Plenty of medals but golds prove elusive for France in Rio

Plenty of medals but golds prove elusive for France in Rio

There was both joy and frustration for France’s athletes at the Olympic Games in Rio Tuesday with the country enjoying no shortage of podium places but missing out on adding to its gold medal tally. The day also saw US gymnast Simone Biles win yet another gold, Usain Bolt make light work of progressing towards […]

After struggles for survival, Refugee Olympic Team fights for medals

After struggles for survival, Refugee Olympic Team fights for medals

The Olympics are never shy of tear-inducing moments, as competitors push beyond the bounds of human limits, but it’s difficult to imagine stories more poignant than those of the 10 athletes who make up the first-ever Refugee Olympic Team. The team is made up of runners, swimmers and judo athletes from Syria, South Sudan, Ethiopia […]