International Olympic Committee president Thomas Bach has vowed to keep the dopers away from Rio after positive tests were returned on 23 athletes who competed at London 2012.
Young cyclist Callum Skinner emulated his hero Sir Chris Hoy as he became the first Scot to win a gold medal at Rio 2016.
Renowned amateur jockey John Thomas McNamara has died aged 41.
Boxing great Muhammad Ali is in hospital in Arizona with what sources familiar with his condition say may be more serious problems than before.
Chris Froome has signed up for membership to a very exclusive club.
Jessica Ennis-Hill is considering a delayed arrival in Brazil ahead of the Rio Olympics due to the Zika virus.
A Scottish Commonwealth Games medallist is in a coma and fighting for her life after a motorcycle accident in Vietnam.
Six-time world snooker champion Steve Davis has announced his retirement.
Pitreavie athlete Eilidh Doyle’s Olympic dream ended in disappointment in Rio.
Sports fans are to get the chance to meet Scotland's Olympic and Paralympic stars face-to-face at a public celebration in Edinburgh.