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  • News | Tokyo 2020

    Federer, Nadal and Djokovic back for one final Olympic hurrah

    The “Big Three” of world tennis are preparing to face off at the Olympic Games Tokyo 2020. Each of them already has a medal to his name, although they have experienced differing fortunes on the Olympic stage that means so much to them. Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic: three men continuing to write their names in tennis folklore as they gear up for one final hurrah together at the Olympic Games, in what will be one of the main attractions next year in the Japanese capital.
    18 Nov 2019 | Olympic News, Tokyo 2020, On the road to Tokyo, Tennis
  • News | RIO 2016

    Rio 2016 - Day 2: Michael Phelps strikes again!

    A look back at the second day of the Games in Rio, a year after that Sunday 7 August 2016 when Michael Phelps, who had come out of retirement to take part in his fifth Games, played a decisive role in the second leg of the 4x100m freestyle, helping the USA to beat France, unbeaten in the event since London 2012. Chinese diver Wu Minxia won her fourth consecutive title in the 3m synchronised diving; Korea’s female archers won their eighth title in eight editions; Majlinda Kelmendi gave Kosovo a flying start in the judo; and Simone Biles was already dazzling everyone!
    07 Aug 2017 | RIO 2016, Olympic News
  • News | RIO 2016

    High drama in Rio 2016 road races

    With the glorious Copacabana beach providing the backdrop, Belgium’s Greg van Avermaet and Anne van der Breggen of the Netherlands secured victory in the men’s and women’s road races, treating fans to some heart-stopping action.
    13 Oct 2016 | RIO 2016, Olympic News, Cycling Road
  • News | Beijing 2008

    With Stan Wawrinka, Roger Federer's Olympic dream comes true

    For all Roger Federer glittering achievements, by the time the Olympic Games in Beijing came around there were two major prizes still missing from the Swiss maestro’s trophy cabinet; a French Open title and an Olympic gold medal. Within the space of 12 months, both spaces were filled.
    16 Aug 2008 | Beijing 2008, Tennis, Switzerland
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