Michael Phelps given lifetime achievement award at BBC SPOTY showRecord-breaking swimmer Michael Phelps is given the lifetime achievement award at Sunday's BBC Sports Personality of the Year awards.
Dec 18, 21:38
BBC Sports Personality of the Year contenders announcedSixteen British competitors are in the running to be crowned as BBC's Sports Personality of the Year, including Andy Murray who has won the award twice in three years.
Nov 28, 21:22
Andy Mullen: 'Mixed emotions from Paralympic final'Great Britain's Andy Mullen admits that he has "mixed emotions" after swimming a personal best in the Paralympic 50m freestyle final, only to miss out on a medal.
Sep 13, 01:31
Susie Rodgers stunned by Paralympic goldGreat Britain's Susie Rodgers tells Sports Mole that she was more surprised than anyone by her gold medal-winning performance in the 50m butterfly at the Paralympic Games.
Sep 13, 01:20
Sascha Kindred: 'Gold is perfect way to end Paralympic career'Great Britain's Sascha Kindred tells Sports Mole that he will not be carrying on to Tokyo despite winning his seventh Paralympic gold medal in world-record fashion.
Sep 13, 01:02
Alice Tai devastated with performance in Paralympic 100m butterfly finalParalympicsGB swimmer Alice Tai tells Sports Mole that she is "really disappointed" with her seventh-place finish in the S10 100m butterfly final in Rio.
Sep 12, 23:23
Abby Kane "really happy" with sixth-place finish at ParalympicsGreat Britain swimmer Abby Kane tells Sports Mole that she is "really happy" with her sixth-place finish in the 400m freestyle final at the Paralympic Games in Rio.
Sep 12, 22:30
GB add four Paralympic swimming medalsGreat Britain pick up four more swimming medals on day two of action at the Paralympic Games in Rio de Janeiro.
Sep 10, 01:25
USA swimmer Ryan Lochte banned from the sport for 10 monthsAmerican swimmer Ryan Lochte is banned from the sport for 10 months following his part in a controversial robbery claim while competing at Rio 2016
Sep 8, 16:14
Jazz Carlin 'can't wait' to compete againTeam GB swimmer Jazz Carlin admits that she is already thinking about returning to competition.
Aug 23, 17:17
United States swimmer Ryan Lochte apologises for false account of Rio 'robbery'American swimmer Ryan Lochte issues an apology on social media for giving a misleading account of a late-night incident at the Rio Olympics.
Aug 19, 16:22
Great Britain's Jack Burnell lashes out at Rio judges after open-water disqualificationGreat Britain's Jack Burnell slates the judges at the Olympic men's 10km open water race in Rio, saying that they "ruined the competition" after disqualifying him.
Aug 16, 15:55
Michael Phelps confirms retirementMichael Phelps insists that he is retiring after one last stab at Olympic gold in Rio de Janeiro.
Aug 13, 05:25
Anthony Ervin: 'Oldest' victory "almost absurd"Team USA swimmer Anthony Ervin says that his victory is "almost absurd" after he becomes the oldest ever Olympic champion in the pool.
Aug 13, 04:37
Jazz Carlin: "I feel very lucky"Team GB's double-silver swimming medallist Jazz Carlin says that she feels "very lucky" to be among the medal haul in Rio.
Aug 13, 04:18
Great Britain swimmer Chloe Tutton: 'I would have preferred completely clean Olympics'Great Britain swimmer Chloe Tutton appears to criticise Yulia Efimova's presence at the Rio Olympics after the Russian finished ahead of her in the 200m breaststroke.
Aug 12, 12:19
Ben Proud: 'There is still more to come in final'Great Britain's Ben Proud says that there is "more to come" after qualifying for the men's 50m freestyle final.
Aug 12, 02:49
Molly Renshaw hoping to "step it up" in 200m breaststroke finalGreat Britain's Molly Renshaw admits to being delighted by her performance in the women's 200m breaststroke semi-final, but now wants to improve even more to win a medal.
Aug 11, 10:52
Andrew Willis: 'I tried to control the race'Great Britain's Andrew Willis suggests that his gameplan in the men's 200m breaststroke final failed as he missed out on a medal by 0.08 seconds.
Aug 11, 02:44
Team GB swimmer Hannah Miley not considering retirement following Olympic woeTeam GB swimmer Hannah Miley rules out retirement after failing to medal in the 400m individual medley at the Olympics in Rio.
Aug 9, 12:44
Russian swimmer Yulia Efimova hits back at critics after winning Olympic silverRussian swimmer Yulia Efimova slams her critics after she was booed while receiving an Olympic silver medal in Rio.
Aug 9, 11:12
James Guy content with display in men's 200m freestyle finalGreat Britain's James Guy says that he was content with his performance in the men's 200m freestyle final despite missing out on a medal.
Aug 9, 02:51
Jazz Carlin "gobsmacked" by Olympic silver medalGreat Britain's Jazz Carlin says that she is "gobsmacked" to have picked up a silver medal in the women's 400m freestyle at the Rio Olympics.
Aug 8, 12:00
Adam Peaty: 'Olympic gold is incredible'Great Britain's Adam Peaty hails his world-record and gold medal-winning performance in the men's 100m breaststroke final as "absolutely incredible".
Aug 8, 11:37
Adam Peaty: "It's so surreal"Olympic champion Adam Peaty describes his record-breaking swim as a "surreal" experience.
Aug 8, 03:48
Refugee Olympic Team swimmer Yusra Mardini wins butterfly heatRefugee Olympic Team swimmer Yusra Mardini wins her opening heat of the women's 100-metre butterfly swimming competition at the Rio Olympics.
Aug 7, 12:51
Seven Russian swimmers ineligible for Olympics due to doping violationsFINA rules seven Russian swimmers ineligible for the Rio Olympics following allegations of widespread doping.
Jul 25, 16:19
Team GB swimmer Adam Peaty grateful for family support ahead of Rio 2016Olympic swimmer Adam Peaty speaks of the importance of family time as he aims to win gold for Team GB at the Rio 2016 Olympics.
Jun 10, 14:39
Ellie Simmonds, Ollie Hynd lead ParalympicsGB swimming team for Rio 2016Ellie Simmonds and Ollie Hynd lead a 31-strong ParalympicsGB swimming team for Rio 2016.
May 16, 15:15
Adam Peaty secures Olympics placeAdam Peaty books his spot at the Rio Olympics by winning gold in the 100m breaststroke at the British Swimming Championships.
Apr 13, 12:40
FINA responds to doping allegations against Russian athletesFINA issues a statement saying that it has taken a "robust approach" to anti-doping procedures with Russian athletes after a report claimed that the country is cheating.
Mar 23, 16:28
Adam Peaty, Siobhan-Marie O'Connor win European short course silversAdam Peaty and Siobhan-Marie O'Connor win silvers to add to Great Britain's medal tally at the European short course championships in Israel.
Dec 6, 07:18
Melanie Marshall named British Swimming Coach of the Year for second yearMelanie Marshall is named British Swimming's Coach of the Year for a second consecutive year.
Sep 30, 09:58
Hungary's Katinka Hosszu dominates FINA World Cup in Hong KongHungary's Katinka Hosszu dominates the Hong Kong leg of the FINA World Cup by grabbing eight gold medals.
Sep 29, 10:01
Banned South Korean swimmer Park Tae-hwan training in JapanThe management company of South Korean Olympic swimmer Park Tae-hwan confirms that the banned athlete will train in Japan until December.
Sep 23, 10:01
USA's Ryan Lochte: 'I bet Michael Phelps money he'd return to swimming'Team USA swimmer Ryan Lochte reveals that he bet teammate Michael Phelps $1,000 that he would come out of retirement.
Sep 22, 09:41
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
Olympic swimmer Ruta Meilutyte undergoes surgery on broken elbowLithuanian Olympic swimmer Ruta Meilutyte undergoes surgery on a broken elbow after falling off her bicycle.
Sep 16, 09:27
USA swimmer Ryan Lochte's turns banned by FINARyan Lochte's underwater techniques in the individual medley is banned by swimming's governing body FINA.
Sep 9, 10:06
Siobhan-Marie O'Connor: 'Euro Champs in London great preparation for Rio'Great Britain's Siobhan-Marie O'Connor says that she and her teammates will use next year's European Championships in London as preparation for the Rio Olympics.
Sep 2, 09:57