Rio Olympics: Swimming, Australia Captures 2 Gold Medals

Rio Olympics: Swimming, Australia Captures 2 Gold Medals






Rio Olympics: Swimming, Australia Captures 2 Gold Medals Hungary’s Katinka Hosszu ended her long quest for Olympic Gold and Australia captured 2 Gold medals the 1st day of swimming competition that saw 3 world records smashed in Rio Saturday. Ms. Hosszu, 5X a world champion but without a medal from 3 previous Olympics, demolished the […]






Rio Olympics Opening Packed with ‘Brazilian Vibe’

Rio Olympics Opening Packed with ‘Brazilian Vibe’






Rio Olympics Opening Packed with ‘Brazilian Vibe’ The opening ceremony for the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro will showcase samba, culture, diversity and history as the South American nation proudly shows off its traditions and environmental wonders. Millions of TV viewers from around the world watched the 3-hour ceremony Friday night. Since the […]






Saudi Princess Leads Women’s Sports Initiative

Saudi Princess Leads Women’s Sports Initiative






Saudi Princess Leads Women’s Sports Initiative Appointment of Princess Reema bint Bandar bin Sultan came just ahead of the Rio Olympic Games, where 4 Saudi women will compete  Princess Reema bint Bandar bin Sultan was appointed by Saudi Arabia’s Cabinet to head a new department for women under the Kingdom’s General Authority for Sports. Princess […]






At the Olympics? Don’t Let Illness Interfere with the Festivities

At the Olympics? Don’t Let Illness Interfere with the Festivities






At the Olympics? Don’t Let Illness Interfere with the Festivities About 500,000 people from around the world are travelling to the Olympics in Rio de Janeiro. And while Zika bearing mosquitoes are in the news, other bugs and health problems that Olympic athletes and spectators should bear in mind. The Big Q: What’s the biggest […]