Lewis Hamilton has vowed to carry on Team GB's success Lewis Hamilton hopes to keep British flag flying in Belgium this weekend

Lewis Hamilton has vowed to carry on Team GB's success Lewis Hamilton intends to take on the baton from Great Britain's triumphant Olympics team when Formula One roars back into action following its mid-season break. Read Full Story

 

Andy Murray won his second successive tennis gold having been the Team GB flag-bearer at the opening ceremony of the Rio Olympics. Andy Murray credited with inspiring Team GB to record medal haul

Andy Murray won his second successive tennis gold having been the Team GB flag-bearer at the opening ceremony of the Rio Olympics. Andy Murray was credited with inspiring Team GB's greatest overseas Olympic Games as a squad of triumphant athletes arrived home from Rio on a gold-nosed Boeing 747. Read Full Story

 

Ryan Lochte has won 12 Olympic medals Ryan Lochte sees sponsors walk away after Rio Olympics embarrassment

Ryan Lochte has won 12 Olympic medals Three more high-profile sponsors have followed Speedo in cutting ties with United States swimmer Ryan Lochte following his Olympic controversy. Read Full Story

 

Mo Farah won two gold medals in Rio Mo Farah expects to miss out on SPOTY podium despite Rio Olympics double gold

Mo Farah won two gold medals in Rio Four-time Olympic gold medallist Mo Farah does not believe he will ever finish in the top three for the BBC Sports Personality of the Year award. Read Full Story

 

Great Britain finished second in the medal table for the first ever time at an Olympics We can emulate Rio success for another eight years – Olympic chief

Great Britain finished second in the medal table for the first ever time at an Olympics Team GB will be able to perform at Rio levels for the next eight years thanks to an increase in funding, the vice chairman of the British Olympic Association has said. Read Full Story

 

The Olympic Games came to a colourful end at the closing ceremony in Rio Rio Olympics reach a colourful conclusion at the Maracana

The Olympic Games came to a colourful end at the closing ceremony in Rio International Olympic Committee president Thomas Bach praised Rio's "marvellous Games" during a closing ceremony marked by colour, music and rain at the Maracana Stadium. Read Full Story