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The home of Rio Olympics on BBC Sport online. Includes the latest news stories, results, fixtures, video and audio. Highlights from the spectacular opening ceremony of the Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro. Team Iran arrives during the opening ceremony for the Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro AP All Sport/Getty Images.
As the countdown continues to the Rio Olympics in Brazil, BBC Sport looks at everything you need to know about the world's biggest. Is Rio's Olympic legacy a "terrible example" or do they have "time to The Brazilian Ministry of Sport has taken over the running of most of the. The BBC's South America correspondent Wyre Davies assesses whether the Rio Olympics have been a success for Brazil.
Rio organisers say the games will mark "a great transformation" for the country. Japan's Olympic organisers unveil the official logos of the Tokyo Games, after the first choice was thrown out over plagiary claims.
Brazil's new Sports Minister Leonardo Picciani says Rio is prepared for the Olympic Games and visitors do not have to worry about the Zika. The BBC has seen evidence which suggests that Rio de Janeiro's polluted waters will not be clean enough for the Olympic Games. The Summer Olympics officially known as the Games of the XXXI Olympiad and commonly known as Rio , was an international multi-sport event that was held from 5 to 21 August in Rio de Janeiro, The Best On-Air Promotion was announced next with the BBC Sport winning with NBC this time coming.
Relive the moments that went down in history from the Rio Summer Olympic Games. Access official videos, results, sport and athlete records. The Rio . During the preparations for Rio , Brazil was caught up in a major In the first of a three part series, BBC News explores the crisis years of top 10 of the Rio Olympics (Part 2)December 26, In “ Rio de Janeiro”. Olympics fan: 'Everyone's chasing the Pikachu pin'. BBC News Logo BBC News; Michael Phelps looking for golden finish to career at Rio.
The Olympic Games will remain on the BBC until at least under a deal with the US broadcasting giant Discovery. Rio was a truly digital Olympic Games, exceeding all the records set during London More than 68 million UK unique browsers. Can't get enough Olympic action? The BBC has announced it will allow viewers to strap their phones to their face and place themselves right in.
The BBC spent £million on sport and music events in /9, including £ million on coverage of the Beijing Olympics, to which it sent. The BBC are broadcasting live every day, with full coverage on BBC1 and BBC4, plus up to 24 live Olympic channels on the BBC Sport website.