England confirmed as possible hosts for 2022 Commonwealth GamesEngland is up against Australia, Canada and Malaysia to stage the 2022 Commonwealth Games after Durban was stripped of its host-city status.
Apr 29, 10:10
Two-time Olympic champion Anna Meares calls time on careerAustralian cyclist Anna Meares, who won six medals at the Olympic Games - including a bronze in Rio this year - retires from the sport.
Oct 16, 12:26
Result: Team GB's Sophie Thornhill, Helen Scott win gold in women's B 1,000m time trialGreat Britain's Sophie Thornhill and Helen Scott win gold in the women's B 1,000m time trial at the Paralympic Games in Rio de Janeiro.
Sep 9, 15:37
Result: Great Britain's Becky James seals keirin silver at Rio OlympicsGreat Britain's Becky James wins Olympic silver in the women's keirin at the Rio Games, capping off a recovery from a knee injury and overcoming a cancer scare.
Aug 13, 21:58
Result: GB's Grace Reid qualifies for 3m semisTeam GB's Grace Reid qualifies for the semi-finals of the 3m springboard at the Rio Olympics.
Aug 12, 22:02
Result: Great Britain continue dominance in men's coxless foursGreat Britain win the gold medal in the men's coxless fours for the fifth Olympic Games in a row.
Aug 12, 15:34
Result: Mireia Belmonte Garcia wins thrilling women's 200m butterfly finalSpain's Mireia Belmonte Garcia beats Australia's Madeline Groves by three hundredths of a second to win the women's 200m butterfly final.
Aug 11, 03:19
Result: Great Britain's Duncan Scott takes fifth place in men's freestyle finalGreat Britain's Duncan Scott records a fifth-place finish in the men's 100m freestyle final at the Olympic Games.
Aug 11, 03:14
Result: Katie Ledecky powers to 200m freestyle goldUSA's Katie Ledecky wins her second gold medal of the 2016 Olympic Games in the 200m freestyle.
Aug 10, 02:33
Result: Great Britain finish fifth in team eventing at Olympics in Rio de JaneiroGreat Britain finish fifth in team eventing at the Olympics in Rio de Janeiro.
Aug 9, 17:00
Andy Murray handed Viktor Troicki tie in Olympic singles openerAndy Murray must overcome Viktor Troicki if he is to progress in the men's singles at Rio 2016, while favourite Novak Djokovic takes on Juan Martin del Potro.
Aug 4, 15:50
Australian NBA player Andrew Bogut slams Olympic accommodation in RioAustralia and Dallas Mavericks center Andre Bogut criticises the standard of his accommodation at the Olympics in Rio.
Aug 2, 16:32
Australian Olympic team evacuated from hotel due to fireThe Australian Olympic team are evacuated from the Athletes' Village in Rio due to a "small fire" breaking out in the basement of their building.
Jul 29, 22:41
Australia team refusing to move into Athletes' Village ahead of Rio GamesAustralia's chef de mission for the 2016 Olympic Games describes the full extent of the poor conditions waiting to greet hopefuls to the Athletes' Village in Rio.
Jul 24, 16:24
Five-time Olympic champion Ian Thorpe: 'Dating scene is an absolute mess'Olympic champion Ian Thorpe, who came out as gay last year, says that he has met some "nut cases" while dating.
Nov 9, 11:14
Result: Josh Kelly breezes past Nathan WebberTeam GB boxer Josh Kelly breezes into the last-16 stage of the World Championships with a comfortable 3-0 win over Australia's Nathan Webber.
Oct 7, 18:37
Kylie Palmer cleared to race at next year's Olympic GamesFormer Olympic gold medallist Kylie Palmer is cleared to race at the Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro after avoiding a ban for a doping violation.
Sep 17, 10:42
Result: Russia's Mariya Kuchina claims high jump goldRussia's Mariya Kuchina secures the gold medal in the women's high jump with a personal best jump of 2.01m at the World Athletics Championships.
Aug 29, 13:05
Australia's Brandon Starc hails "phenomenal" track at World Athletics ChampsAustralia's Brandon Starc praises the conditions at the Bird's Nest in Beijing after clearing a personal best 2.31m in the men's high jump qualifying.
Aug 28, 12:07
Result: Australia men's team qualify for 2016 Olympics with win over New ZealandAustralia men's basketball team reach the 2016 Olympics in Rio de Janeiro by defeating New Zealand in their qualifying clash.
Aug 19, 01:07