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Seven super-intense Olympic finishes

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Seven super-intense Olympic finishes

GB sprinter Adam Gemili has said that he's 'gutted' after missing out on medal in the men's 200m final by a matter of milliseconds. But he's not the first to be so near and yet so far...

BMX: Speed, power and tricks... just don't fall off

BMX: Speed, power and tricks... just don't fall off

GB's track cyclists have dominated at Rio, but it's not all about the velodrome. BMX fans tell us what's so great about the sport.

16 facts about GB gymnast Amy Tinkler

16 facts about GB gymnast Amy Tinkler

Team GB's youngest Olympian in Rio has won a bronze medal. Here are 16 things you might not know about the sensational 16-year-old.

Comments: Your weekend's Olympic highlight

Comments: Your weekend's Olympic highlight

It's been an action-packed, and medal-packed, weekend at the Rio Olympics for Team GB. What was your best bit?

How Jazz Carlin celebrated her silvers

How Jazz Carlin celebrated her silvers

The silver medallist tells Newsround how it feels to bag not one, but two silver medals in her first ever Olympics - and her first treat after winning!

'Anything but gold is a disappointment'

'Anything but gold is a disappointment'

GB's team pursuit male cycling stars tell Newsround about the pressure to win gold and how they're hoping their success will spread "a little bit of inspiration" back home.

GB's first female trampoline medallist

GB's first female trampoline medallist

Bryony Page tells Newsround she wants more to kids to take up trampolining after bouncing her way into the history books as the first British woman to win an Olympic medal in the sport.

Gold glory for Team GB rowers

Gold glory for Team GB rowers

Great Britain rowers Helen Glover and Heather Stanning have defended their Olympic gold by winning the women's pair at Rio 2016.

'We were ready to settle for silver'

'We were ready to settle for silver'

Team GB divers Jack Laugher and Chris Mears tell Newsround that they were ready to settle for a silver before winning gold in the men's synchronised 3m springboard.

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Grainger's five medals at five Olympics

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Grainger's five medals at five Olympics

We look back at rower Katherine Grainger's five medals at five Olympics, as she becomes Team GB's most successful female Olympian ever.

Comments: Which Olympic sport would you do?

Comments: Which Olympic sport would you do?

We asked you, if you were competing in the Olympics, which sport would you do? Here are some of your comments.

Team GB win two golds and four bronzes

Team GB win two golds and four bronzes

Kayaker Joe Clarke and divers Jack Laugher and Chris Mears win gold for Team GB on day five of the Rio Olympics.

Guide: What is cupping, find out here

Guide: What is cupping, find out here

A number of Olympic athletes have been competing in Rio with large red circles on their skin - but what are they and why have they got them?

Cyclist Chris Froome claims bronze medal

Cyclist Chris Froome claims bronze medal

Team GB cyclist has won the bronze medal in the time trial in Rio.

Backshall 'will cry' if fiancée Glover wins gold

Backshall 'will cry' if fiancée Glover wins gold

CBBC star Steve Backshall tells Newsround he will "cry like a baby" if fiancée, Team GB rower Helen Glover, wins gold at the Rio Olympics.

'Our sister is an Olympic athlete'

'Our sister is an Olympic athlete'

The sisters of weightlifter Rebekah Tiler tell Newsround what it's like to have a sibling competing at the Rio Olympics.

Williams knocked out of Olympics

Williams knocked out of Olympics

Defending Olympic champion Serena Williams has been knocked out of Rio 2016.

Quiz: Can you name the Olympic country?

Quiz: Can you name the Olympic country?

Can you match the Olympic facts to the country? Take the quiz to see if you're ready for Rio 2016!

Adam Peaty wins Great Britain's first gold

Adam Peaty wins Great Britain's first gold

The swimmer smashes his own world record to take Olympic gold in the men's 100m breaststroke.

Where do Team GB go to rest, eat and chill?

Where do Team GB go to rest, eat and chill?

BBC sport reporter Ore Oduba has been for a look around the Olympic village in Rio, Brazil, where Team GB will be living for the next few weeks.

Daley on his mission for Olympic gold

Daley on his mission for Olympic gold

Team GB diver Tom Daley talks about his quest to win gold at the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

Murray picked as GB's Rio flag bearer

Murray picked as GB's Rio flag bearer

Olympic and Wimbledon champion Andy Murray will carry the flag for Team GB at Friday's Rio 2016 opening ceremony.

Super strong Rebekah Tiler ready for Rio

Super strong Rebekah Tiler ready for Rio

Seventeen-year-old Rebekah Tiler is heading to this summer's Rio Olympics as Team GB's only female weightlifter. Ricky went to meet her.

Rio's race to clean polluted water

Rio's race to clean polluted water

Just days before the start of the Olympics, a study finds that host city Rio de Janeiro's waterways are filthy, and even contaminated with human waste.

Three unusual Olympic sports explained

Three unusual Olympic sports explained

Watch our HANDY guide to three of the more unusual Olympic sports at Rio 2016 - synchronised swimming, table tennis and equestrian dressage.

Russian Rio Olympics ban upheld

Russian Rio Olympics ban upheld

Judges have upheld the ban on Russia's track and field team competing at the 2016 Rio Olympics.

Inside Team GB's Olympic training camp

Inside Team GB's Olympic training camp

BBC reporter David McDaid takes a look around Team GB's Olympic training camp in Belo Horizonte, Brazil.

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Six sensational Olympians through the years

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Six sensational Olympians through the years

There's just over a week until the Rio Olympics officially kick off, so we're taking a look at six of the most sensational Olympians of all time.

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Athletes to watch out for at Rio 2016

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Athletes to watch out for at Rio 2016

Get yourself ready for Rio with Newsround's daily pick of medal hopefuls and athletes to watch from around the world at this year's Olympics...

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Olympic and Paralympic Games' mascots

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Olympic and Paralympic Games' mascots

The mascots for the 2018 Winter Olympic and Paralympic Games have just been unveiled but how well do know the mascots from the previous games?

Kids' messages in Team GB suits

Kids' messages in Team GB suits

Children's good luck messages have been printed inside suits that Team GB will be wearing at the Olympics.

Rio Olympics 2016: In numbers

Rio Olympics 2016: In numbers

The 2016 Rio Olympics are just round the corner - here's what you need to know in numbers.