Iran's only female Olympic medallist Kimia Alizadeh is in the Netherlands where the taekwondo athlete is training for this year's Tokyo Olympics after permanently leaving her country, her new coach says.
The funds will be used for the development of athletes around the world, especially those from underprivileged communities.
The US Olympic swimmer Ryan Lochte fabricated a story that he was robbed at gunpoint in Rio de Janiero
The US swimming star Lochte may be summoned to testify before Brazil's Justice Department and risks a jail sentence
The Rio 2016 Olympics have provided an abundance of memorable moments. We recap some of the best.
The Rio Olympics ended in a blaze of colour with an exuberant closing ceremony on Sunday.
Briton Mo Farah joined the ranks of the all-time distance greats on Saturday by becoming just the second man to retain both Olympic track long distance titles.
The victory gave Brazil a measure of revenge for their humiliating 7-1 defeat by eventual World Cup 2014 winners Germany in the semi-finals on home soil.
Jamaican athlete, Usain bolt made history on Friday night as he won his third gold medal of the Rio Olympics and the ninth gold medal of his Olympic career.
The US swimmers, including gold medalist Ryan Lochte, have been accused of falsely reporting a crime and could face charges
Swimmers Jack Conger and Gunnar Bentz were removed from their flight to the United States for questioning over their claim to have been victims of an armed mugging in Rio
Conceicao won Brazil's first ever Olympic boxing gold medal in a unanimous points victory over French opponent Sofiane Oumiha
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