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From The42 Talented young British snowboarder dies aged 18 Rest In Peace

Talented young British snowboarder dies aged 18

Ellie Soutter won a bronze medal for Great Britain at the 2017 Youth Olympic Winter Festival.

From The42 Tearful moment as British athlete is told she's getting an Olympic medal - nine years later Long Time Coming This post contains videos

Tearful moment as British athlete is told she's getting an Olympic medal - nine years later

Kelly Sotherton is set to finally become a three-time Olympic medallist.

From The42 British Olympic silver medallist Germaine Mason killed in motorcycle accident RIP

British Olympic silver medallist Germaine Mason killed in motorcycle accident

The 34-year-old former high jumper died when his vehicle crashed in Jamaica.

From The42 Two lads with fake medals blag their way onto Team GB's Olympic 'Heroes' parade Imposters This post contains videos

Two lads with fake medals blag their way onto Team GB's Olympic 'Heroes' parade

The cheeky pair got past security and onto the women’s hockey team’s float.

From The42 'I want to leave my sport on a high': Jessica Ennis-Hill announces retirement Multi-discipline

'I want to leave my sport on a high': Jessica Ennis-Hill announces retirement

The heptathlon star twice claimed Olympic medals and was a double world champion.

From The42 A BBC Olympics commentator is copping serious flak for this ‘sexist’ tea comment Row
From The42 Battle for bronze: 'It was windy, it was cold and we were two points behind the Germans' Rio 2016

Battle for bronze: 'It was windy, it was cold and we were two points behind the Germans'

At 22 years of age, Daley is an elder of his sport.

From The42 Team GB cyclist wins appeal against ban for missed doping test, cleared for Rio Olympic Games

Team GB cyclist wins appeal against ban for missed doping test, cleared for Rio

London 2012 silver medalist and reigning world champion Lizzie Armitstead missed three tests, but maintained it was down to an administrative error.

From The42 Somehow, Team GB Kayak duo managed to accidentally jump ship metres from the finish line Baku
From The42 Team GB scrapping their football teams for the Rio Olympics 2016 Games

Team GB scrapping their football teams for the Rio Olympics

The English FA has failed to received support from the other countries’ associations.

From The42 Here's how 18-year-old Rowan Cheshire looks after crashing on Sochi halfpipe Banged Up Abroad

Here's how 18-year-old Rowan Cheshire looks after crashing on Sochi halfpipe

The Team GB athlete tweeted this image from her hospital bed this morning.

From The42 Olympic medallist Tom Daley comes out on YouTube Happy

Olympic medallist Tom Daley comes out on YouTube

‘Of course I still fancy girls,’ the 19-year-old says, ‘but right now I’m dating a guy and I couldn’t be happier.’

From The42 Jessica Ennis-Hill is the latest star to pull out of World Athletics Championships Athletics

Jessica Ennis-Hill is the latest star to pull out of World Athletics Championships

The Olympic champion rules herself out after failing to recover from an Achilles injury.

From The42 'If I could play for Northern Ireland I would' - McIlroy ponders opting out of Olympics Undecided

'If I could play for Northern Ireland I would' - McIlroy ponders opting out of Olympics

The County Down golfer has revealed that he may give the Rio Games a miss altogether in a BBC documentary which will air tonight.

From The42 Farah detained in United States under suspicion of being a terrorist Profiling

Farah detained in United States under suspicion of being a terrorist

It is not the first time the double Olympic champion has been targeted by the American authorities.

From TheJournal.ie Olympic connections dominate Queen's list of New Year honours Honours List

Olympic connections dominate Queen's list of New Year honours

Cyclist Bradley Wiggins and sailor Ben Ainslie are knighted, as all 29 British gold medallists from London 2012 receive an honour.

From The42 54% want Rory McIlroy to declare for Ireland Decision 2016

54% want Rory McIlroy to declare for Ireland

A new poll has shown the majority of Irish people want the world’s best golfer to choose Ireland at the 2016 Olympic Games.

From The42 I need to refocus quickly, admits Taylor ahead of historic Olympic decider Boxing Clever

I need to refocus quickly, admits Taylor ahead of historic Olympic decider

I’ll try my best to have a good night’s sleep but we’ll see how we go,” said the Bray woman afterwards.

From The42 Olympic Village: Day Eight, wrap London 2012

Olympic Village: Day Eight, wrap

Annalise Murphy and Paddy Barnes keep the medal dreams alive while Phelps snatches his 22nd.

From The42 Paul Kimmage: Irish cyclists put in worst Olympic performances I've ever seen Saddle Sore

Paul Kimmage: Irish cyclists put in worst Olympic performances I've ever seen

The award-winning author and Tour de France participant was critical of the London 2012 efforts of Nicolas Roche and Daniel Martin.

From The42 Preview: Wiggins' confidence 'sky high' ahead of bid for seventh medal Pedigree

Preview: Wiggins' confidence 'sky high' ahead of bid for seventh medal

A podium finish in today’s time-trial would make the Tour de France winner Britain’s greatest Olympian.

From The42 Wait a minute: Why was that Japanese coach handing a wad of $100 bills to a gymnastics judge? Money Money Money

Wait a minute: Why was that Japanese coach handing a wad of $100 bills to a gymnastics judge?

Don’t tell me it’s just the cost of photocopying these days.

From TheJournal.ie Teenager arrested over Twitter abuse of Team GB star Tom Daley London 2012

Teenager arrested over Twitter abuse of Team GB star Tom Daley

Police in Dorset have arrested a 17-year-old in connection with the abuse aimed at the Olympic diver

From The42 Adlington: Winning gold is not as easy as picking up a drink London 2012

Adlington: Winning gold is not as easy as picking up a drink

The swimmer, who won bronze in the pool on Sunday, has tempered the gold medal ambitions of Team GB supporters.

From The42 Cavendish left stranded as Vinokourov takes road race gold London 2012

Cavendish left stranded as Vinokourov takes road race gold

David McCann was the best of the Irish in 54th place with Nicolas Roche and cousin Daniel Martin finishing side by side down the field.

Video: British culture secretary Jeremy Hunt suffers ‘bell malfunction’ [updated] Bell-end This post contains videos

Video: British culture secretary Jeremy Hunt suffers ‘bell malfunction’ [updated]

Jeremy Hunt lost control of the end of his bell earlier today.

From The42 London 2012: Senegal spoil Britain party, Brazil survive Egypt fightback MATCH REPORTS

London 2012: Senegal spoil Britain party, Brazil survive Egypt fightback

Team GB managed a disappointing 1-1 draw in their Opening match at the Olympics.

From The42 New gaffe as Welsh star described as 'English' Oops

New gaffe as Welsh star described as 'English'

Welsh midfielder Joe Allen was described as “English” in a team programme.

From The42 Gareth Bale is too injured to go to the Olympics - but fit enough to score against the LA Galaxy last night Sick Note This post contains videos

Gareth Bale is too injured to go to the Olympics - but fit enough to score against the LA Galaxy last night

Watch this video, because something doesn’t quite add up.

From The42 Giggs says gold would be career highlight London 2012

Giggs says gold would be career highlight

“This is a big challenge because of the quality that is there in the tournament,” admits the Manchester United winger.

From The42 Triple bypass: Injury threatens Idowu's Olympic bid London 2012

Triple bypass: Injury threatens Idowu's Olympic bid

Idowu, who won triple-jump silver in Beijing, is suffering a hip injury and has not travelled to Portugal with the rest of Team GB.

From The42 VIDEO: Brazil show Team GB the gold standard Masterclass This post contains videos

VIDEO: Brazil show Team GB the gold standard

Goals from Sandro and Neymar helped Brazil secure a 2-0 victory this evening.

From The42 London 2012: Hoy won't defend individual sprint title Golden Boy

London 2012: Hoy won't defend individual sprint title

The Olympic champion is “obviously disappointed” after Team GB bosses put forward Jason Kenny in the individual sprint contest.

From The42 VIDEO: Poor start for Pearce as Team GB fails to gel in Mexico warm-up Rusty This post contains videos

VIDEO: Poor start for Pearce as Team GB fails to gel in Mexico warm-up

How come nobody had heard about this game until after it had been played?

From The42 Your female footballers preparing for Olympics in a tank picture of the day London 2012

Your female footballers preparing for Olympics in a tank picture of the day

What better way to prep for a tough match against Brazil than ripping up the Leicestershire countryside in a tank?

From The42 Sprint finish: Millar captures Stage 12 but Team Sky ensure Wiggins stays top Tour De France

Sprint finish: Millar captures Stage 12 but Team Sky ensure Wiggins stays top

The British cyclist found energy reserves to win a sprint finish after a stunning breakaway from a five-man pack

From The42 Luis Suarez included in Uruguayan Olympic football squad Big Hitter

Luis Suarez included in Uruguayan Olympic football squad

The striker’s new coach, Brendan Rodgers, may not be too pleased that one of his star players will miss Liverpool’s pre-season.

From The42 Ryan Giggs named as Team GB captain for the Olympics London 2012

Ryan Giggs named as Team GB captain for the Olympics

The 38-year-old has won 12 Premier League titles, five FA Cups and two Champions League crowns.

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