The Copacabana beach will be the start and finish point for the men’s and women’s Olympic road races.
Ticket prices for the 2016 Olympics have been announced with a top tier ticket for the opening ceremony priced at £1155.
The United States Olympic committee has announced that the country will bid to host the Games in 2024.
Rome will bid for the 2024 Olympic Games, Italian Prime Minister Matteo Renzi has revealed.
Victorious Ryder Cup captain Paul McGinley will be in charge of Ireland's inaugural Olympic golf team in Rio in 2016.
The International Olympic Committee has approved sweeping changes to the bidding process for future Games.
Penny Briscoe has been named ParalympicsGB chef de mission for the 2016 Games in Rio de Janeiro.
Olympic hosts will be permitted to put on some events in a different country under recommendations announced by the IOC.
Sky Sports News HQ's Geraint Hughes analyses what the future may hold for Oscar Pistorius after his five-year prison sentence.
European 10,000m champion Jo Pavey admits she would like to compete at the Rio 2016 Olympic Games.
American swimmer Michael Phelps was arrested for drink driving in Baltimore early on Tuesday morning.
Olympic champion Katherine Grainger has returned to rowing after a two-year absence ahead of the 2016 Games in Rio.
Maggie Alphonsi says 400m runner Christine Ohuruogu has stimulated her desire to pursue a career in athletics.
London 2012 two-time Paralympic gold medallist Ellie Simmonds targets Rio 2016 and Tokyo 2020.
Shona Robison hopes athletes will choose to represent Scotland at Rio Olympics if the country votes for independence.
UK Sport confident Great Britain can eclipse London 2012 Olympic & Paralympic medal haul at Rio 2016
Sir Chris Hoy believes Wiggins will make a successful transition back to track cycling.
Rio 2016 Olympic organisers have hit back at criticism of their preparation and insisted they are on target for success.
With the World Cup over, Brazil has now switched its attention to getting ready for the 2016 Olympics in Rio de Janeiro.
Alice Coachman Davis, the first black woman to win an Olympic gold medal, has died aged 90.
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