Olympic Sevens: Great Britain Look Promising On Day Two

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Olympic Sevens Women’s competition continued at the Deodoro Stadium today, with the games capturing the hearts of the global audience. The action reached new heights, teams beginning to peak for the final day, as Great Britain look promising as teams head in the medal round of competition. Great Britain Look Promising on Day Two The British thrashed […] READ MORE


Olympics Sevens: Top Guns Cruise Through on Day One

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The Olympic Women’s Rugby Sevens Competition kicked off in style, at the picturesque Deodoro Stadium. All three of the Pools opened the tournament, as the Top Guns cruise through on Day One. After a 92-year wait, fans enjoyed the return of rugby to the ‘Holy Grail’ of sports. Ever since the International Olympic Committee gave it’s […] READ MORE


Rio 2016: Can Anyone Prevent a Murray vs Djokovic Gold Medal Match?

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Following a number of high-profile withdrawals, the men’s singles draw for the Rio Olympics has now been finalised. Despite diminished numbers, there are still plenty of top class players in the competition. That said, can anyone prevent what seems like an inevitable gold medal match between Andy Murray and Novak Djokovic? The short answer is, […] READ MORE



Fijiana Underdogs in Pool A: Olympic Sevens

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With less then a day until the opening ceremony of the 2016 Rio Olympics, the excitement is building for the game of Rugby Sevens. The return of rugby to the Holy Grail of sport is finally here and the Women’s Olympic Sevens competition is ready to go. With Fijiana underdogs in Pool A beside the United […] READ MORE


2016 Rio Olympics Men’s Basketball Preview: France

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2016 Rio Olympics Men’s Basketball Preview: France Four years ago in London, France, the French National Team entered the Olympics as one of the main contenders. A semi-final spot was certainly achievable, but France fell just short of achieving their goal. France were beaten by rival nation Spain, in the quarter finals 59-66; in a game which […] READ MORE


Rio 2016: Djokovic, Del Potro to Clash Early

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When the men’s singles draw was released for Rio, the matchup that drew the most attention was current #1 Novak Djokovic against former US Open winner Juan Martin Del Potro. This will be a rematch of their Olympic bronze medal match of the London Games in which Del Potro prevailed 7-5 6-4. Del Potro claims […] READ MORE


All Black Sevens Ready To Win Rio Gold

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The dream has almost become a reality for the All Black Sevens. As the squad enters the Olympic village, final touches are being made in Rio ahead of the 2016 Olympic Games. For Gordon Tietjens, it hasn’t been the ideal preparation for sports biggest showcase event. The All Black Sevens managed just three HSBC World […] READ MORE



Rio 2016: How will Team GB fare in Tennis?

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With the Olympics in Rio just around the corner, LWOS takes a look at how team GB may fare in tennis. Singles With the current reigning Gold medalist, and 2013 & 2016 Wimbledon champion, on the team in the form of Andy Murray, there is a very good chance of team GB retaining the Gold […] READ MORE