Rio 2016 ticket registration to begin in November
Rio 2016 ticket registration to begin in November

 Fans can begin registering for tickets to the Rio 2016 Olympics in November with prices starting at less than $20, officials said.

Diver Tom Daley may retire post Glasgow Games

Tom Daley may quit diving this year after the Commonwealth Games to avoid the Olympics in 2016.

IOC official Coates backtracks on Rio attack

IOC vice-president John Coates on Thursday backtracked on his scathing criticism of Rio de Janeiro`s Olympic preparations, saying the city could deliver an "excellent" Games and "things are moving in the right direction".

Top Rio Games official Marcio Fortes quits

The Brazilian government has confirmed the resignation of one of the top officials of the 2016 Rio de Janeiro Olympic Games.

Paes dreams of playing 2016 Olympics

Veteran Indian tennis player Leander Paes said on Thursday that his fitness is still good enough to carry him into Brazil Olympic Games in 2016.

Olympic flag arrives in Rio

The Olympic flag has arrived here, marking the dawn of a new era in Rio de Janeiro`s history.

Shocked US Olympic delegate urges heads of state ban

The Olympic fiasco arising from US President Barack Obama’s failed promotion of Chicago’s bid for the 2016 Games should be avoided by keeping heads of state away from the process, a US delegate said on Sunday.

Shocked US Olympic delegate urges heads of state ban

The Olympic fiasco arising from US President Barack Obama’s failed promotion of Chicago’s bid for the 2016 Games should be avoided by keeping heads of state away from the process, a US delegate said on Sunday.

Caipirinhas in Rio after 2016 Olympics win

Confetti poured over 50,000 cheering Brazilians, swimsuit-clad revelers waved green, yellow and blue flags and bartenders worked overtime serving caipirinhas to celebrate one of Rio`s proudest moments.

Caipirinhas in Rio after 2016 Olympics win

Confetti poured over 50,000 cheering Brazilians, swimsuit-clad revelers waved green, yellow and blue flags and bartenders worked overtime serving caipirinhas to celebrate one of Rio`s proudest moments.

Confident Rio ready to land first South American Games

The time has finally come for a South American city to host the Olympic Games with Brazil enjoying unprecedented economic and social growth, confident Rio 2016 bid leaders said on Tuesday.

Confident Rio ready to land first South American Games

The time has finally come for a South American city to host the Olympic Games with Brazil enjoying unprecedented economic and social growth, confident Rio 2016 bid leaders said on Tuesday.