Nasty Frights, Commentator Gaffes And A Huge Medal Table Climb For Team GB In Rio

Nasty Frights, Commentator Gaffes And A Huge Medal Table Climb For Team GB In Rio

Sarah Ann Harris  12.08.2016
Day seven saw Team GB storm ahead to third place at the Rio Olympics, thanks to medals aplenty. There’s lots of drama to catch...
Confused Canadian Commentator Wins Award For Biggest Olympic Blunder (So Far)

Confused Canadian Commentator Wins Award For Biggest Olympic Blunder (So Far)

Chris York  12.08.2016
A Canadian commentator handed victory in the men’s 200m medley on Thursday to Ryan Lochte - despite the fact it was Michael...
Michael Phelps Finally Broke A Record Set By A Man Who Died Over 2,000 Years Ago

Michael Phelps Finally Broke A Record Set By A Man Who Died Over 2,000 Years Ago

Sarah Ann Harris  12.08.2016
Michael Phelps won his 13th individual Olympic gold (his 22nd overall) on Thursday night, officially making him the athlete with the...
Meet the Football Club Who Think They Control What Fans Post on Social Media

Meet the Football Club Who Think They Control What Fans Post on Social Media

Andy Lopata  12.08.2016
Sales of season tickets that are conditional on a meeting with a 'safety officer' and the signing of a contract restricting social media...
Are You Ready For Super Saturday? Here's Everything You Need To Know

Are You Ready For Super Saturday? Here's Everything You Need To Know

Sarah Ann Harris  12.08.2016
Most Brits remember where they were on Super Saturday four years ago - and fingers crossed, we might be in for another memorable...
Gay Olympian Shames Daily Beast For 'Endangering Lives' By Outing Athletes

Gay Olympian Shames Daily Beast For 'Endangering Lives' By Outing Athletes

Aubrey Allegretti  12.08.2016
A gay Olympian has accused a news website of “endangering people’s lives” after it published a piece exposing athletes...
How Kante's Departure Could Sink Leicester City

How Kante's Departure Could Sink Leicester City

Tarutr Malhotra  12.08.2016
This year, Leicester go into the season as domestic champions, and Pot 1 seeds in the Champions League. In a season where their small squad...
Chris Mears' And Jack Laugher's Olympic Hug Wasn't ‘Unmanly', It Showed How Far Men Have Come

Chris Mears' And Jack Laugher's Olympic Hug Wasn't ‘Unmanly', It Showed How Far Men Have Come

Matt Bagwell  11.08.2016
Let's move on from this outdated, ridiculous (and yes, homophobic) notion that a man-on-man hug, or crying happy or sad tears, is somehow...
Spine-Tingling Celebrations And A Hole-In-One - Just Another Record-Breaking Day In Rio

Spine-Tingling Celebrations And A Hole-In-One - Just Another Record-Breaking Day In Rio

Sarah Ann Harris  11.08.2016
We’ve now had a seven days of the Olympics - and what a week it’s been. If you missed last night’s action you’ve...
MailOnline Scolded By LGBT Charity For Pointing Out Rio Divers' 'Manly Hug'

MailOnline Scolded By LGBT Charity For Pointing Out Rio Divers' 'Manly Hug'

Aubrey Allegretti  11.08.2016
Team GB’s Olympic diving team have once again landed the British press in hot water after MailOnline was accused of “perpetuating...
National Anthems Amalgamated To Form An International Anthem

National Anthems Amalgamated To Form An International Anthem

By Anna Tobin  11.08.2016
Wondering why the national anthems of countries as diverse as Belgium, Japan and South Korea sound vaguely familiar? It’s probably...
US Broadcaster Called Out For 1950s-Style Sexism For This Headline On Olympics Star

US Broadcaster Called Out For 1950s-Style Sexism For This Headline On Olympics Star

Aubrey Allegretti  11.08.2016
A major US broadcaster that was criticised for focusing on an Olympic swimmer’s nail polish instead of her four medals has...
Brit Tennis Player 'May Have Been Poisoned With Rat Urine By Criminal Betting Syndicate'

Brit Tennis Player 'May Have Been Poisoned With Rat Urine By Criminal Betting Syndicate'

Chris York  11.08.2016
Police are investigating the possibility a British tennis player was deliberately poisoned during last month’s Wimbledon Championships. Gabriella...
Rio Roundup: Medals, Mistaken Identity And A Mystery Bullet

Rio Roundup: Medals, Mistaken Identity And A Mystery Bullet

Chris York  11.08.2016
Well, what a day for Team GB. In what we’re dubbing ‘Wonder Wednesday’, Britain’s Olympians helped produce...