Rio 2016 Olympic bid

 
Paralympic glory spurs on Rio plans
Paralympic glory spurs on Rio plans
 The athletes, some with well-deserved post-Paralympic closing ceremony hang­overs, have boarded their aeroplanes, the Games-makers have...
Race to Rio will demand a hefty wallet
Race to Rio will demand a hefty wallet
"People must not praise the government for supporting sport. That's like praising a fish for swimming – it's what it's meant...
Mud-slinging after Rio Olympic bid win
Mud-slinging after Rio Olympic bid win
The organising committee for Rio's winning bid to host the 2016 Olympics has hit out at remarks by Tokyo's governor that there were "invisible...