Michael Phelps is probably, if not certainly, going to swim in the 2020 Tokyo Olympics. He will probably add to his vast collection of gold medals. And he will probably promise – guarantee! – that he's retiring.
The moving force behind organizing last year's Olympics in Rio de Janeiro is being investigated for allegedly accepting at least 15 million reals ($5 million) in payments to facilitate construction projects tied to the games.
The International Paralympic Committee said Bahman Golbarnezhad crashed about 10:40 a.m. local time on a mountainous stretch of the road cycling course and suffered cardiac arrest on the way to the hospital.
Brazilian authorities allege that Ryan Lochte and three other Team USA swimmers got into a fight with a gas station employee the night that they say they were robbed at gunpoint. Brazilian authorities say they tried to cover up the fight with the robbery story.
Polícia Civil do Estado do Rio de Janeiro
Surveillance footage from the night U.S. swimmers allege they were robbed in Rio
One of the most jaw-dropping athletes in Rio isn’t part of the Olympics