Team GB Olympic silver

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Love, courage and solidarity: 20 essential lessons young athletes taught us this summer
Marcus Rashford, Naomi Osaka, Simone Biles and Tom Daley – from the Euros to Wimbledon to the Olympics, this season’s biggest stars have shown success is about much more than trophies

Sirin Kale

05, Aug, 2021 @5:00 AM

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Sports fans pick up the baton as Olympians are welcomed home
Thousands turn out across the country for free sports days to encourage post-Games activities

Rebecca Ratcliffe and Emily Hulme

27, Aug, 2016 @7:15 PM

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Anthony Joshua says Joe Joyce is Olympic champion ‘in spirit’ after loss
The heavyweight world champion said ‘I have never seen a lightweight, let alone a heavyweight, throw so many punches before’ while Joyce refused to criticise officials after his controversial defeat

Kevin Mitchell at Riocentro

21, Aug, 2016 @8:19 PM

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Rio is 'triathlon shangri-la' for Team GB's Brownlee brothers
Yorkshire triathletes Alistair and Jonathan Brownlee take gold and silver in ‘a wonderfully functional family drama’

Barney Ronay

18, Aug, 2016 @9:26 PM

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Laura Trott, Jason Kenny and a British Olympic triumph of central planning | Barney Ronay
Competing against Britain’s focused, ruthless menacing collection of blue lycra champs looks to be a genuinely oppressive experience for rivals

Barney Ronay in Rio de Janeiro

17, Aug, 2016 @6:52 AM

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Mark Cavendish takes rightful Olympic podium place, but moodiness remains | Owen Gibson
He missed out in Beijing and again in London four years ago, yet if this silver in Rio was third time lucky for the Manxman he didn’t quite seem to realise it

Owen Gibson in Rio de Janeiro

16, Aug, 2016 @12:06 AM

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Jason Kenny and Callum Skinner win gold and silver in individual sprint
The team sprint colleagues and Rio room-mates added to Team GB’s medal tally with a blistering battle at the Olympic Velodrome

Barry Glendenning at the Olympic Velodrome

14, Aug, 2016 @8:54 PM

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From sickbed to silver for Becky James with Olympic keirin success
Becky James took silver in the Olympic keirin, behind Holland’s Elis Ligtlee, two years after going through cancer treatment as well as knee and shoulder injuries

Helen Pidd at the Olympic Velodrome

13, Aug, 2016 @9:22 PM

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Charlotte Dujardin left disappointed despite Team GB dressage silver
Germany wrested back the Olympic dressage team title lost at London 2012 while Charlotte Dujardin, riding Valegro, qualified for Monday’s individual event

Bryan Armen Graham at the Olympic Equestrian Centre

12, Aug, 2016 @9:11 PM

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Bryony Page wins silver and first British medal in Olympic trampolining
Bryony Page won a silver, the first Olympic medal in Team GB’s history in trampolining, and her fellow Briton Kat Driscoll finished sixth

Ian Prior in Rio de Janeiro

12, Aug, 2016 @8:53 PM

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Royal Mail's Olympic postbox-painting inspires public copycat campaign
Man arrested in Hampshire for spraypainting postbox gold while fans in Lincolnshire pay tribute to hockey team's bronze

Alexandra Topping

15, Aug, 2012 @1:18 PM

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Team GB: every Olympic gold, silver and bronze medallist

From Mo Farah's double gold to the men's gymnastics team's unexpected bronze, here are Britain's medal winners of the Games

13, Aug, 2012 @7:47 AM

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