From November 2014

Olympic links: 26 November, 2014

British athletes meet Rio mascot

Leading pro cycling teams form new group, Shiffrin and Vonn talk rivalry, badminton signs IOC anti-corruption deal, Chinese officials defend Sun Yang's ban, Ali Brownlee has 'massive party' on Great Ethiopian Run, and US figure skaters get bronze medals 50 years after their event.

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Olympic links: 25 November, 2014

Ryan Lochte

BBC Sports Personality shortlist, China reveals swim star had doping ban, Taylor wins fifth boxing world gold in a row, Rio to host 2016 fencing Worlds, Els says Rio would be 'icing on the cake', two famed Olympic ice hockey coaches die, Gus Kenworthy's Sochi puppies 'doing well'.

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Olympic links: 24 November, 2014

Rio 2016 mascots

Rio 2016's mascots, Washington DC 2024 bid map, athletes support protest against Doha 2019 Worlds, British boxers reach world finals in Korea, 45,000 see England women's Wembley debut, kiteboarding's latest Olympic inclusion plan, and 75-year-old "snowboarding grandma".

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Olympic links: 21 November, 2014

Canadian skiing kit

San Francisco wants in for 2024, defending champ Marshall crashes out of boxing Worlds, Dani King's agent laments potholes, Bermuda reportedly the next America's Cup venue, slopestyle champion's chainsaw habit, swim relay data, Tokyo cuts 2020 costs estimate, and could Le Tour be trimmed?

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Olympic links: 20 November, 2014

Charlotte Dujardin on big screen

Dujardin is Sportswoman of the Year, Qatar looks to Olympic bid, Rio will hold some athletics finals in the morning but swimming schedule criticised, US boxer wins Worlds bout in 11 seconds, presidential hopeful says equestrian must change, and Bach threatens to delete Vanessa-Mae from Olympics.

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Olympic links: 19 November, 2014

Doha 2019

2019 World Athletics go to Doha, IOC opens up bidding to whole regions and countries, US boxer wants 'redemption' bout with Brit, Uganda snowboarder documentary trailer out, Aussie swimmer infuriates officials by choosing unknown coaches, will North Korea host weightlifting Worlds?

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Olympic links: 18 November, 2014

Beach wrestling

Eugene still 'confident' as 2019 World Athletics host revealed today, Russia on form at women's boxing Worlds, Dani King out of hospital, shortlist for best equestrian athlete of 2014, Bode Miller out till January after back surgery, Austria's 'ski champion factory', and Rio's interesting open-water swim scheduling.

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Olympic links: 17 November, 2014

Commonwealth taekwondo champion Adrian Wagstaffe

Female pilots make international four-man bob debut, Lin Dan shocked in Super Series, Scott Brash wins Global Champions Tour, women's boxing Worlds begin, "too early" for women's minimum wage in pro cycling, Rio extends volunteer deadline, and Fiji keeps losing rugby sevens players.

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Olympic links: 14 November, 2014

Female Olympic champions from London 2012

Vanessa-Mae challenges ski ban, Tiger Woods' Rio prospects on the slide, Ennis-Hill makes Ched Evans stance clear, bobsleigh's husband-and-wife team needs $10,000, British Ski & Snowboard season preview, young swimmers heading to Japan, Chile's "volcano race" marathon, and a rundown of movies with an Olympic theme.

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Olympic links: 13 November, 2014

Team GB Sochi 2014 meeting room

Thai Olympic committee to 'be more careful' after Vanessa-Mae, badminton drugs test rocks Malaysia, GB could return to boxing World Series, company makes jeans specifically for track-cyclist thighs, Jeff Goldblum marries rhythmic gymnast, and Israel plans curling dynasty.

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