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Olympic medal dream drives Miley

Scotland's Hannah Miley hopes to make it third time lucky with a 400m individual medley medal at Rio 2016.

Scotland to host Euro sports event

Glasgow and Berlin are to co-host a major new multi-sports event in 2018 to a television audience of 850 million.

Who are sport's highest earners?

As baseball player Giancarlo Stanton signs a £208m contract, BBC Sport looks at how he compares to sport's highest earners.

Qatar's ambitions turn to Olympics

Having added athletics to its collection of world championships, Qatar wants sport's biggest prize, the 2024 Olympics.

What is sport's third biggest event?

Plenty of sporting events claim to be the third biggest behind the Olympics and World Cup, but the figures don't always add up.

No Olympics & World Cup clash - IOC

The 2022 Winter Olympics and the Fifa World Cup should not be held at the same time, says IOC president Thomas Bach.

Doping claims a new 'wounding blow'

Allegations of widespread cheating among Russian athletes could be devastating to an already tarnished sport, says Matt Slater.

Deja vu as FA's Olympic plan sparks new row

The Olympics are meant to unite... try telling that to Britain's football officials as a row looms over Rio participation.

VIDEO: Iconic images from London 2012

BBC Sport takes a look back at the iconic images of the London 2012 Games through the lense of the photographers.

VIDEO: The highs and lows of winning gold

Journalist Matthew Syed talks to previous Olympic medallists about the psychological effect of winning the ultimate sporting prize.

GB hockey: Team sports need funding

Great Britain hockey captain Kate Richardson-Walsh says athletes in team sports have no chance of success without proper funding.

VIDEO: 20 memories of London 2012

BBC Sport looks back at 20 of the most memorable moments of London 2012.

VIDEO: Great Britain's golden Games

BBC Sport looks back on each one of the 29 gold medals won by Great Britain at the London 2012 Olympics.

VIDEO: BBC Sport's closing Olympics montage

Watch BBC Sport's closing montage, with some of the most memorable images of London 2012.

VIDEO: The funny side of London 2012

BBC Sport takes an offbeat look back at some of the funny and unusual moments from the London 2012 Olympic Games.

VIDEO: Regini-Moran wins second Youth gold

Watch British gymnast Giarnni Regini-Moran secure his second gold medal of the Nanjing Youth Olympics with floor victory

VIDEO: GB silver in Youth Olympics pentathlon

Great Britain's Francesca Summers wins silver in the modern pentathlon at the 2014 Youth Olympics in Najing, China.

VIDEO: Oscar Pistorius: The man and brand

BBC Sport's Dan Roan takes a look at the career and personality of the six-time Paralympic champion Oscar Pistorius.

VIDEO: Are these future gold medallists?

Will the girls on British canoeing's Girls4Gold campaign compete, and even win a medal, at the Tokyo Olympics in 2020?

VIDEO: Rio countdown begins for GB stars

Great Britain's athletes look ahead to the 2016 Olympics in Rio as this week marks 500 days until the Games begin.

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