Sports List Rio 2016 Olympics Games

Complete List of sports and their detail that is going to be played in Rio 2016 Olympics Games.
The Summer Olympics 2016 is going to be held in Maracana Stadium located in Rio de Janeiro. It will continue from 5 August to 21 August 2016. There is no doubt that it is one of the major international multi-sport event that will take place in Rio de Janeiro Brazil. Almost all countries of the world will be participating in this event. Approximately 10500 athletes from different nations will be competing in this Olympic Games for the first time in South America.

Approximately there are 55 sports that is scheduled to be played during Rio 2016 Olympics Games.

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Complete List of Rio 2016 Olympics Games.

Gymnastics: Generally, the main eight countries fit the bill for the group last, the main 24 gymnasts contending on every one of the six occasions make the inside and out conclusive (most extreme two for every nation) and the main eight for each occasion make each of the six contraption finals (greatest two for every nation). The U.S. has qualified into the group last at the last four Olympics and put two men in the overall last at the last three.

Same as the men, it has truly been the main eight countries, main 24 all-around gymnasts and main eight for each the four devices. The U.S. continuously qualifies into the group and all-around finals.

Swimming: The men's 4x100m free-form transfer has generally been a marquee occasion. A few groups could figure the decorations, including ruling Olympic champion France, World champion Australia, the U.S. what's more, host country Brazil. In the event that Michael Phelps makes his fifth Olympic group, this figures to be his first day of rivalry. Katie Ledecky could go for her first individual gold of the Games in the 400m free (she's the world record holder)

Fencing:  American Mariel Zagunis took gold in 2004 and 2008 yet sorrowfully dropped to fourth in 2012, subsequent to conveying the U.S. banner into the Opening Ceremony.

Rugby: The primary rugby decorations since 1924 will be granted, however this is the first run through rugby sevens has been a piece of the Olympics.

Look out for Fiji, which has never won an Olympic award in any game yet is positioned second in this present season's World Series.

Judo: In 2012, Kayla Harrison turned into the main U.S. Olympic judo champion. She's since missed a year because of knee surgery and was beaten at the 2014 World Championships, by Brazilian opponent Mayra Aguiar.

Shooting:  In London, Kim Rhode turned into the main American to win singular awards in five straight Olympics. In 2014, another American, Brandy Drozd, won the World Championship and Rhode missed the platform.

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Track and Field: Jamaica's Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce took gold in 2008 and 2012. No lady has won the same individual olympic style events occasion three straight times. The U.S. could have decoration dangers in the men's long bounce and 10,000m (preparing accomplices Britain's Mo Farah and American Galen Rupp went one-two in London). Extraordinary Britain right now has three decoration contenders in the heptathlon that completions up, including London champion Jessica Ennis-Hill, returning from labor.

Usain Bolt could attempt to end up the main Olympic men's runner to win the same individual occasion three straight times. The last two Olympic 400m champions could likewise go head to head for gold — Grenada's Kirani James and American LaShawn Merritt.

Tennis:  Rafael Nadal and Andy Murray won the last two gold awards. That implies an Olympic title is one of the glaring gaps on the résumés of Novak Djokovic and Roger Federer.

Serena Williams took gold at Wimbledon in 2012. No singles player has ever rehashed as Olympic champion.

Golf:  The principal Olympic golf decorations since 1904 will be honored at the finish of the 72-gap stroke-play competition.

Beach Volleyball:  The Copacabana Beach venue will shake if a Brazilian pair achieves the last. American Kerri Walsh Jennings eyes her fourth straight gold, this time with new accomplice April Ross supplanting the resigned Misty May-Treanor.

Water Polo: The U.S. at long last took gold in 2012 after silver in 2000, bronze in 2004 and silver in 2008. The Americans caught the 2014 FINA World Cup, drove by FINA Player of the Year Maggie Steffens.

Wrestling: American Jordan Burroughs won gold in 2012 and the World Championship in 2013 be that as it may, in 2014, lost interestingly since 2009 and settled for bronze at Worlds with a harm. Just two U.S. wrestlers have won gold awards in continuous Olympics.

Soccer: Will Brazil, perhaps led by Neymar, make it to the gold-medal game at the Maracanã with a shot at winning its first Olympic men’s soccer title?


Triathlon: American Gwen Jorgensen is presently a staggering top pick, having won seven straight World Triathlon Series occasions. Marathon has been a piece of the Olympic system since 2000, and the U.S. has gathered one award, a bronze in 2004.

Diving: The game's marquee occasion is the remainder of eight in the Olympic jumping program. In 2012, American David Boudia won the principal U.S. plunging gold since 2000. Just like the case four years back, he's as of now gazing toward Chinese jumpers in the keep running up to the Olympics.

Volleyball: This is one of the most coveted gold medals for the host nation. Brazil won gold in 2004 and silver in 2008 (behind the U.S.) and 2012.

Boxing: Claressa Shields has not lost since she became the first U.S. Olympic women’s boxing champion at London 2012.

Basketball: The U.S. will go for its third straight gold and ought to be intensely supported. Spain took silver in 2008 and 2012 however lost in the 2014 World Cup quarterfinals to France.

Rowing: The U.S. won gold at the last two Olympics and the 2014 World Championships.

Some Others sports that is also part of Rio Olympics 2016 Games

  • archery
  • badminton
  • canoe slalom
  • canoe sprint
  • cycling BMX
  • cycling mountain bike
  • cycling road
  • cycling track
  • equestrian/dressage
  • equestrian/eventing
  • equestrian/jumping
  • field hockey
  • gymnastics artistic
  • gymnastic rhythmic
  • handball
  • modern pentathlon
  • sailing
  • table tennis
  • taekwondo
  • weightlifting
  • trampoline
  • alpine skiing
  • biathlon
  • bobsleigh
  • cross-country skiing
  • curling
  • figure skating
  • freestyle skiing
  • ice hockey
  • luge
  • Nordic combined
  • short track speed skating, skeleton
  • ski jumping
  • snowboard and
  • speed skating

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