Jason Day backs out of Rio2016 Olympics due to ZikaVirus concerns. World's top-ranked golfer is 5th in sport to withdraw.

Map. History of Rio Olympic Games conflict

21 October 2018
2 year ago
Jason Day backs out of Rio2016 Olympics due to ZikaVirus concerns. World's top-ranked golfer is 5th in sport to withdraw.
2 year ago
Jason Day says he is pulling out of Rio Olympics because of concerns about Zika.
Police in Rio are protesting today. They say they have not been paid and have no supplies.2 year ago
Police in Rio are protesting today. They say they have not been paid and have no supplies.
2 year ago
Brazil: 3 dead, 2 wounded in police operation to catch kingpin in Rio de Janeiro
2 year ago
The lab handling drug testing for the Rio Olympics has been suspended by world anti-doping officials
2 year ago
Olympics: 'Clean' Russian athletes can compete in Rio as 'neutrals' - IAAF (AFP)
2 year ago
Olympics: Athletes cleared by IAAF can compete under Russian flag in Rio - Bach
2 year ago
Kenyan and Russian athletes only eligible for Rio Olympics after individual evaluation says IOC president
2 year ago
International Olympic Committee declares that it supports ban on all Russian track and field athletes from Rio 2016
2 year ago
Olympic summit backs IAAF decision to uphold ban on Russia's track and field team
2 year ago
Head of Russian Olympic Committee tells IOC that clean Russian athletes will appeal ban to Court of Arbitration for Sport
2 year ago
Russian track and field association announces it has scrapped its medals target for #Rio2016
Apple, Facebook and Google ban rifle emoji from Olympics update2 year ago
Apple, Facebook and Google ban rifle emoji from Olympics update
Rio Declares 'State Of Calamity' Ahead Of Olympic Games2 year ago
Rio Declares 'State Of Calamity' Ahead Of Olympic Games
2 year ago
Russia opens criminal case against ex-head of Moscow anti-doping lab Grigory Rodchenkov (now whistleblower in the US) over "abuse of power"
2 year ago
Barring Russian Athletes from RioOlympics is unfair - Putin
2 year ago
Russia sports ministry ordered doping cover-up at 2013: worlds - WADA investigator
2 year ago
Russian pole vaulter Isinbayeva says IAAF decision is human rights violation
2 year ago
The International Association of Athletics Federations has voted unanimously to maintain Russia's athletics ban ahead of the Olympic Games
2 year ago
Russian athletes to remain banned from Olympics over doping claims after failure to meet IAAF criteria for ban to be lifted
2 year ago
No doping existed or can exist on state level in Russia - Putin SPIEF2016
2 year ago
Russia biathlon legend Alexander Tikhonov tells: "WADA should be disqualified. And if they keep acting like this, put them all in jail"
2 year ago
"Let me compete in Rio." Russian Olympic gold medalist and 7-time world pole vault champ makes last-ditch plea to IAAF
2 year ago
'Drug testers routinely obstructed by Russian athletes: WADA' (including running away from testers)
2 year ago
FSB intimidated anti-doping experts and one Russian athlete tried to use a “Withnail and I” style pee-dispenser
2 year ago
WHO committee says low risk of Zika spread at Rio Olympics
2 year ago
Sharapova appeals against two-year doping ban
Rio de Janeiro suspends work on Olympics beach volleyball arena2 year ago
Rio de Janeiro suspends work on Olympics beach volleyball arena
2 year ago
Studies find 'super bacteria' in Rio's Olympic venues, top beaches
2 year ago
The German Federation has requested a withdrawal of Russia athletes from the Olympics
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