• Reuters1 hour ago

    Globetrotting horses take flight for Rio

    By Alan Baldwin LONDON (Reuters) - Pegasus, the winged white stallion of Ancient Greek mythology, may have been the equine world's first frequent flyer but today's Olympic horses are the real globetrotters racking up the air miles. The biggest and heaviest competitors in the Games are heading

  • Reuters2 hours ago

    BWF clears four Russians for Rio, awaits 'IOC validation'

    (Reuters) - The Badminton World Federation (BWF) has included four Russian players in the draws for next month's Rio de Janeiro Games, "pending the validation of the International Olympic Committee". Following the IOC's decision on Sunday not to issue a blanket ban on Russians despite