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Wednesday, August 24, 2016
Ashley Facey Thompson is off to the Rio Paralympics (pic: Morten Olsen)

Newham resident to take part in table tennis in Rio

Great Britain's Christine Ohuruogu, Emily Diamond, Eilidh Doyle and Anyika Onuora receive their bronze medals for the 4x400m relay at the Olympic Stadium (pic: Martin Rickett/PA)

Team GB women make podium in 4x400m event

Great Britain's Daryll Neita, Dina Asher-Smith, Desiree Henry and Asha Philip celebrate after winning bronze in the women's 4 x 100m relay at the Olympic Stadium (pic: Martin Rickett/PA)

Ellington, Gemili miss out in men’s final

Team GB's Adam Gemili (far right) in the Olympic 200m final with, from left, France's Christophe Lemaitre, Jamaica's Usain Bolt, USA's Lashawn Merritt, Canada's Andre Degrasse and Panama's Alonso Edward (pic: Martin Rickett/PA)

Sprinter misses 200m bronze by 0.001sec

Last year's finalists for the greenkeeper of the year awayd (pic: BIGGA)

Youngster nominated for national award

Great Britain's Adam Gemili (right) in action during the 200m semi-final at the Olympic Stadium (pic: Mike Egerton/PA)

Mitchell-Blake misses out

Great Britain's Cindy Ofili (left) and Tiffany Porter (right) after the 100m hurdles final at the Olympic Stadium (pic: Mike Egerton/PA)

Porter finishes seventh in 100m hurdles final

Great Britain's Mo Farah during the men's 5000m heats at the Rio Olympics (pic: Mike Egerton/PA)

The Great Britain star was clipped but stayed on his feet in heat

Great Britain's Nethaneel Mitchell-Blake competes in his first round heat of the men's 200m at the Olympic Stadium (pic: Mike Egerton/PA)

Team GB sprinters eased through heats in Rio

Great Britain's Robert Grabarz competes in the high jump final at the Olympic Stadium in Rio (pic: Mike Egerton/PA Wire)

Beagle misses medal on countback

Justin Hitchman in action for Essex Leopards (pic: Paul Phillips)

Big man returns to Big Cats

Great Britain's Christine Ohuruogu (centre) failed to qualify for the 400m final at the Rio Olympics (pic: Mike Egerton/PA)

Beagles clubmate Grabarz into high jump final

Matthew Doe, 14, competes in international games and trains at Gidea Park tennis club

A community tennis club is coaching the next generation of first-class players to hit some balls at the highest competition levels.

Great Britain's Mo Farah with his gold medal after defending his Olympic 10,000m title in Rio (pic: Owen Humphreys/PA)

Newham & Essex Beagles star defends 10,000m title in Rio

Great Britain's Christine Ohuruogu during the women's 400m heats (pic: Martin Rickett/PA)

Beagles clubmate Ellington misses out in 100m

Great Britain's Asha Philip in action in the 100m at the Rio Olympic Games (pic; Martin Rickett/PA)

Sprinter secures spot on Olympic debut

Rio 2016: Willmott relishing Rio experience

Wednesday, August 10, 2016
Great Britain's Aimee Willmott competing in the heats of the women's 200m butterfly at the Rio Olympics (pic: Owen Humphreys/PA)

UEL student misses out on 200m butterfly final

Lawrence Okolie relaxes with team-mate Nicola Adams at the Rio Olympics (pic: David Davies/PA)

Heavyweight beaten by classy Cuban

Great Britain's Colin Oates (right) during his 66kg bout against France's Killian le Blouch at the Rio Olympics (pic: Owen Humphreys/PA)

Controversial defeat for judo hopeful

Rio 2016: Okolie wins boxing opener

Sunday, August 7, 2016
Team GB boxers Nicola Adams MBE (left), Antony Fowler (centre) and Lawrence Okolie at the team training camp in Belo Horizonte, Brazil (pic: Owen Humphreys/PA)

Heavyweight hope ready for rematch with Cuban

Great Britain's Aimee Willmott in the 400m individual medley heats at the Olympic Aquatics Stadium in Rio (pic: Owen Humphreys/PA)

World record broken in 400m medley

Great Britain's Ashley McKenzie in action against Turkey's Oslo Bekir in the under-60kg judo competition at the Rio Olympics (pic; Owen Humphreys/PA)

Slender loss to world champion ends hopes

Hockey World League tickets on sale

Saturday, August 6, 2016
England players celebrate a goal at the Unibet EuroHockey Championships (pic: England Hockey)

England to return to Olympic Park action

The London 2012 Olympics opening ceremony was an inspirational sight (pic: Lee Power)

Let the Olympic Games begin!

Tom Davis will continue to captain London Raiders during the 2016/17 season (pic: John Scott)

Club counting down to new National League season

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