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  1. Rory McIlroy chooses to play for Ireland in 2016 Rio Olympics

    After months of indecision over who to represent, Rory McIlroy announced Wednesday that he will play for Ireland -- not Britain -- at the 2016 Olympics in Rio de Janeiro.

    Story | Conversation | June 18, 2014
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  4. 2016 Summer Games -- Rio de Janeiro officials award contract for ...

    A contract has finally been awarded for construction on the long-delayed second major venue complex for the 2016 Olympics in Rio de Janeiro.

    Story | Conversation | June 04, 2014
  5. Work on 2016 Rio Olympics golf course could be halted

    Like other delayed venues for the beleaguered Rio 2016 Olympics, work on the golf course has fallen behind schedule.

    Story | Conversation | May 31, 2014
  6. IOC vice president John Coates says Rio Olympic preparations are ...

    International Olympic Committee vice president John Coates has slammed Rio's preparations for the 2016 Olympics, saying they are "the worst I have experienced."

    Story | Conversation | April 29, 2014
  7. Golf official worried by course construction delays in Rio de Jan...

    Construction on the golf course for the 2016 Olympics in Rio de Janeiro remains way behind schedule, putting in jeopardy a planned test tournament next year, according to the head of the International Golf 'Federation.

    Story | Conversation | March 27, 2014
  8. Michael Phelps vague about possible comeback for 2016 Olympics

    When Michael Phelps walked away from swimming after the London Olympics, he was adamant about one thing: His career was over.

    Story | Conversation | July 29, 2013
  9. Architect -- 2016 Olympic golf course in Rio de Janeiro on pace f...

    Construction on the golf course to be used by the 2016 Olympics in Rio de Janeiro is on pace for a test event about a year before the Summer Games, architect Gil Hanse said on Thursday.

    Story | Conversation | July 25, 2013
  10. espnW -- Val Ackerman chats with Joe Steranka on golf in her late...

    Val Ackerman

    What is the state of women's golf? What does its in inclusion in the Olympics mean? Val Ackerman talks to recent CEO of PGA of America Joe Steranka about this and more in her latest Man Up column.

    Story | Conversation | July 12, 2013
  11. Rules may dictate Rory McIlroy's Olympic choice, R&A's Peter Daws...

    Royal & Ancient chief executive Peter Dawson is looking into regulations that could keep Rory McIlroy from choosing which team he represents in the 2016 Olympics.

    Story | Conversation | April 23, 2013
  12. Work begins on 2016 Olympic golf course in Rio de Janeiro

    Work has finally begun on the 2016 Olympic golf course after delays caused by a legal dispute over ownership of the site.

    Story | Conversation | March 20, 2013
  13. Rio Games golf course's readiness in jeopardy

    Gil Hanse, the designer for the 2016 Olympic Games course, said Thursday that his design team is "right up against the deadline now" to get the layout ready for test tournaments scheduled for 2015.

    Story | Conversation | March 07, 2013
  14. Graeme McDowell calls for help to settle Olympic debate

    Graeme McDowell wants some help in deciding which country he should represent at the 2016 Olympics in Rio de Janeiro.

    Story | Conversation | October 25, 2012
  15. Michael Phelps more valuable in retirement

    Darren Rovell

    As pundits debate whether Michael Phelps will resist the temptation of returning for the 2016 Olympics, there's one more factor that should convince him to stay out of the pool: He can make more money in retirement. While fading off into the sunse...

    Blog | August 07, 2012
  16. Judge won't block land for Olympic golf course

    Rio 2016 organizers won a legal dispute when a judge decided not to annul contracts and block construction on disputed land for the Olympic golf course.

    Story | Conversation | May 31, 2012
  17. Judge asked to block land of 2016 Olympics golf course

    A judge has been asked to annul contracts and ban work on the land where the golf course will be built for the 2016 Olympics.

    Story | Conversation | May 24, 2012
  18. Rio asks for design bids for 2016 Olympic golf course

    Rio organizers are asking architects interested in designing the golf course for the 2016 Olympics to submit proposals this month, with a winner to be picked before Christmas.

    Story | Conversation | October 17, 2011