Ahead of the Rio Olympics🏅, Brazilian authorities are in search🔍 of a former 😱Guantanamo prisoner. Abu Wa’el Dhiab, a Syrian national, was released in 2014 in Uruguay after serving 😳12 years in Guantanamo. But his whereabouts are now unclear😕 and it is reported that he has entered Brazil illegally …read more
Greg Rutherford⭐ who aggravated a neck injury😖 while competing at the Birmingham Diamond💎 League is at risk of losing his hearing permanently😱 due to the whiplash effect. Rutherford is the Olympic🏅, World🌎, European and Commonwealth long jump champion🎉. His neck has improved but due to a secondary effect of the …read more
Despite 🇷🇺Russia's 🚫ban from international 🏆 competition, the All-Russian Athletics Federation (ARAF) has named a 68 athlete squad for Olympics 2016. The squad includes 🏅Yelena Isinbayeva, 2⃣ time pole vault champion, and Ivan Ukhov, 2012 high jump 🏅gold medallist.
Russia was 🚫banned in November following allegations of 😳state-sponsored, widespread 💉doping💊. Russia's …read more
With exactly a month to go before the Rio Olympics🏋 opening ceremony🏆, Brazil🇧🇷 has ordered its troops💂🏼 into the various Olympic venues for security. Even Rio de Janeiro’s mayor😓 described the security situation in the country as 🔉“horrible, terrible.” Adding to the financial burden💰 of the nation …read more
After no Indian swimmer😟 achieved the Olympic Qualification Time⏱ (OQT) required for an automatic berth in the quadrennial extravaganza, India was awarded Universality places (one man and one woman) by FINA (International Swimming Federation) for Rio 2016👏. Following which, Swimming Federation of India announced📢 that Sajan Prakash and …read more