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  • Women's Basketball - Preliminary Round - Group B

    Women's Basketball - Preliminary Round - Group B

    Fatou Dieng #7 of Senegal moves the ball against Sue Bird #6 of United States during a Women's Preliminary Round basketball game between the United States and Senegal on day 2 of the Rio 2016 Olympics at Carioca Arena 1 on August 7, 2016 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
    Saturday, August 6, 2016 10:00 PM | Photo
  • Basketball - Women

    Basketball - Women

    (L-R) Gold medalists Diana Taurasi #12, Tamika Catchings #10 and Sue Bird #6 of United States celebrate during the medal ceremony after the Women's Basketball competition on Day 15 of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games at Carioca Arena 1 on August 20, 2016 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
    Saturday, August 20, 2016 5:30 PM | Photo
  • Sochi 2014 torch unveiled

    Sochi 2014 torch unveiled

    The torch was presented by Sochi 2014 Ambassadors Tatiana Navka, and Ilya Averbukh at a ceremony in Moscow. Developed by a creative team, led by Vladimir Pirozhkov and Andrei Vodyanik, the Sochi 2014 torch is chrome with red detail – red being the traditional colour of Russian sport. Designed in the shape of a feather, the torch is also reminiscent of the Firebird, or Phoenix – the legendary bird that rose from the ashes and which features prominently in Russian folklore as a symbol of good fortune and happiness.
    Monday, January 14, 2013 2:00 PM | Photo
  • Ice Hockey Women

    Ice Hockey Women

    Angela Ruggiero USA (#4) scores past Yao Shi CHN (#30) during their women's ice hockey preliminary game at UBC Thunderbird Arena during Vancouver 2010 Winter Olympic Games. Vancouver, Canada, 14 February 2010.
    Sunday, February 14, 2010 8:30 PM | Photo
  • Ice Hockey Women

    Ice Hockey Women

    Angela Ruggiero USA (#4) scores a goal against Yao Shi CHN (#30) as Na Jiang CHN (#21) looks on during their women's ice hockey preliminary game at UBC Thunderbird Arena during Vancouver 2010 Winter Olympic Games. Vancouver, Canada, 14 February 2010.
    Sunday, February 14, 2010 8:30 PM | Photo
  • Olympic Test Event - Road Cycling

    Olympic Test Event - Road Cycling

    BEIJING - AUGUST 18: Riders pass the main stadium, "Bird Nest," for the Beijing Olympic Games during the Men's Road Race at the Good Luck Beijing Road Cycling International Invitational August 18, 2007 in Beijing, China. The event is a test event for the 2008 Olympic Games. (Photo by Feng Li/Getty Images)
    Friday, August 17, 2007 10:00 PM | Photo
  • Sumi, the animal spirit (Vancouver 2010 Mascot)

    Sumi, the animal spirit (Vancouver 2010 Mascot)

    Sumi, the Paralympic Games mascot, takes his name from the Salish (a language spoken by the Amerindian people of British Columbia) word “sumesh”, which means “guardian spirit”. This creature, which has the wings of a thunderbird, the paws of a black bear and an orca hat, lives in the mountains near Vancouver ©IOC Nora Rupp
    Monday, January 4, 2010 8:18 AM | Photo
  • Set of three coins “the maple leaf”

    Set of three coins “the maple leaf”

    These three coins illustrate ice hockey, the maple leaf and the thunderbird. As such, they symbolise the most popular sport in Canada, the richness of its indigenous cultures and the pride of Vancouver 2010. Copyright : CIO / Jürg Donatsch
    Sunday, December 31, 1899 11:00 PM | Photo
  • Olympic rings and Phoenix

    Olympic rings and Phoenix

    London 2012 -Olympic rings and the phoenix bird bring a symbolic end to the 2012 Olympic games in London on August 12, 2012.
    Sunday, August 12, 2012 4:30 PM | Photo
  • Phoenix rises as Flame is extinguished

    Phoenix rises as Flame is extinguished

    London 2012 - The bird of flame rises as the Olympic Flame is slowly extinguished during the closing ceremony on August 12, 2012.
    Sunday, August 12, 2012 5:00 PM | Photo
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