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The Australian Olympic Committee confirm there has been a "small fire" in the basement of the team's building in Rio
Russia's weightlifting team is banned from competing at the Rio Olympics because of doping offences.
Scottish marathon runner Callum Hawkins gets ready to run the Olympic marathon by training in 35C heat and 80% humidity.
Scotsman Callum Hawkins trains in a heat chamber as he prepares for the Olympic Games marathon in Brazil.
BBC reporter Wyre Davies takes a look around Team GB's £1.6m Olympic preparation camp at Minas Tennis Club in Belo Horizonte.
Jonathan Agnew is swapping cricket commentary for equestrian at Rio, so he got on a horse to give it a go.
BBC Sport continues the countdown to the 2016 Rio Olympic Games with the moment Canadian sprinter Ben Johnson stuns the world by winning the 100m final in 1988, but is stripped of his gold medal after testing positive for steroids.
Syrian refugee Yusra Mardini was swimming for her life in the sea towards Europe a year ago - now she is about to swim at Rio 2016.
Climbing, skateboarding, karate, baseball/softball and surfing are set to be added to the 2020 Olympics in Tokyo.
Badminton clears Russian players to take part in the Olympic Games as the nation's athletes begin to travel to Brazil.
Around 70 members of the Russian Olympic team leave a Moscow airport for Brazil to take part in Rio 2016 while others stay at home, banned for doping.
BBC Sport continues the countdown to the 2016 Rio Olympic Games with the moment Great Britain's Kelly Holmes wins gold in the 800m and 1500m at Athens, 2004.
To escape Syria, Yusra Mardini swam part of the way to Europe. Now she is preparing for the Rio Olympics.
Athletes must break their ties with unofficial sponsors of the Olympics from today until three days after Rio 2016 - or face sanctions.
World number 16 Belinda Bencic pulls out of next month's Rio Olympic Games to focus on training for the US Open.
Six London 2012 weightlifting medallists are among 45 athletes to return positive doping tests, says the sport's governing body.
Scottish swimmer and Team GB Olympic representative Ross Murdoch reveals three things about himself you may not know.
India's Narsingh Yadav makes a police complaint after claiming fellow wrestlers spiked his food with banned substances.
Russia's fencing, volleyball and triathlon teams are cleared to compete in the Rio Olympics by their sport's governing bodies.
Two refugees with no previous running experience try to qualify for the Rio Olympics as members of the Team of Refugee Olympic Athletes.