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Laura Trott (left), Elinor Barker and Joanna Rowsell with their silver medals in Paris this year

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Arts and Entertainment
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YouTube users have been posting mash-up videos to show the similarities

Sport
View from a Rio favela home being demolished to make way for the Olympic Park

A year from the start of the next Games in Brazil, the country seems to have learnt nothing from the experience of staging the World Cup. Ewan MacKenna visits the favelas where the cost of the get-rich-quick schemes is highest

Sport
World Rugby’s Brett Gosper said the Olympics would spread his sport’s message far and wide

Rugby, returning to the Olympics for the first time since 1924, will be played at a temporary arena in the Deodoro Zone

Sport
An analyst prepares a sample for testing in the anti-doping laboratory which tested athlete's samples from the London 2012 Games

Leak reportedly suggests more than a third of world's fastest times in endurance events were by athletes with suspicious test results

Sport
The Bird’s Nest stadium in Beijing could have the unusual honour of hosting the opening ceremony at both the summer and winter Olympics

Chinese capital beats Almaty in Kazakhstan to host Games

Sport
The Bird’s Nest stadium in Beijing could have the unusual honour of hosting the opening ceremony at both the summer and winter Olympics

It will either be Almaty in Kazakhstan or Beijing

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England's players celebrate Fara Williams' goal during extra time of their bronze medal match against Germany at the FIFA Women's World Cup in Edmonton, Alberta

Questions in Lords over home nations row that will exclude Team GB football from 2016 Games

Sport

The Games will in all probability continue to be shown on the terrestrial channel

Sport
The Eiffel Tower in Paris

Three unsuccessful bids to host the 1992, 2008 and 2012 Olympic Games has not but Paris off from bidding for the 2024 event

Sport
There are hopes that 'Tug of War' will be revived as an Olympic sport

Forget fat, beery blokes competing after liquid lunches at the village fête, this sport may soon see the lights of the Olympics

News
Oscar Pistorius is escorted by police officers as he leaves the high court in Pretoria, South Africa.

10 months after the athlete was sentenced for killing Reeva Steenkamp

News

Jenner, formerly known as Bruce, won the title competing as a man

News

Rio officials remain confident the venue will be ready in time for games next year

Sport
Florence Arthaud, Alexis Vastine and Camille Muffat have been killed in a helicopter crash

The three French sporting stars were tragically killed when two helicopters reportedly collided in Argentina

Sport
The IOC is looking at a dedicated year-round Olympic TV channel, at a cost of some £400m

IOC is looking quite seriously at a dedicated year-round TV channel

Sport
July 30, 2012: A view of the Olympic rings at the gymnastics

COMMENT: A proposal of having women competing in one country and men in another was put forward

Sport
July 30, 2012: A view of the Olympic rings at the gymnastics

Such an idea would go against Olympic rules barring discrimination

Sport
The US Olympic committee has chosen Boston for the 2024 Games bid

Mayor thanks US Olympic Committee for its decision to put the city forward as a bidder

News
The young men were in training for the skiing world cup when they died

They were two 'outstanding ski racers who were passionate about their sport'

Sport

These were the events the UK was discussing this year

News

Thokozile Masipa says prosecution will be allowed to take case to supreme court

Sport

Future Olympics may be less costly to host and more inclusive

Sport
Sepp Blatter will have to stand down as football’s representative on the IOC when he reaches 80 in 2016

The Fifa president will be forced to step down when he reaches the mandatory retirement age of 80 after the Rio Olympics in 2016

Sport
Jade Etherington and guide Caroline Powell celebrates winning bronze in the Women's Super-G - Visually Impaired

Etherington won three silvers and a bronze at the Sochi 2014 Winter Paralympics but the skier with five per cent vision in both eyes has announced her retirement

Sport
The mascot spots Wayne Rooney
FOOTBALLVIDEO Moment occurred before the match at the Liberty Stadium
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Valentino Rossi leads Marc Marquez at Silverstone
MOTO GPREPORTBritish Grand Prix: And the Italian also retakes the lead in the Championship standings
Sport
Mo Farah wins 5,000m gold
WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPSBriton makes it a double success at the World Championships in Beijing
Sport
Usain Bolt celebrates with the Jamaican relay team
REPORTHopes of United States and Great Britain ruined by poor changeovers
Sport
Bakkies Botha and Carl Hayman are soaked by the sprinklers
Rugby unionBarbarians vs Samoa interrupted by sprinklers as fans criticise lack of Wi-Fi and poor seating
Sport
Brad Barritt is tackled by Ben Morgan during an England training session at Bagshot
Sam Burgess returns to the chorus line as the Saracens No 12 steps into a leading role in the England three-quarters again
Sport
Crossing the line: Mark Bennett scores a try for Scotland against Italy at Murrayfield
REPORT Scotland 48 Italy 7: Scots finally inject some momentum into their World Cup preparations
Sport
Wales’s Gareth Davies makes a break during his side’s World Cup warm-up match against Ireland
REPORT Ireland 10 Wales 16: Legendary lock loses his final game on home soil
Sport
Leeds Rinos celebrate after winning the Challenge Cup final
Rugby LeagueREPORTChallenge Cup final - Leeds Rhinos 50 Hull KR 0: The England winger went over for four tries in the second half
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Lizzie Jones, widow of rugby league player Danny Jones, with children Phoebe and Bobby
INTERVIEW : Lizzie Jones tells Ian Herbert how she is using her husband's tragic fate to improve his sport's safety
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