV Audience for Rio 2016 Golf Finale Second Highest Viewing Figures of the...

Golf's Olympic return last week was reportedly watched by one the sport's biggest ever global television audiences, it has been estimated. It comes as a...

Former FIFA President and IOC Member Joao Havelange Dies at Age 100

Former FIFA President João Havelange has died at the age of 100 in Rio, having been hospitalized since July with pneumonia. Havelange became FIFA President...

Olympic Games Provide Platform for New Ad Initiatives

“Olympic Games Provide Global Platform For New Ad Initiatives” reads the headline to Philip Rosenstein’s review of findings of the Networked Insight media tracking...

Viviani Picks Himself up After Crash to Win Gold in Thrilling Points Race at...

Italy's Elia Viviani recovered from a crash midway through a dramatic points race to seal Olympic gold in the omnium event as Britain's Mark...

Wevers Becomes First Dutch Female Olympic Gymnastics Champion as Biles Falters on Beam

Sanne Wevers of the Netherlands secured a surprise gold medal on the balance beam after a rare mistake from the usually unflappable Simone Biles...

NBC Says Rio Games ‘Most Economically Successful’ Ever

“This will be our most economically successful games in history,” says Mark Lazarus, chairman of the NBC Sports Group, as NBC insists its Rio...

Where do Champions Come From?

The Olympics, a time to live vicariously through world-class athletes. A time to celebrate all of the hard work and dedication they endured to...

Kuwait Football Association Raided By Police After Government Have Appeals Thrown Out By Swiss...

An unscheduled inspection has been paid to the headquarters of the Kuwait Football Association (KFA) by Government inspectors accompanied by police in the first...

Rio 2016 Accused of Trying to Hide Truth About Attack on Media Bus

Claims that the attack on a media bus Tuesday night was caused by stones rather than gunfire have been dismissed as "spin" by a journalist...

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