Usain Bolt says his American rivals need to shut up before major championships, adding that he’s in 9.6 secs shape and is ready to defend titles.
Olympic Games scores and results from the opening games of women’s soccer on Day 1. Brazil, USA, Germany and France all picked up victories.
Day 2 at Rio 2016 Olympic Games gets going with men’s soccer, as host nation Brazil, Mexico, Germany, Portugal and Nigeria will all be in action.
Sweden starts Rio 2016 with the victory in the women’s soccer tournament after edging South Africa 1-0 on Wednesday at the Olympic Stadium.
Live coverage of Rio 2016 starts with women’s soccer, as Sweden and South Africa get the competition under way at the Olympic Stadium. Follow LIVE!
Elaine Thompson ran with a damage hamstring injury at the JAAA Trials, but her coach says the Jamaican sprinter will be ready for Rio 2016.