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08-05 Opening ceremony celebrates Brazil to open Games
2. 08-06 Thrasher wins first gold medal of Rio Olympics Rio de Janeiro
D. 08-07 Paralympics 2016: Russian athletes banned after doping scandal Rio de Janeiro
4. 08-07 Michael Phelps wins 19th Olympic gold Rio de Janeiro
5. 08-09 Michael Phelps extends his tally to 21 Olympic golds
G. 08-10 Kohei Uchimura retains Olympic crown in all-around gymnastics final Rio de Janeiro
7. 08-11 Michael Phelps makes history to win 22nd Olympic gold
I. 08-11 Simone Biles wins all-around gold at Rio Games in US one-two Rio de Janeiro

  Thrasher wins first gold medal of Rio Olympics  Virginia Thrasher of the U.S. won the women’s 10m air rifle gold medal as she defeated China’s Du Li with a final round total of 208.0   Paralympics 2016: Russian athletes banned after doping scandal  Russian athletes are banned from competing at the Rio Paralympics following the country's doping scandal. The Russians will appeal Dutch rider crashes hard near finish line   Michael Phelps wins 19th Olympic gold  The 31-year-old, who quit the sport after the 2012 Games, was back with a bang in Rio as USA eased to victory in the 4x100 freestyle relay Lilly King wins gold in 100m breaststroke, calls out Yulia Efimova Michael Phelps extends his tally to 21 Olympic golds   Record-breaking Phelps extended his tally to 21 Olympic gold medals as he won individual and team titles on day four at Rio 2016 Brazil Senate votes for Rousseff impeachment trial Kohei Uchimura retains Olympic crown in all-around gymnastics final  A virtuoso performance from the 27-year-old ensured gold in the men's all-around gymnastics final Wednesday for the second Games in successi... Kyle Chalmers makes Olympic history on golden night for Australia Michael Phelps makes history to win 22nd Olympic gold Map of Olympic Aquatics Stadium Rio de Janeiro Brazil  The US star claimed the 22nd Olympic gold of his Olympic career after powering past the opposition in the final of the 200-meter individual medley Simone Biles wins all-around gold at Rio Games in US one-two  The US star showed just why she's the talk of town with another sublime showing to win gold in the women's all-around final Rio Olympics: Bulgarian Silvia Danekova fails drugs test Joseph Schooling beats Michael Phelps in 100m butterfly Michael Phelps bows out of Games with gold in men's relay Map of Olympic Aquatics Stadium Rio de Janeiro Brazil
Venezuelan campaign passes first hurdle   National election council has announced its approval of the first step in an opposition campaign to recall President Nicola Maduro   Opening ceremony celebrates Brazil to open Games Map of Maracana stadium Rio de Janeiro Brazil


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Aug.1   Venezuela  
Aug.3  Rio de Janeiro  Protest mars Olympic torch Rio arrival ahead of ceremony
Aug.4  Rio de Janeiro  Rio 2016 Olympics: 271 Russian athletes cleared to compete
Aug.5   Rio de Janeiro  
  The 2016 Olympics have been formally opened with a colourful and pulsating ceremony at Rio's Maracana stadium
 Broadcast to an audience of 3 billion, it celebrated Brazil's history, culture and natural beauty, before former runner Vanderlei de Lima lit the cauldron. The build-up has been played out against a deep recession and political protests in Brazil
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 Rio de Janeiro  Gymnast Samir Ait Said breaks leg during Olympic vault
Aug.7   Rio de Janeiro  
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 Rio de Janeiro  Resurgent del Potro tops No. 1 Djokovic in Olympic 1st round
Aug.8   Rio de Janeiro
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  He won his 23rd Olympic gold in what looks like being his final Games. Phelps, 31, secured his fifth gold of Rio 2016 to set a new Games record.    Britain finished 2.71 seconds adrift, with Australia in third. USA ...
  Rio de Janeiro   Great Britain's Mo Farah repeats as Olympic 10,000-meter champion   Farah won the men’s 10,000 meters in 27:05.17 to defend his Olympic gold medal from the 2012 London Games   Rio de Janeiro Elaine Thompson wins 100m gold, Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce third   Rio de Janeiro Puig wins women's tennis final, the first Olympic gold for Puerto Rico Aug.14   Rio de Janeiro Jemima Sumgong wins women's marathon for Kenya   Rio de Janeiro US swimmer Ryan Lochte and three others robbed   Rio de Janeiro     Usain Bolt wins 100m gold, Justin Gatlin second Map of Olympic Stadium Rio de Janeiro Brazil  Jamaica's Usain Bolt became the first athlete to win three Olympic 100m titles by beating American Justin Gatlin   Rio de Janeiro   Andy Murray defeats Juan Martin del Potro for second Olympic gold  Murray won the match 7–5, 4–6, 6–2, 7–5 and made history by becoming the first person to win back-to-back Olympic gold   Rio de Janeiro Justin Rose Wins Olympic Golf Event Aug.15   Rio de Janeiro Kenya's David Rudisha remains the king of 800 meters   Rio de Janeiro Thiago Braz da Silva wins Brazil's second gold medal of Games Aug.16   Brazil Sweden ousts Brazil in penalty kicks to reach women's soccer final   Rio de Janeiro Simone Biles wins fourth Olympic gold on floor Aug.18   Rio de Janeiro   Olympics: US swimmers not robbed - police chief
  Four US swimmers who said they had been robbed in Rio de Janeiro were not victims of crime, the head of the city's civil police has insisted
  Rio de Janeiro US swimmers stopped at Rio airport
  Rio de Janeiro US women make it 1-2-3 at Rio in 100m hurdles   Rio de Janeiro Arrested OCI chief Pat Hickey 'to be taken to police station'   Rio de Janeiro 15-year-old 'perfectionist' wins Olympic diving gold for China   Rio de Janeiro   Usain Bolt wins 200m gold, his eighth Olympic gold   Bolt won the men's 200m to claim his second Rio 2016 gold, his eighth at an Olympics, and keep alive his hopes of an unprecedented 'treble t... Aug.19   Rio de Janeiro   Usain Bolt wins ninth Olympic gold as Jamaica take 4x100m relay Map of Olympic Stadium Rio de Janeiro Brazil  Usain Bolt ended his Olympic career by claiming an unprecedented 'triple triple' and his ninth gold as Jamaica won the 4x100m relay final in Rio   Rio de Janeiro Germany pips Sweden to Olympic women's football gold   Rio de Janeiro United States women win gold in 4x100-meter relay Aug.20   Rio de Janeiro   Brazil beat Germany on penalties to win men's football gold   Neymar scored the winning penalty as hosts Brazil beat Germany 5-4 on penalties in Rio to win their first men's Olympic football gold medal   Rio de Janeiro Great Britain's Mo Farah wins 5,000m & 10,000m 'double double'   Rio de Janeiro Caster Semenya wins 800m gold for South Africa   USA Swimmer Ryan Lochte says sorry to Brazilians   Rio de Janeiro Joy of six as US wins women's basketball gold in Rio Aug.21   Rio de Janeiro   Spectacular closing ceremony as Olympic flag goes to Tokyo Map of Maracana Rio de Janeiro Brazil  The Rio Olympics ended with a spectacular carnival-inspired closing ceremony, and the official handover to 2020 hosts Tokyo   Rio de Janeiro     USA beat Serbia in men's basketball to win last gold of Games  The United States' men's basketball team thrashed Serbia 96-66 to win the final gold medal of the 2016 Olympics   Rio de Janeiro   Marathon man Eliud Kipchoge completes Kenya double  Kipchoge won marathon gold on the final day of competition at the Rio Olympics to maintain his dominance in the grueling distance event Aug.23   Rio de Janeiro Russia banned from Paralympic Games Aug.24   Cuba     Colombia and Farc rebels sign historic peace agreement Map of Havana Cuba
  The government and the Farc rebel group have signed a historic peace accord, putting an end to more than five decades of conflict
Aug.25   Bolivia Bolivia minister killed by protesting miners Aug.28   Colombia     Definitive ceasefire takes effect in Colombia after 52 years   A ceasefire has come into effect between the main leftist rebel group and the government, ending one of the world's longest insurgencies Aug.31   Brazil     Brazil President Dilma Rousseff removed from office by Senate Map of Brasilia Brazil
  Senate has voted to remove Rousseff from office for manipulating the budget. It puts an end to the 13 years in power of her left-wing Workers' Party





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