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Boxer held over alleged sex attacks in Olympic village

Brazilian police arrested a Moroccan Olympic boxer on Friday for allegedly sexually assaulting two female cleaners in the athletes' village in Rio de Janeiro.

Officers arrested Hassan Saada, 22, from Casablanca, on suspicion of committing the assault on Wednesday, said a police statement released hours ahead of the Games' opening …

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Pele out of Olympic flame lighting

Brazil football legend Pele said poor health will prevent him from lighting the Olympic cauldron at the Games' opening ceremony on Friday as he had hoped to do.

"Right now I am not in physical condition to take part in the opening of the Olympics," the 75-year-old said in a …

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Indian Men's Hockey🏑 Team to Skip Opening Ceremony🤔

By Shadowfax🐎

Indian men's hockey team🏑 has decided to skip the opening ceremony🎆 of the Rio 2016 Olympics. While the official sources said that the decision was taken in order to keep the team fresh🤔 for its Group B opener against Ireland on Saturday, several sources say that a wardrobe …

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⭐Andy Murray's Flag🇬🇧 Fiasco📹https://goo.gl/8tglBW

Andy Murray⭐ was nominated as the flag bearer of team Great Britain🇬🇧 for the opening ceremony of the Rio Olympics. At a pre-Olympics event, Murray almost poked😂 Princess Anne👑, an International Olympic Committee member, with the flag. When asked about the incident Murray joked,🔈 "I'm going to blame the photographers …

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Japanese Gymnast Pays a Price💰 for Pokemon Go📱‼

🇯🇵Japanese gymnast Kohei Uchimura who is representing his country in the Rio Olympics has racked up a $5000 yen💰 cell phone📱 bill travelling in Rio. Uchimura, a medal hopeful, forgot all about data charges😶 while travelling internationally✈ and played Pokemon Go in Rio.
Uchimura did eventually get his bill reduced …

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Rio 🏋Olympics 2016: What to Expect😛

By Fråst🐺

The 2016 🏋Olympics have officially begun🎉 in 🇧🇷Rio on Friday with the opening ceremony🏆 held at the Maracana Stadium. 10,500 athletes or 206 nations will participate in 28 sports🏐 along with 1⃣ refugee team between 5 & 21 August, however, many of the sports have already begun.
The …

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Russia🇷🇺 Has 'Cleanest' Squad😏 in Rio‼

By Shadowfax🐎

The International Olympic Committee (IOC) has said that 271 Russian athletes will be eligible✅ to compete at the Rio Olympics. Originally, Russia had submitted a list of 389-member squad📜 but the ban on track-and-field athletes by IAAF meant that many were not able to participate including the legendary …

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US Olympic Swim🏊 Team's Carpool🚗 Karaoke 📹: https://goo.gl/58tDX4

By Shadowfax🐎

The entire US Olympic Swim🏊 Team joined forces to do a carpool karaoke ahead of the Rio Olympics✨ that featured more than 40 swimmers and 9 cars🚗. The 8-minute-video stars A-list swimmers⭐ like Michael Phelps, Ryan Lochte, Missy Franklin, Nathan Adrian etc. The swimmers belted out songs🎵 by …

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🇧🇷Brazil Drones Get No-Fly🚫✈ Zones

By Fråst🐺

🚁Drone maker from 🇨🇳China, DJI, has created temporary no-fly zones🚫✈ across 🇧🇷Brazil in Rio, São Paulo & other locations where the games🏋 are being held. The move was made at the request of the 🇧🇷Brazilian military💂🏼. The company made similar moves earlier during major political party conventions in the …

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G👀gle’s Doodle Game📱 for 🏋Olympics!

By Fråst🐺

G👀gle has featured a new interactive game-doodle📱 in the G👀gle App for iOS & 🤖Android for the next 7⃣ days. Users can guide a strawberry🍓 through an 🏋Olympic decathlon & win or get crushed by a manic 🍉watermelon. There’s also a biking🚴 game, 💧water polo, spider🕷 hurdle …

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Olympic ⚽Roundup: NGA Win, BRA & GER Held

The Men's👩 Olympic football⚽ tournament kicked off last night with a match against Brazil and South Africa at the Olympic stadium🏟 in Rio de Janeiro.
The hosts were held to a goalless draw😟 by South Africa, in spite of playing against 10-men for the last half hour😯. Gabriel Jesus⚡ or …

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Nita Ambani First 🇮🇳Indian Woman👩🏻 in IOC🏋

By Fråst🐺

Wife of 🇮🇳India’s richest man💰, Mukesh Ambani, businesswoman & owner of the 🏏IPL’s 🌃Mumbai 🇮🇳Indians franchise, Nita Ambani, was elected into the International 🏋Olympic Committee (IOC). She was one of 8⃣ new 👥members elected & is the first 🇮🇳Indian woman to have secured 👥membership into the IOC, bringing …

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