An Olympic Gymnast Was Sent Home for Partying in Rio

Dutch gymnast Yuri van Gelder had his Olympic dream end early — and not because of a slip or fall of the physical variety. The Dutch Olympic commission...

Paul Pogba donates UEFA cheque to ICRC

Juventus star Paul Pogba has presented a €100,000 UEFA cheque to the International Committee of the Red Cross to help landmine victims in Afghanistan. EFA and Juventus star...

The Rio Olympics Logistical Nightmare That No One Is Talking About

Sure, it's pretty fun to engage in casual Cold War rhetoric whenever an All-American athlete crushes a Russian competitor. But it's arguably just as interesting to observe...
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Kite Fighting (Pipa Combate) in Rio’s favelas | Sports Illustrated

In favelas like Mangueira, kids play a game called pipa combate where they fly kites to knock their opponents out of the sky.Subscribe to ►► http://po.st/SubscribeSIMore SI...

How America’s Top Badminton Player Mastered the Coolest Olympic Sport You’re Not Watching

As a kid, Howard Shu wanted to play basketball. He idolized Michael Jordan (who contributed to Shu's lifelong obsession with sneakers), he dreamt of being an Asian-American...

WENTWORTH RESIDENTS LAUNCH LEGAL CHALLENGE AGAINST CLUB OWNERS

The Wentworth Residents Association regrets to announce that it has launched a formal legal challenge against Reignwood, the Chinese conglomerate owner of Wentworth Club. Over the last month,...
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Pin Trading Craze at the 2016 Rio Olympics | 360 Video | Sports Illlustrated

Pin trading is all the rage at the Rio 2016 Olympics. Get closer than ever with this 360 degree video on the ground.Subscribe to ►► http://po.st/SubscribeSIMore SI...

How America’s Top Badminton Player Started Playing the World’s Fastest Racquet Sport

As a kid, Howard Shu wanted to play basketball. He idolized Michael Jordan (who contributed to Shu's lifelong obsession with sneakers), he dreamt of being an Asian-American...

Hull City on the verge of signing Manchester United starlet – the72.co.uk

Championship table toppers Hull City are set to announce the signing of Manchester United youngster Nick Powell in the coming days. The 21 year-old has struggled to first...

14 footballers to take on the world in Brazil – ParalympicsGB

The British Paralympic Association (BPA) today announced the 14 footballers who will compete for ParalympicsGB at Rio 2016. Of the 14 athletes, all but two of the team...