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# Rio

All time
Mark English produces superb finish to qualify for the men's 800 metres semi-finals
'It's hard to explain how much it hurts not being able to realise my Olympic dream'
Ross 'not happy' with Olympic Council of Ireland investigation on Rio ticket sale controversy
Police officer shot and killed after becoming lost near Rio slum
Golfers who showed up humbled by those who fought to be here
Poll: Have you ever bought a ticket from a tout?
One of the pools at the Olympics has turned green and the Irish are getting blamed
Belief but no expectations yet: Murphy family quietly proud of Annalise in her quest for Olympic glory
Rio Olympics: Thieves are using old tricks to steal from tourists
Rio 2016 liveblog: Day 4
World rugby stars hail Caslick as Aussie women claim sevens gold against Kiwis
Battle for bronze: 'It was windy, it was cold and we were two points behind the Germans'
Irishman arrested in connection with touting at Olympics was selling tickets for €7,200 say police
Patience is a virtue on Ireland's Olympic hockey journey
The power of the Olympics: 'If the lads do well, it will change the sport in Ireland forever'
Irishman arrested in Rio on suspicion of ticket touting
Two people have been shot dead at Olympics sites in Rio de Janeiro
This woman went above and beyond so a man could see his son compete in the Olympics
Comedy genius Paddy Barnes taunts McIlroy with Wozniacki selfie
In photos: The opening ceremony of the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro
Ireland’s teen gymnast is getting by with a little help from some unlikely friends
Riot police disperse protesters with tear gas as Olympic torch-bearer moons crowd in Rio
Meet Ireland's Olympic team: Gary and Paul O'Donovan
Zika, crime waves and political unrest - What's the truth about what Irish fans will face in Rio?
The time is now: 5 athletes who are ready to light up the Rio Olympics
Meet Ireland's Olympic team: Pádraig Harrington
Harrington: Winning Olympic gold would add more to my career than a fourth Major
'It's my decision' - Irish swimmer Ryan defiant amid allegiance switch criticism
'Realistically we can come home with 8 medals': Paddy Barnes has huge confidence in Irish boxing team
'I'd blame his PR team for talking shite': Paddy Barnes on McIlroy's Olympics no-show
Rio drug dealers have been using the Olympics logo on products
'I was scared s**tless but I needed to do something about it and sport was the only option'
'People said ‘are you mad?'' - Ex-hockey star O'Flynn eyes Olympic 7s
'I have cried tears & spilled blood in trying to qualify for Rio' - reacting to Rory's decision
Steph Curry is skipping the 2016 Rio Olympics
Gunmen run wild in Rio tourist spots ahead of Olympics
Rory McIlroy could snub the Olympics due to Zika fears
Rio Olympics sets record - in free condoms
Brazil's president could be out on her ear - here's why